OB/GYN Clinical and Surgical Updates: Staying Current and Ahead of the Curve 2023
This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options
Course Director: Christopher DeStephano, M.D., MPH., Shannon K. Laughlin-Tommaso, M.D., and Megan N. Wasson, D.O.
February 6 - 9, 2023 - Loews New Orleans Hotel - New Orleans, Louisiana
Mayo Clinic's OB/GYN practice has more than a 30-year history of conducting cutting-edge courses for practicing obstetric, gynecologic, family medicine and internal medicine providers. We are pleased to offer our fifth annual enterprise-wide clinical and surgical course drawing leading experts from Mayo Clinic Arizona, Florida, Rochester, and Mayo Clinic Health System.
**New for 2023, resident and fellow specific programming including scholarship opportunity (additional information below).**
Highlights encompassing all areas of OBGYN include practical talks, specifically:
- Preventing surgical site infection
- Contemporary fibroid care beyond hysterectomy
- Male and female infertility
- Adolescent endometriosis
- Chronic pelvic pain and vulvodynia
- Measuring patient outcomes
- Redesigning prenatal care through AI and digital tools
- Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy
Hands-on laboratories including:
- Pelvic exam for pelvic pain
- ACOG endorsed ECO course: Emergency cases in obstetrics simulations
- Laparoscopic suturing
- 4th-degree laceration repair
- Multiple gynecologic procedure skills
**Special Resident/Fellow Programming
As part of the 2023 conference, the Mayo Clinic Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology department is offering special content for residents and fellows attending the LIVE conference. We are offering a scholarship to one resident or fellow. The candidate must be in good standing in their training program, must have time/support to attend, and have a commitment to promote the CME course content on social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram) using the conference hashtag #MayoObGyn2023 to increase awareness and engage other ObGyn trainees around learning opportunities provided in the course. The scholarship will cover meeting registration including the postgraduate workshops.
To apply for the scholarship, please complete the application. Applications must be received by December 5, 2022.
This course is designed for practicing obstetricians, gynecologists, family practitioners, general internists, nurse midwives, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, residents, fellows and others who have an interest in women’s healthcare.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify surgical treatment options for adenomyoma and assess subsequent fertility outcomes
- Create a toolbox of diagnostic and therapeutic options for the care of patients with vulvodynia
- Describe the risk stratification of adnexal masses based on imaging findings
- Apply the most effective techniques to decrease surgical site infections
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
Mayo Clinic is closely monitoring COVID-19 prevalence and may adjust live course attendance limits as necessitated by CDC, public health and other relevant guidelines. Attendees are asked to comply with all live course and conference guidelines.
Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rate of $249 per night at the Loews New Orleans Hotel. In order to receive the special rates, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the cut-off date of December 30, 2022, whichever comes first. After December 30, 2022, reservations will be taken on space and rate availability.
Click here to make your reservation online. You may also call 615-340-5778 to make your reservation. Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Foundation OB/GYN Clinical Updates 2023 Course when making your reservation.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this other activity (live and livestream) for a maximum of 34.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
|Lap Suturing Workshop||2.00|
|MVA, Office and Hysteroscopy||2.00|
|Lap Suturing Advanced||2.00|
|4th Degree Laceration||2.00|
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 34.50 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has assigned up to 34.50 cognate credits to this program.
Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.
- 34.50 ACOG
- 34.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 34.50 ANCC
- 34.50 Attendance