SMFM's 39th Annual Pregnancy Meeting

Working together for the global advancement of safe and healthy pregnancies

February 11 - 16, 2019 | Caesars Palace | Las Vegas, Nevada

16. Medical Complications: Beyond the Usual Suspects

Feb. 13, 2019 8am - 2:30pm

Course Directors:
Michelle Owens, MD, MS, FACOG
Flint Porter, MD, MPH

Course Faculty:
David Branch, MD
Brian Casey, MD
James Hill, MD

Do you know the current treatment protocols for pre-existing conditions during pregnancy?  Join us and learn the latest guidelines and research on anticoagulation, biological agents, hemoglobinopathies, and thyroid disorders.  

This course is approved for 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
 
1.         Be familiar with up to date recommendations for anticoagulation during pregnancy.
2.         Understand the safety of biological agents during pregnancy. 
3.         Be familiar with new recommendations regarding the diagnosis and management of hemoglobinopathies during pregnancy.
4.         Be familiar with evidence-based recommendations regarding the diagnosis and management of thyroid disorders during pregnancy.
5.         Recognize appropriate management of pregnancies in women with prior transplantation.   

COURSE SCHEDULE 
Session Time Session Title Session Speaker
8:00-8:10am Course Introductions Owens, Porter
8:10-9:00am Update on Recommendations for Anticoagulation Use During Pregnancy Branch
9:00-9:40am The Safe Use of Biologic Agents During Pregnancy Porter
9:40-10:00am Q and A Branch, Porter
10:00-10:30am Break  
10:30-11:15am Hemoglobinopathies in Pregnancy: Who, How, and When? Owens
11:15am-12:00pm            Optimizing Pregnancy Outcome After Transplant Hill
12:00-1:00pm Lunch  
1:00-1:50pm Thyroid Disorders in Pregnancy: Evidence-Based Guidelines for Testing and Treatment Casey


Price: $650.00