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Women's Health Issues

  


Saturday, December 4, 2010

Evans Hall - Room 326 A/B
4170 City Avenue Philadelphia, PA


Saul Jeck, DO, FACOOG and
Joseph M. Kaczmarczyk, DO, MPH - Program Co - Chairmen

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7:30 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
7:45 a.m. Welcoming Remarks
Saul Jeck, D.O., FACOOG, Professor and Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Joseph M. Kaczmarczyk, D.O., MPH, Professor and Vice Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assistant Program Director-OB GYN Residency Program, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
8:00 a.m. Evaluation and Management of the Abnormal Pap Test
Saul Jeck, D.O., FACOOG
8:45 a.m. Contraception: Challenges, Controversies, and Innovations
Joseph M. Kaczmarczyk, D.O., MPH
9:30 a.m. Evaluation and Management of Vaginal Discharge
Latriece Manning, D.O., Private Practice in New Jersey
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Medical Malpractice
Kim Windish, Esq., Associate at German, Gallagher & Murtagh Law Firm
11:15 a.m. Stemming the Flow; A Practical Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment of Urinary Tract Incontinence
Andrew Naymick, D.O., Private Practice in Hanover, PA
12-1:00 p.m. Panel Discussion/Adjourn

DESCRIPTION
This program is intended to update primary care clinicians on clinically important, common women’s health issues, including abnormal pap tests, contraception, vaginal discharge, and urinary incontinence. Since medical malpractice impacts women's health care, it too will be included in this update.

OBJECTIVE
Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the diagnostic characteristics of cervical abnormalities on cytologic, colposcopic, and histologic examination results
  • Know how to manage contraceptive challenges with evidence-based guidance
  • Discuss innovations in contraception
  • Identify the current diagnosis and management of vulvovaginal infections
  • Discuss the diagnosis and management of female urinary incontinence
  • Apply knowledge regarding medical malpractice for improved risk management

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
Physicians: "The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for five hours of AOA Category 1-A CME credits. Approval is currently pending." Sign-in and full day attendance of program is required for credit. All faculty participating in continuing medical education programs sponsored by PCOM are expected to disclose to the program audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).

PARKING
On-campus parking is available in our garage, please enter on Stout Road. All-day parking is $5.00. Please note: the automated gate takes quarters or one, five and ten dollar bills. Enter Evans Hall through the front entrance across from the parking garage.

FEE POLICIES
Physicians $125.00, Physician Assistants and other Health Care Professionals, $75.00. Registration fees for Saturday and Sunday programs are not refundable, nor can they be credited to future programs.

EMERGENCY MESSAGES
Call PCOM Rowland Hall Security Desk at (215) 871-6351 ask the guard to transfer your call to ext.5350 which is the phone in Evans Hall.