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WOMEN’S HEALTH AND OB/GYN CARE EARN UP TO 25.25 CE HOURS

NEW ORLEANS, LA NOVEMBER 11-14, 2018


CONTEMPORARYFORUMS.COM 2018 WOMEN’S HEALTH AND OB/GYN CARE | NEW ORLEANS | NOVEMBER 11-14, 2018 | #OBGYNCARE18

YOU’RE INVITED! REGISTER NOW Join us in Las Vegas for the 2018 Women’s Health and OB/GYN Care conference. Conference Co-Chair

Conference Co-Chair

Program Manager

Patty Cason, MSN, FNP-BC Assistant Clinical Professor UCLA School of Nursing Nurse Practitioner & Consultant Planned Parenthood Los Angeles, California

Michael S. Policar, MD, MPH Clinical Professor of OB/GYN and Reproductive Sciences University of California San Francisco School of Medicine San Francisco, California

Adriana LeBer, MAOM Contemporary Forums

HIGHLIGHTS & BENEFITS

The unique and picturesque city of New Orleans is hosting the 33rd Women’s Health and OB/GYN Care in 2018. This conference focuses on the challenges clinicians face daily in their care of women in the primary care setting. Designed for NPs, CNMs, RNs, PAs and MDs, it promises to enrich the clinical knowledge and skill set of these professionals by providing evidence-based approaches and creative solutions for a variety of women’s health and obstetric issues. A stellar panel of expert speakers has been assembled to address the most relevant topics in this area of care and to challenge attendees to re-think their approaches to enhance their practice and relationship between healthcare providers and patients.

WHY THIS IS A MUST-ATTEND CE EVENT:

uu A morning preconference: Adolescent Health with Emphasis on Sexual and Reproductive Health presents a view on the issues that adolescents face, while dealing with their sexual and reproductive health, and how to diagnose and treat the clinical challenges this group of patients may encounter. uu An afternoon preconference: Health Promotion and Management of Menopausal Women is a comprehensive update on the support and promotion of menopausal women’s health that provides a wide spectrum of areas for prevention and care.

uu An exceptional combination of primary care gynecologic and obstetric topics, all-in-one conference, focusing on health issues from adolescence through menopause, which include: • The techniques to effectively implement and/or improve Patient-Centered Counseling. • The appropriate management of the contraception options available for special populations. • An overview of Women’s Health policy in 2018. • What might be missed in cervical and breast cancer screening. uu A choice of 15 Concurrent Sessions offering clinically applicable information on reproductive ethics, cardiovascular disease (CVD), transgender health, breast issues, thyroid disorders, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and other areas relevant to the women’s primary care setting. uu A visit to New Orleans, a city rich in culture, food, music and pure joy!


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

We invite all primary care providers to attend, including: uu Nurse Practitioners

uu Physicians

uu Office and Clinic Staff Nurses

uu Physician Assistants

uu Nurse-Midwives

uu You!

uu Staff Nurses and Nurse Managers

CONFERENCE OBJECTIVES: uu Examine the clinical management of common and complex challenges in women’s health, including STIs, HPV, breast disease, contraception, miscarriage, vaginitis and adolescent health. uu Explore techniques and technologies for breast and cervical screening. uu Identify primary care concerns that affect women’s well-being such as cardiovascular and mental health. uu Define the objectives, benefits and strategies of patient-centered counseling.

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CONFERENCE FACULTY Patty Cason, MSN, FNP-BC Program Co-Chair

Melissa Kottke, MD, MPH, MBA

Assistant Clinical Professor UCLA School of Nursing Nurse Practitioner & Consultant Planned Parenthood Los Angeles, California

Associate Professor Director, Jane Fonda Center for Adolescent Reproductive Health Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta, Georgia

Melanie Deal, MSN, WHNP-BC, FNP-BC

Adriana LeBer, MAOM

Nurse Practitioner, University Health Services University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, California Clinical Faculty, California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center Oakland, California

Nikole D. Gettings, RN, MSN, APRN, CNM Founder, S.H.i., Certified Nurse Midwife Memphis, TN

Jan Hastings, MD

Director, Transgender Healthcare Program Planned Parenthood Mar Monte Assistant Clinical Professor UCSF Department of Family and Community Medicine San Francisco, California

Andrew Kaunitz, MD, FACOG, NCMP

University of Florida Research Foundation Professor and Associate Chairman Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Medical Director, Director of Menopause and GYN Ultrasound Services, UF Southside Women’s Health University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville Jacksonville, Florida

Program Manager Contemporary Forums

Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA Director, Division of Infectious Diseases C. Glenn Cobbs, M.D., Endowed Professor in Infectious Diseases University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine Birmingham, Alabama

Sally K. Miller, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, AGACNPBC, AGPCNP-BC, PMHNP-BC, FAANP Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Graduate Affairs University of Nevada Las Vegas Nurse Practitioner Sahara Family Practice and iCarePsychiatry Las Vegas, Nevada

Michael S. Policar, MD, MPH Program Co-Chair

Clinical Professor of OB/GYN and Reproductive Sciences University of California San Francisco School of Medicine San Francisco, California

Christine A. Kessler, MN, CNS, ANP, BC-ADM, CDTC, FAANP Founder, Nurse Practitioner Metabolic Medicine Associates King George, Virginia

For More Faculty Information, go to www.obgynconference.com

CONFERENCE CHAIRS

Patty Cason MSN, FNP-BC

Patty Cason is a family nurse practitioner. She has practiced for 35 years in a wide variety of clinical settings and is an Assistant Clinical Professor and guest lecturer at the UCLA School of Nursing. She is contracted with numerous governmental and training agencies. Her other publications include nationally utilized clinical protocols and on-line learning courses, manuals on provision of sexual and reproductive health services and articles in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease and Emergency Physicians Monthly.

Michael Policar, MD

Michael Policar, MD, MPH, currently serves as a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, and Medical Director of UCSF Program Support and Evaluation for the Family PACT Program. Dr. Policar is a senior author of the textbook Contraceptive Technology. He currently serves on expert advisory panels of the Centers for Disease Control and the U.S. Office of Population Affairs that are developing national clinical practice guidelines for contraceptive management and is an appointed member of the California Breast and Cervical Cancer Advisory Council.


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ACCREDITATION In support of improving patient care, Contemporary Forums 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. This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive up to 25.25 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change. PRECONFERENCE A PRECONFERENCE B NURSES and 4.25 ANCC/5.1 CA NURSE BRN contact hours PRACTITIONERS 1

ANCC CERTIFIED NPs and CNSs NCC CERTIFIED NURSES AND NURSE PRACTITIONERS

4.25 ANCC/5.1 CA BRN contact hours

MAIN CONFERENCE 16.75 ANCC/20.1 CA BRN contact hours

This course provides a maximum of 7.25 pharmacotherapeutic hours toward the required 25 hours needed for ANCC recertification. Contemporary Forums conference sessions have been coded by the National Certification Corporation (NCC) for your convenience. NCC Maintenance Codes are listed here.

NURSE-MIDWIVES

4.25 hours

4.25 hours

16.75 hours

PHARMACOLOGY CREDIT FOR PRESCRIPTIVE AUTHORITY

1 hour

.75 credit

5.75 hours available

PHYSICIANS

4.25 credits

4.25 credits

16.75 credits

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

4.25 hours

4.25 hours

16.75 hours

OTHER PROFESSIONALS

4.25 hours

4.25 hours

16.75 hours

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3

4

5

6

Contemporary Forums is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #04516. (CA BRN contact hour = 50 minutes) 2 The Continuing Education Committee of the American College of Nurse-Midwives grants reciprocity status to the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) for Category 1 offerings, providing the program is relevant to nurse-midwifery. Nurse-Midwives may report up to the listed hours of credit. 3 Rx indicates pharmacology content. Because states’ requirements vary, contact your Board of Nursing and certifying agency for the specifics of individual Rx requirements. 4 Contemporary Forums designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 25.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Application for cognate credits has been filed with the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Determination of credit is pending. Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending. 1

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of the listed hours of Category I credit for completing this program. 6 You will receive a Certificate of Completion verifying your attendance at this course. Please comply with the guidelines of the appropriate boards, organizations or agencies in registering your credit. 5

Joint Accreditation Contemporary Forums is awarded Joint Accreditation to advance Interprofessional Continuing Education. Joint Accreditation is the leading model of interprofessional collaboration designed to be independent, free from commercial bias, and effective in improving the quality and safety of care delivered by the healthcare team. FOR MORE ACCREDITATION INFORMATION, CLICK HERE


CONFERENCE SCHEDULE PRECONFERENCE A: Adolescent Health with Emphasis on Sexual and Reproductive Health

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) indicates that 41% of young people have sexual intercourse and many of them will engage in sexual risk behaviors that can result in unintended health outcomes, such as avoiding the use of contraception or abuse of drugs and alcohol. This conference provides a view on the issues that adolescents face while dealing with their sexual and reproductive health and how to diagnose and treat the clinical challenges this group of patients may encounter. This Preconference will enable you to: uu Describe normal menstrual patterns, and diagnose and manage common causes for abnormal menses. uu List three facets of providing teen-friendly contraception. uu Describe how adverse childhood events may impact current behaviors in adolescents. uu Apply strategies for teen-friendly sexual and reproductive health counseling.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2018 7:00 A.M. Preconference A Registration/Continental Breakfast 8:00 Menstruation as the Fifth Vital Sign: M. Deal When is Bleeding Too Much or Too Little? (Rx = .25 hr.) 9:00 Tips for Providing Teen Friendly Contraception (Rx = .25 hr.) M. Kottke 10:00 10:15 11:15 12:15 P.M. 12:30

Refreshment Break A New Look at “Risky” Teens Case Discussions in Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health (Rx = .25 hr.) Questions and Discussion (Rx = .25 hr.) Adjourn

M. Deal M. Kottke Faculty Panel

PRECONFERENCE B: Health Promotion and Management of Menopausal Women

This comprehensive update on the support and promotion of menopausal women’s health will provide a wide spectrum of areas for prevention and care. Key issues on related conditions and disease will be addressed during this preconference, as they are common concerns that may be more prominent in the mature years. Our expert speakers will also discuss therapies and interventions that will enhance the care and management of these patients. This Preconference will enable you to: uu Define the potential conditions and diseases that directly and indirectly affect women during menopause. uu Examine how spec behaviors develop and how to implement support therapies and interventions. uu Discuss the most up-to-date therapies and intervention to manage menopause common conditions and diseases.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2018 12:15 P.M. 1:15

4:30

Preconference B Registration Management of Menopausal Symptoms: a 2018 Update (Rx = .25 hr.) Sexuality and Menopause: They Can Coexist! Refreshment Break Recognition and Treatment of Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause (Rx = .25 hr.) Case Studies in Menopause Management

5:30 5:45

Questions and Discussions (Rx = .25 hr.) Adjourn

2:15 3:15 3:30

A. Kaunitz P. Cason A. Kaunitz M. Policar Faculty Panel


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PRECONFERENCE C: Clinical Training for Nexplanon® (etonogestrel implant)

During this product training, attendees will receive hands-on training for insertion and removal procedures as well as implant localization techniques. Completion of this course will allow product ordering from authorized distributors. The training is open to advanced practice clinicians with furnishing numbers or prescribing privileges in their state and to physicians only. This is a sponsored session by Merck and Co., and does not offer credits for continuing education credit. It is the sponsor’s policy to verify all clinicians’ practice, license and eligibility information in advance of the training. Merck and Co. will contact the attendee directly if there is a problem regarding this process. Attendees are expected to be present for the entire training. Certificates of completion will not be issued to those who arrive late or leave early.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2018 7:00 A.M. Preconference C Registration 8:00 Clinical Training for Nexplanon® (etonogestrel implant) Space is limited to 40 participants. Register early! This session will reach capacity quickly! 11:00 Adjourn

MAIN CONFERENCE

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2018 7:00 A.M. Main Conference Registration/Continental Breakfast/Exhibits 8:00 Patient Centered Reproductive Goals and Contraception P. Cason Counseling 9:00 Evaluation and Management of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding A. Kaunitz in Reproductive Age Women (Rx = .5 hr.) 10:00 Refreshment Break/Exhibits 10:30 Pregnancy Prevention and Family Building for Gender J. Hastings Expansive Persons (Rx = .5 hr.) 11:30 Diagnosis and Management of Early Pregnancy Loss M. Kottke (Rx = .5 hr.) 12:30 P.M. Questions and Discussion (Rx = .25 hr.) Faculty Panel 12:45 Lunch on Your Own 1:45 Dating Violence: The Role for Women's Health Provider M. Deal 2:45 Fertility Awareness Based Methods (Rx = .25 hr.) M. Policar 3:45 Refreshment Break/Exhibits 4:00 Cervical Cancer Screening and HPV Update for N. Gettings Under-Screened Populations (Rx = .25 hr.) 5:00 Questions and Discussion (Rx = .25 hr.) Faculty Panel 5:15 Adjourn

“Great conference for providers of all experience levels to improve their skills and knowledge.” Stephanie Davis, PA-C, Pittsburgh, PA

“Sessions and speakers were very good, left me with many pearls to incorporate into my own practice.” Karen Budd, CFNP, Fairfax, VA


CONFERENCE SCHEDULE MAIN CONFERENCE

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2018

During each Concurrent Session, 3 topics are presented simultaneously in separate rooms. Sessions are limited in size and choices are assigned in the order received. Indicate your selections on the Registration Form. 7:00 A.M.

Continental Breakfast/Exhibits

8:00

CONCURRENT SESSIONS #1

9:00

#11 Depression, Anxiety and Mood Disorders Assessment and Management in Primary Care (Rx = .25 hr.) #12 Transgender Healthcare Part 1: How to Create Safe Space: Gender Affirmative Care Including Hormones (Rx = .25 hr.) #13 Ready to PrEP?: Increasing Access to HIV Prevention (Rx = .75 hr.) Session Change

9:15

CONCURRENT SESSIONS #2

S. Miller J. Hastings N. Gettings

#21 Post-Partum Thyroiditis: Endocrine Tips For Providers (Rx = .5 hr.) #22 Why am I so Tired?: Preventing Clinician Burnout

C. Kessler

M. Policar

10:15

#23 Contraception for Women with Medical Conditions and Disabilities (Rx = .5 hr.) Refreshment Break/Exhibits

10:45

CONCURRENT SESSIONS #3 #31 Update on Hypertension Management Guidelines and Protocols (Rx = .25 hr.)

S. Miller

#32 The Microbiome and Mother-Child Health: What Should Clinicians Know (Rx = .25 hr.) #33 Transgender Healthcare Part 2: Beyond the Basics: Sexuality, Fertility, Surgery (Rx = .25 hr.)

C. Kessler

11:45

Lunch on Your Own

1:00 P.M.

CONCURRENT SESSIONS #4

J. Hastings

#41 Update on Progestin-Only Contraception (Rx = .5 hr.)

P. Cason

#42 Update on Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Prevention and Management (Rx = .5 hr.) #43 Evidence-Based Prenatal Care Guidelines (Rx = .25 hr.)

J. Marrazzo

2:00

Refreshment Break

2:15

CONCURRENT SESSIONS #5

3:15

M. Deal

M. Policar

#51 Case Studies in Sexually Transmitted Infections (Rx = .25 hr.)

J. Marrazzo

#52 LARC Complications

P. Cason

#53 Coding for Reproductive Health Services

M. Policar

Adjourn

MAIN CONFERENCE

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2018 7:00 A.M. 8:00 9:00 10:00 10:15 11:15

Continental Breakfast Management of Breast Problems (Rx = .5 hr.) Wanting to Want: Controversies Surrounding Sexual Desire Refreshment Break Update on Vaginal Health (Rx = .25 hr.) Women’s Health Policy in 2018

12:15 P.M.

Questions and Discussion (Rx = .25 hr.)

12:30

Adjourn

Rx = Pharmacology Credit for Prescriptive Authority

M. Policar P. Cason J. Marrazzo M. Policar Faculty Panel


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HOST CITY: NEW ORLEANS, LA The soul of New Orleans is thriving! The birthplace of Jazz and festive home of Mardi Gras, New Orleans provides an exciting, colorful setting. Stroll through the picturesque French Quarter and view quaint Italian courtyards, sculpted fountains and sprawling Victorian mansions. Venture to Bourbon Street, the historic center of the French Quarter, known for its lively music, folklore, mystery and iconic architecture as well as its famous night life. Take in a show at Preservation Hall and hear New Orleans musicians playing jazz, explore fine antique shops and art galleries on Royal Street or stop by St. Louis Cathedral and relax as you watch the artists gather around Jackson Square. A visit to New Orleans would not be complete without sampling its world-renowned restaurants, serving the Cajun and Creole cuisine that helps define this city’s heritage. Relax with a fresh hot beignet and café au lait at Café du Monde. Enjoy celebrated restaurants, including Commander’s Palace, Emeril’s, K-Paul’s, Acme Oyster House, Tujague’s, Mother’s, and Herbsaint for a gastronomic treat. Stop by Pat O’Brien’s on Bourbon Street and try their famous libation—the Hurricane!—as you take in the local jazz scene. New Orleans offers an abundance of adventures for you to enjoy! Climb aboard the St. Charles Avenue Streetcar for a ramble uptown to the Garden District and Audubon Park and Zoo. The Swamp & Bayou Tour, plantation tours and Garden District and French Quarter Walking Tours are available through Gray Lines. The Steamboat Natchez is moored in the heart of the French Quarter and open for dockside dining and beverages. You’ll also want to visit the National World War II Museum, with its priceless artifacts, displays, oral histories and live entertainment reminiscent of the era. For dining, entertainment and sightseeing, there’s no place like New Orleans! The JW Marriott New Orleans is tucked within the heart of the city’s vibrant downtown district, just moments away from Jackson Square and the French Market. Impeccably appointed rooms and suites boast comfortable bedding, marble bathrooms and ergonomic workspaces. Feast on fire-roasted steak at Fogo de Chão or maintain your workout routine at our fitness center. Enjoy the views while taking a refreshing saltwater swim. Located at a prime French Quarter location, the JW Marriott is the downtown getaway of choice.


CONFERENCE INFORMATION TUITION

Registration must include full tuition payment or a $75 deposit to be accepted.Conference communications are sent via email. When registering please provide attendee’s best email address as some emails are filtered and blocked. Since conference registration and hotel rooms are limited, early registration is advised.

PRECONFERENCES (A OR B)

EARLY REGISTRATION* (ON/BEFORE 9/16/18)

REGULAR REGISTRATION (AFTER 9/16/18)

$170 each

$190 each

MAIN CONFERENCE NURSES, PAs, RESIDENTS^, OTHERS

$665

$695

PHYSICIANS

$765

$865

NEW GRADS+

$425

$425

* Postmarked or phone/fax/online registration and fees received on/before September 16, 2018. ^ Residents: To qualify, submit facility verification of status with registration. + New Grads (graduated 2015 or after): To qualify, submit proof of graduation date with registration. Your tuition includes continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks, Certificate of Completion and online access to posted presentation handouts before and after the conference.

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uu Attendance Rules: Registrations may not be shared. Children of any age and spouses may not attend sessions. Audio recording, video recording and livestreaming of speakers, sessions and/or attendees is strictly prohibited. Medical information presented at this conference is intended for educational purposes only and should not be considered medical advice. uu Register Online, or by Phone, Fax or Mail: (Payment or deposit is required to register.) Register only ONCE, online at www.ContemporaryForums.com, by mail or fax (800) 329-9923, or call (800) 377-7707, MondayFriday, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. (Pacific Time). Before calling, complete all registration information. uu Method of Tuition Payment: Make payment by check (payable to Contemporary Forums and enclose with Registration Form), Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express or Purchase Order. A $30 fee is charged for any returned check. Personal checks are NOT accepted at the conference. Purchase Orders must be received with registration by the conference date and include the P.O. number, invoice address, tuition, approval signature, contact name, email address and phone number.  uu Group Discounts: (Mail, fax or call in together. Online registration is not available) Tuition discounts are given to groups of 3 or more registering for the complete Main Conference. Discounts do not apply to the Preconference or New Grads. To qualify for the group discount, all registration information must be complete for all group members, payment included and forms sent together. If faxing, list all group members on cover sheet. Subtract the discount from the tuition fee. Groups may not be formed after individual registrations are received. $25 per person discount for 3 or 4 in a group $45 per person discount for 5 or more in a group uu Partial Attendance: (Online registration is not available) To register, call Contemporary Forums for tuition and CE credit for individual days. Group discounts do not apply. uu Cancellation: All cancellations will be assessed a $75 processing fee (“Fee”). Cancellations must be made in writing to info@cforums.com prior to Conference start date. Only cancellations received at least 30 days from Conference start date are eligible for refund. Attendees may use non-refunded tuition, less the Fee, towards ONE Contemporary Forums conference occurring within 12 months of original conference. ENTIRE TUITION FORFEITED FOR NO-SHOWS. uu Force Majeure: Should this conference be cancelled for any reason, including but not limited to, acts of God, labor strikes, civil unrest, or acts of terrorism, Contemporary Forums’ liability is strictly limited to full refund of registration fees paid. uu Program Changes: Contemporary Forums reserves the right to make necessary changes in speakers, topics or schedule. The most current program can be found on our website. uu Questions? Contact Contemporary Forums at (800) 377-7707, Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. (Pacific Time) or email info@cforums.com. uu ADA Needs and Special Requests: If you require special arrangements at this conference, call (504) 525-6500, at least 30 days prior to the conference.


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HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS HOTEL

SPECIAL GROUP RATES/ DATES

RESERVATIONS

JW Marriott New Orleans 614 Canal Street (Driveway Entrance on 611 Common Street) New Orleans, LA

$199 standard (from November 9 -14, 2018)

ONLINE: CLICK HERE

$199 suite (from November 11 -13, 2018)

All reservations made via the Telephone Call Center will be assessed a fee of $15 per reservation. This fee will NOT apply to reservations made via the internet.

Rates are per room and subject to prevailing state and local taxes. Book by October 15, 2018

PHONE: (888) 364-1200

For additional hotel information, call the hotel at (504) 525-6500. Attendees will make reservations directly with the Hotel via a direct web link or the telephone call center. Attendees may call the Hotel at 888-364-1200 on or before the cut-off date. Individuals must identify themselves as part of the Women’s Health and OB/GYN Care 2018 to receive the special Group rate. If reservation is guaranteed to a credit card, the first night’s guestroom and tax charge, per guestroom, will be billed immediately to the cardholder’s account. Request a confirmation number and written confirmation of your reservation.

2018 TRAVEL DISCOUNTS

Contemporary Forums has a special discount agreement with United Airlines unavailable to the general public. To obtain these special conference fares visit www.united.com or (800) 426-1122 insert Offer Code ZEFA851558. Ticketing and payment can be done directly by you or through your travel agent. To ensure the best flights and times, since seats are limited, make your reservations early. Fares are guaranteed at the time of the ticket purchase. Hertz is the official car rental agency for the conference. Special rates will be in effect throughout the conference as well as one week before and after. For special rates and reservations, call HERTZ at (800) 654-2240 or (405) 749-4434, or go online at www.hertz.com and refer to Contemporary Forums plus the conference discount code CV#03000265.

SPECIAL OFFER

Reserve your spot now! Only a $75 refundable deposit necessary* ONLINE: To register go to www.obgynconference.com PHONE: (800) 377-7707

Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm, Pacific Time. Before calling, complete all registration information.

Use the Discount Code OBGYNDEP75 at checkout to secure your spot with only $75! Can’t make it in person? This conference is also available Streaming On Demand. *Refundable up to 30 days prior to start of conference


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EXHIBITS

To enhance your educational experience, we are inviting representatives from professionally relevant companies, organizations and hospitals to exhibit equipment, supplies, services and career opportunities. The schedule provides participants time for one-on-one discussion with exhibitors. For information and current availability, contact Adriana LeBer with Contemporary Forums at: Phone: (949) 398-2363 Email: exhibits@cforums.com Visit: http://contemporaryforums.com/exhibitors

SPANISH MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS!

Contemporary Forums has developed an interactive, self-paced online course to help teach the novice or native speaker Spanish medical terminology. You earn a Certificate of Completion and Continuing Education credit when all modules are completed. Even if you are fluent in Spanish, you would learn the appropriate vocabulary for human anatomy and medical terminology. Visit contemporaryforumsonline.com/cf/ for more information or call (925) 361-4822.

CONTEMPORARY FORUMS 2018 CALENDAR Hot Topics in Primary Care

Jackson Hole, WY June 28-July 1, 2018

Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Clinicians The Fetus & Newborn Current Trends in Chronic Disease Management Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Clinicians Perinatal Care & The Law Pediatric Nursing: Acute, Critical & Emergency Care Advanced Critical Care & Emergency Nursing Psychiatry & Psychopharmacology for Primary Care Women’s Health Update 2018 North American Congress of Clinical Toxicology (NACCT) Contraceptive Technology Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Clinicians Heart Disease for Primary Care Women’s Health & OB/GYN Care

San Francisco, CA Las Vegas, NV Las Vegas, NV Nashville, TN Las Vegas, NV Las Vegas, NV Las Vegas, NV Las Vegas, NV Los Angeles, CA Chicago, IL Atlanta, GA Las Vegas, NV Las Vegas, NV New Orleans, LA

July 30-August 5, 2018 September 5-8, 2018 September 6-8, 2018 September 17-23, 2018 September 19-22, 2018 October 3-6, 2018 October 9-12, 2018 October 18-20, 2018 October 24-25, 2018 October 25-29, 2018 November 1-3, 2018 November 5-11, 2018 November 8-10, 2018 November 11-14, 2018

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