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4th Annual Maternal Medicine Course

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Designed for all members of the OB care team! Learn from the nation's leading experts in high-risk obstetric care at SMFM's fourth annual course on maternal complications. This course is clinically-oriented and designed to allow ample time for case presentation, discussion and interaction with the faculty. The complete course program and faculty line-up is available here.

Course Topics Include

  • Complicated Chronic Hypertension and Preeclampsia
  • The Golden Hour, What to Do If You Are All Alone? (PE, MI, TTP-UHS, Stroke, Arrhythmias, DKA, Sepsis) 
  • Management of Anticoagulation in the Cardiac Patient 
  • Management of Opioid Abuse During Pregnancy (Methadone, Buprenorphine, Withdrawal)

Course Faculty: Luis Pacheco, MD (Course Director); George Saade, MD (Course Director); Uri Elkayam, MD; Andra H. James, MD, MPH; Barbara Parilla, MD; Baha Sibai, MD; Bob Silver, MD; and Emily Szmuilowicz, MD

  • Register. Advanced registration closed on August 28 and re-open onsite in Chicago on September 3.
  • Discounts Available! This course will run back-to-back with SMFM's Second Annual Prenatal Genetics Course on September 4, also in Chicago. Register for both the Prenatal Genetics Course and the Maternal Medicine Course and receive a 10% discount. The discount will be applied to your second registration.
  • Book a hotel room. The course will be held at the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel (163 East Walton Place At North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611). Our block of rooms is now sold out.  You can still book online or call +1 (800) 621-8140. Please identify your affiliation with the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine when calling. 
  • CME.  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Global Learning Collaborative (GLC) and SMFM. GLC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  
    Global Learning Collaborative designates this enduring material for a maximum of 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  


Registration fees include continental breakfast, lunch, coffee breaks, and access to course materials online. 

           Registration is now closed. It will reopen for a limited number of onsite slots on September 4.

            Physician (SMFM Member): $1150

            MFM Fellow/Resident/Nurse (SMFM Member): $990

            Non-Member: $1360

Onsite, course prices will increase $100 in each category listed above.

SMFM welcomes new members. Join now to save on this course, as well as all of our educational offeringsFrom MFMs and fellows to practice administrators, billing and coding experts, genetic counselors and nurses, there is a membership option available for all stages of your career.

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Event Overview

September 5, 2019 - September 6, 2019
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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