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Ambulatory OB/GYN Nursing

  1. 1. 27th Annual Conference Ambulatory OB/GYN Nursing Women’s Health and Obstetric Issues for Office, Clinic and Advanced Practice Nurses and PAs BOSTON, MA September 27-29, 2012 PRECONFERENCE • SEPTEMBER 27 Clinical Risk Management Register Early and Save! (see page 10 for details) Earn up to 20 CE HoursREGISTER TODAY!
  2. 2. You Are Invited! Who Should Attend?Join your colleagues at the 27 th annual conference,  Office and Clinic NursesAmbulatory OB/GYN Nursing, where your clinical challenges  Nurse Practitionersin providing care for women will be addressed with evidence-based approaches and creative problem-solving. Designed  Nurse-Midwivesfor NPs, CNMs, PAs and RNs from women’s health and  Staff Nursesfamily practice settings, this conference brings togethera stellar panel of clinician experts who will translate the  Physician Assistantslatest research into practical clinical application. Bring your  Nurse Managersquestions and puzzling cases … our dynamic faculty will giveyou answers and guidance.  Case Managers  You!Why You Shouldn’t Miss This Conference! An enlightening Preconference focused on medical- legal liability in OB/GYN ambulatory care nursing practice. What You Will Learn A number of “Hot Topics,” issues you face daily, addressed in a variety of teaching styles including This conference will enable you to better: didactic sessions, faculty panels, concurrent sessions and interactive case study discussions.  Identify contemporary management strategies for a variety of high-risk obstetric conditions, including obesity A focused look at assessing and counseling women in pregnancy, first trimester complications, hypertension, with sexual problems and concerns. perinatal infections, and care for pregnant women with Well-known clinical experts who will help you chronic medical conditions. create an action plan for improving your care of women  Discuss diagnosis and treatment options for throughout the lifecycle. reproductive endocrinology-related problems such as Boston in the Fall, one of its most beautiful times of the PCOS, abnormal bleeding, and infertility. year…extend your stay and enjoy the Fall colors!  Effectively use evidence-based resources aboutLast year, over 90% of the clinicians who responded to absolute and relative risk related to contraception toour post-conference survey reported that they had made combat misconceptions, using practical techniqueschanges in their practice and that those changes positively and strategies to collaboratively identify theimpacted the health of their patients. Isn’t that what you contraceptive choices most suitable for a patient’sexpect from continuing education? Combine an outstanding individual health status.educational experience with the history and beauty of  Provide appropriate pharmacotherapy for selectBoston! See you there! women’s health and obstetric conditions.Diane J. Angelini, EdD, CNM, FACNM, FAAN, NEA-BC  Discuss psychological evaluation and assessmentConference Co-Chair of women with sexual dysfunction, including a focusedClinical Professor of OB/GYN, Brown University approach to sexual therapy in the primary care setting.Pam Jenkins-Wallace, MS, NP  Analyze current controversies in STD management andConference Co-Chair develop an evidence-based approach for appropriate care.Contemporary Forums2 Visit us at to register today • Follow us on Facebook and Twitter (#Ambu12)
  3. 3. AccreditationA Certificate of Attendance will be available online after Pharmacology Credit for Prescriptive Authorityyou complete the course requirements, enabling you to Main Conference: 5 hours availableregister your credit with the appropriate licensing boards or indicates pharmacology content. Because states’associations. To apply for credit not listed below, use the requirements vary, contact your Board of Nursing for moreprocedure established by the specific organization. information.Nurses and Nurse Practitioners Case ManagersPreconference: 6.5 ANCC/7.8 CA BRN contact hours Preconference: 6.5 clock hoursMain Conference: 13.5 ANCC/16.2 CA BRN contact hours Main Conference: 13.5 clock hoursConference Luncheon: 1 ANCC/1.2 CA BRN contact hours Conference Luncheon: 1 hourContemporary Forums is accredited as a provider of Application has been made for continuing education creditcontinuing nursing education by the American Nurses from the Commission for Case Manager Certification.Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.Contemporary Forums is approved by the California Other ProfessionalsBoard of Registered Nursing, Provider #04516. Preconference: 6.5 hours(CA BRN contact hour = 50 minutes) Main Conference: 13.5 hours Conference Luncheon: 1 hourNurse-Midwives You will receive a Certificate of Attendance verifyingPreconference: 6.5 hours your attendance at this course. Please comply with theMain Conference: 13.5 hours guidelines of the appropriate boards, organizations orConference Luncheon: 1 hour agencies in registering your credit.This Conference is approved by the American College ofNurse-Midwives for the listed contact hours/CEUs.Physician AssistantsPreconference: 6.5 hoursMain Conference: 13.5 hoursConference Luncheon: 1 hourThis program is not yet approved for CME credit.Conference organizers plan to request the listed hours ofAAPA Category I CME credit from the Physician AssistantReview Panel. Total number of approved credits is yet tobe determined. A Leader in Quality Continuing Education for Healthcare Professionals for 30 years 3
  4. 4. Conference FacultyBrenna L. Anderson, MD, MSCR Karsten Kueppenbender, MD, CGPAssociate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology Instructor in PsychiatryWarren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical SchoolDivision of Maternal Fetal Medicine Boston, MassachusettsWomen & Infants’ HospitalProvidence, Rhode Island Jennifer Lesko, MD Clinical Instructor/FellowDiane J. Angelini, EdD, CNM, FACNM, FAAN, NEA-BC Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyConference Co-Chair Brigham & Women’s HospitalSenior Editor: Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing Boston, MassachusettsClinical Professor of Obstetrics and GynecologyWarren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Ronnie Lichtman, PhD, CNM, FACNMDirector of Nurse-Midwifery Professor and Program ChairWomen & Infants’ Hospital Midwifery Education ProgramProvidence, Rhode Island State University of New York at Downstate Medical Center Brooklyn, New YorkLynae M. Brayboy, MDFellow, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology Alison Marshall, MSN, FNP and Infertility Family Nurse PractitionerWarren Alpert Medical School of Brown University South Boston Community Health CenterWomen & Infants’ Hospital Clinical FacultyProvidence, Rhode Island STD/HIV Prevention Training Center of New England Massachusetts Department of Public HealthChad P. Brouillard, Esq. Boston, MassachusettsAttorneyFoster & Eldridge, LLP Anne Moore, DNP, RNC, FAANPBoston, Massachusetts Professor for the Practice of Nursing Faculty, Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner ProgramAnn Burke, RN Vanderbilt University School of NursingManager, Risk Management Department Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, Private PracticeCoverys Nashville, TennesseeBoston, Massachusetts Deborah L. Myers, MDRebecca Christophersen, MS, NP Professor of Obstetrics and GynecologyWomen’s Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown UniversityWomen & Infants’ Hospital Director, Division of Urogynecology andProvidence, Rhode Island Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery Women & Infants’ HospitalDavid Edmonson, MD, FACS Providence, Rhode IslandClinical Assistant Professor of SurgeryWarren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Barbara O’Brien, MDBreast Surgeon, Program in Women’s Oncology Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and GynecologyWomen & Infants’ Hospital Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown UniversityProvidence, Rhode Island Director, Perinatal Genetics Co-Director, Prenatal Diagnosis CenterBonnie Rae Ellis, BSN, RN Women & Infants’ HospitalSenior Clinical Risk Management Consultant Providence, Rhode IslandCoverys Siobhan O’Neill, MD, CGPBoston, Massachusetts Instructor in PsychiatrySarah Fox, MD Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School Boston, MassachusettsAssistant Professor (Clinical) of Obstetrics and GynecologyWarren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Beth J. Plante, MDObstetrician and Gynecologist Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and GynecologyWomen & Infants’ Hospital Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown UniversityProvidence, Rhode Island Women & Infants’ HospitalBarbara W. Graves, CNM, MN, MPH, FACNM Providence, Rhode IslandDirector, Nurse-Midwifery Education Program Adjunct Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology Tufts University School of MedicineBaystate Medical Center Boston, MassachusettsSpringfield, Massachusetts Jacquelynn Tillett, ND, CNM, FACNMAnne Huben-Kearney, RN, CPHQ, CPHRM Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and GynecologyVice President, Risk Management University of Wisconsin School of MedicineCoverys and Public HealthBoston, Massachusetts Manager, Midwifery and Wellness Center Aurora Sinai Medical CenterSheryl A. Kingsberg, PhD Milwaukee, WisconsinChief, Division of Behavioral MedicineUniversity Hospitals Case Medical Center Roxanne Vrees, MD, FACOGMacDonald Women’s Hospital Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and GynecologyProfessor, Department of Reproductive Biology and Psychiatry Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown UniversityCase Western Reserve University School of Medicine Interim Division Director, Emergency OB/GYN DepartmentCleveland, Ohio Women & Infants’ Hospital Providence, Rhode Island4 Visit us at to register today • Follow us on Facebook and Twitter (#Ambu12)
  5. 5. PreconferenceThursday, September 27Clinical Risk Management: Imperatives for Ambulatory OB/GYN CareManaging risk in your OB/GYN practice has become more and more challenging with the advent of new office procedures, newtechnology, including the electronic medical record, new pharmaceuticals, and the impact of social media. Issues around patientsafety are now a primary focus for the care we provide, as well as one of the foremost causes of potential litigation. One of thebest ways to avoid being named in a lawsuit is to arm yourself with the knowledge you need for minimizing risk in your dailypractice. Taught by medical-legal professionals and expert clinicians, this Preconference will help you examine current practicesthat increase your liability risk and will provide you with tools and strategies for minimizing your medical-legal vulnerability.This Preconference will enable you to: Identify common liability claims trends in ambulatory OB/GYN care. Analyze key missteps related to failure to diagnose and develop strategies for avoiding them. Explore documentation issues around informed consent, informed refusal to consent and the electronic medical record. Describe the impact of social media on increasing liability risk. Describe strategies for reducing risk and improving practice in the women’s health primary care setting. 7:00 a.m. Preconference Registration 12:00 p.m. Questions and Discussion 8:00 Legal Trends in Ambulatory OB/GYN Care: Faculty Panel An Overview 12:30 Lunch Break Anne Huben-Kearney, RN, CPHQ, CPHRM 1:45 The Impact of the Electronic Medical 8:30 Managing the Fall-Out From Failure Record on Medical Liability to Diagnose Chad P. Brouillard, Esq. Bonnie Rae Ellis, BSN, RN 2:45 Managing the Emotional Impact 9:30 Refreshment Break of an Adverse Outcome 9:45 Office-Based Surgery and Procedures: Karsten Kueppenbender, MD, CGP Where’s the Risk? Siobhan O’Neill, MD, CGP Ann Burke, RN 3:30 Questions and Discussion10:30 OB Triage: Relevant Liability Faculty Panel Issues and Cases 4:00 Adjourn Diane J. Angelini, EdD, CNM, FACNM, FAAN, NEA-BC11:15 Social Media and Liability Risk: It’s All a Matter of Boundaries Anne Huben-Kearney, RN, CPHQ, CPHRM A Leader in Quality Continuing Education for Healthcare Professionals for 30 years 5
  6. 6. Main ConferenceFriday, September 28 Saturday, September 29 7:00 a.m. Main Conference Registration • Exhibits During each Concurrent Session, 4 topics are presented simultaneously in separate rooms. Sessions are limited8:00 When Bigger is Not Better: in size and choices are assigned in the order received. Issues with Obesity in Pregnancy Indicate your selections on the Registration Form. Barbara W. Graves, CNM, MN, MPH, FACNM 7:00 a.m. Exhibits8:45 Risk Made Real: A Case-Based Approach for Addressing Risks and Benefits of 8:00 CONCURRENT SESSIONS #1 Contraception with Patients ( = .5 hr.) Anne Moore, DNP, RNC, FAANP #11 Managing 1st Trimester Complications: Challenges and Solutions 9:30 Refreshment Break • Exhibits Roxanne Vrees, MD, FACOG10:00 Understanding PCOS: It’s Not as #12 Menopause Symptom Management: Complicated as It Seems ( = .25 hr.) Interesting Cases ( = .5 hr.) Beth J. Plante, MD Ronnie Lichtman, PhD, CNM, FACNM10:45 Triaging the Hypertensive Pregnant #13 The Abnormal Pap Test: Cervical Cancer Woman: Considerations and Screening and Follow-Up Concerns ( = .25 hr.) Sarah Fox, MD Roxanne Vrees, MD, FACOG #14 Adolescent GYN: Case Dilemmas ( = .25 hr.)11:30 Current Controversies in STD Management: Alison Marshall, MSN, FNP Drug Resistant Gonorrhea, Expedited Partner Therapy, HSV Screening 9:15 Refreshment Break • Exhibits and Others ( = .25 hr.) 9:45 CONCURRENT SESSIONS #2 Alison Marshall, MSN, FNP #21 Sex Therapy Basics: A Focused Approach12:15 p.m. Questions and Discussion ( = .25 hr.) for the Primary Care Setting Faculty Panel Sheryl A. Kingsberg, PhD12:45 NETWORKING LUNCHEON & PRESENTATION #22 Chronic Pelvic Pain: Assessment Collaborative Care and the Institute of and Management ( =.25 hr.) Medicine Report: Preparing for a New Sarah Fox, MD Model of Health Care Jacquelynn Tillett, ND, CNM, FACNM #23 Contraception for Women with Chronic (Attendance is optional and requires a reservation. Medical Conditions: What the New U.S. Cost of the luncheon is $55 and includes CE credit. Selected Practice Recommendations Please submit payment with your conference Are Saying ( = 1 hr.) registration.) Jennifer Lesko, MD2:00 Understanding Sexual Function and #24 Medications During Pregnancy: Dysfunction: Enhancing Communication A Risk/Benefit Approach ( = 1 hr.) and Psychological Assessment Jacquelynn Tillett, ND, CNM, FACNM Sheryl A. Kingsberg, PhD3:00 Evaluating Breast Masses and Postpartum Breast Problems David Edmonson, MD, FACS 3:45 Refreshment Break • Exhibits4:15 Perinatal Infections: Update on Diagnosis and Management ( = .25 hr.) Brenna L. Anderson, MD, MSCR 5:00 Questions and Discussion Faculty Panel 5:30 Adjourn6 Visit us at to register today • Follow us on Facebook and Twitter (#Ambu12)
  7. 7. Saturday, September 29 - continued RAVE REVIEWS11:00 Session Change11:15 CONCURRENT SESSIONS #3 “Fantastic speakers who are both clinically and #31 Women with High-Risk Profiles academically based and presented the most up-to-date for Breast Cancer: What’s the information. A terrific conference!” Best Approach? ( =.25 hr.) Susan Hutchinson, WHNP, FNP, APRN-BC • Knoxville, TN David Edmonson, MD, FACS #32 Managing Pregnancy with Medical “This conference was a great opportunity to gather Complications: Interesting Cases ( = .25 hr.) information about the issues that affect the patients in Barbara W. Graves, CNM, MN, MPH, FACNM our practice. It helps me with patient education and #33 The Rare Event: Preparing for answering the questions they frequently have.” OB Office Emergencies ( = .25 hr.) Karen Snooks, RN, MSN • Jacksonville, FL Jacquelynn Tillett, ND, CNM, FACNM #34 HPV Vaccine: Best Candidates, “I found the conference very helpful, providing Best Timing ( = .5 hr.) refreshing tips to incorporate into my practice. The Ronnie Lichtman, PhD, CNM, FACNM speakers were very interesting and knowledgeable; they made their presentations applicable to every day12:30 p.m. Lunch Break challenges I meet.” Donna VanDevander, CNM, MN • Soddy Daisy, TN 1:45 CONCURRENT SESSIONS #4 #41 Prenatal Genetic Screening: What’s New? “I have attended Contemporary Forums conferences Barbara O’Brien, MD for nearly 20 years, and each year the conferences #42 Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding: get better than the last. Great job!!! Great conference!! Contemporary Management ( = .25 hr.) Thanks!!!” Beth J. Plante, MD Constance Matney, RNC • Shawnee, KS #43 Kegels and Beyond: Diagnosing and Retraining Pelvic Muscle Disorders “The entire conference was coordinated beautifully. Deborah L. Myers, MD The speakers were excellent and very knowledgeable. Having the handouts available prior to the conference #44 Mood Disorders in Women: Therapeutic was a nice touch. I am recommending this conference and Pharmacologic Management ( = .75 hr.) to my colleagues and will share the information I Rebecca Christophersen, MS, NP learned with them.” Lorraine Sullivan-Thompson, ARNP, FNP-C • Brooksville, FL 3:00 Refreshment Break 3:15 CONCURRENT SESSIONS #5 “The presentations provided by Contemporary Forums #51 Infertility 2012: An Update on are dynamic, current, and relevant for improving care in Reproductive Technology ( = .25 hr.) my clinical practice.” Beth J. Plante, MD Romona J Shope, RNC/CRNP • Huntingdon, PA #52 Osteoporosis Screening and Treatment: Practicing FRAX ( = .25 hr.) “This is the 4th Contemporary Forums conference I have Lynae M. Brayboy, MD attended. Very well organized, excellent presenters and up-to-date information.” #53 Postpartum Depression: Sometimes It’s M. Guehlstorf, RN, PA • Two Rivers, WI More Than Just the “Baby Blues” ( = .5 hr.) Rebecca Christophersen, MS, NP #54 Urogynecology Update: Botox and the Pelvic Floor ( = .5 hr.) Deborah L. Myers, MD 4:30 Conference Adjourns = Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Clinicians A Leader in Quality Continuing Education for Healthcare Professionals for 30 years 7
  8. 8. Fall in Boston Visit Boston, a city rich in culture and history, and discover why it’s one of the most popular destinations in the world. The conference is scheduled during Boston’s most beautiful season – the colorful fall. The trees are turning amazing shades of orange, red and yellow -- perfect weather for a stroll along the Charles River or a visit to the nearby Boston Public Gardens for a picnic and Swan Boat ride. And, of course, no visit to Boston is complete without enjoying a beverage at Cheers! Slip on your walking shoes and stroll past sites that shaped America on Boston’s three-mile Freedom Trail. While admiring picturesque cobblestone streets and graceful 18th-century buildings, you’ll see the Old South Meeting House, the U.S.S. Constitution, Paul Revere’s House, the Old North Church and more. Or, head to the colorful 19th-century Faneuil Hall Marketplace and explore the unique shops, cafes and restaurants. Enjoy a spectacular display of sea life at the New England Aquarium, cheer on the Red Sox at Fenway Park or get tickets to see the famous Boston Pops. You may even want to extend your stay for a leisurely drive to Cape Cod and the islands of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket where you can walk the miles of unspoiled beach or play a round of golf. Located in the heart of historic Back Bay, the Sheraton Boston Hotel rises above the city, encompassing all the style and class of Boston. The Sheraton offers distinctive service and atmosphere, an indoor/outdoor swimming pool and rooftop patio and a complete range of amenities. Nearby you’ll find some of Boston’s finest shopping, dining, and entertainment, all within easy walking distance. The boutiques, galleries and cafes of fashionable Newbury Street, the upscale shopping at Copley Place, and such unique restaurants as Teatro, Mamma Maria’s, Stephanie’s on Newbury and Sonsie … all will enhance your visit to Boston. From quaint Beacon Hill to the redeveloped waterfront, Boston offers many attractions for shoppers, restaurant connoisseurs and sightseers alike! For further information, contact the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau at (888) 733-2678 or visit them online at Visit us at to register today • Follow us on Facebook and Twitter (#Ambu12)
  9. 9. Old Town Trolley Tour of BostonOn Friday evening, take the Old Town Trolley Tour through Boston’s historic past and urban present. The trolleywill depart from the hotel at 6 p.m. and take you past the charming sites of Boston including the Boston Common,the Bunker Hill Monument, the site of the Boston Massacre, and much, much more. A stop at Quincy Marketand Faneuil Hall will allow you time to select from many fine restaurants for dinner and to do some shopping. Thetour will continue after dinner and return you to the hotel by 9:30 p.m.Tickets for the Old Town Trolley Tour of Boston are $35 (which does not include the cost of dinner) and may bepurchased when registering for the conference. Reservations must be received by September 12. No refunds givenafter that date. If a minimum number of reservations is not received, this tour is subject to cancellation. If you requirespecial arrangements for this tour, please call (800) 377-7707 at least 30 days prior to the conference. A Leader in Quality Continuing Education for Healthcare Professionals for 30 years 9
  10. 10. Registration Information Registrations must include full tuition payment to be accepted. Registrations faxed without payment will not be processed. 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. Out of consideration to registrants, children of any age and spouses may not attend the sessions. Tuition (U.S. Funds) Preconference Main Conference Early Registration Fee* (On/Before August 16) $245 $495 Regular Registration Fee $285 $555 (After August 16)* Postmarked or phone/fax/online registration and fees received on/before August 16.Your tuition includes refreshment breaks, Certificate of Attendance, and Online CE Library access to posted presentation handoutsbefore and after the conference. 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. 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 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. Register Online, or by Phone, Fax or Mail (Payment is required to register.) Register only ONCE, online at, by mail, fax (800) 329-9923 or call (800) 377-7707, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Pacific Time). Before calling, complete all registration information. Tax Deductibility Expenses of training, tuition, travel, lodging and meals to maintain or improve professional skills may be TAX DEDUCTIBLE. Consult your tax advisor. Partial Attendance (Online registration is not available.) Call Contemporary Forums for tuition and CE credit for individual days. Group discounts do not apply. Registrations may not be shared. Cancellations Cancellations may be made by phone or in writing. Cancellations received on/before August 16 receive a full tuition refund. Cancellations received after August 16 are assessed a $20 processing fee. No refunds for cancellations received after the conference begins or for “no shows.” If this meeting is cancelled for any reason, including labor strikes or acts of God, liability is limited to a full refund of registration fees. 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. Questions? Contact Contemporary Forums at (800) 377-7707, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Pacific Time) or email If you require special arrangements at this conference, call (800) 377-7707, at least 30 days prior to the conference.EASY WAYS TO REGISTER Online (Credit card only) Fax (Credit card or Phone (Credit card only) Mail - Attn: Registrar Visit us at Purchase Order) Monday - Friday Contemporary (800) 329-9923 (800) 377-7707 6377 Clark Avenue, Ste. 200 24 hours a day 8am - 5pm, Pacific Time Dublin, CA 94568 10 Visit us at to register today • Follow us on Facebook and Twitter (#Ambu12)
  11. 11. Hotel Accommodations Travel Discounts The conference will be held at the Sheraton Boston Contemporary Forums has a special discount Hotel, 39 Dalton Street, Boston, MA 02199. A limited agreement with United Airlines unavailable block of rooms is being held for you and your guests at to the general public. To obtain these special special group rates which will be in effect, based on room conference fares call the Special Meeting availability, from September 25 to September 30 for Desk at (800) 521-4041, Account Code 510CW. Ticketing those wishing to extend their stay to enjoy area activities and payment can be done directly by you or through your or qualify for discount airfares. travel agent. To ensure the best flights and times, since seats are limited, make your reservations early. Fares are Rates: $199 single/double guaranteed at the time of the ticket purchase. Rates are per room and subject to prevailing state and local taxes. To obtain the special group rates, make your reservation Hertz is the official car rental agency early and before the “hotel room block release date” for the conference. Special rates will which is August 26. Rooms may sell out before this be in effect throughout the conference as well as one date so be sure to make your reservation now. After the week before and after. For special rates, call HERTZ at release date, rooms and group rates may no longer be (800) 654-2240 and refer to Contemporary Forums plus the available so call the hotel regarding availability. conference discount code CV#03000259. To reserve your room online, please visit our website at for details. For room reservations, call (888) 627-7054 and inform Online CE Library them that you are attending the Contemporary Forums’ Earn CE Credit Online conference on Ambulatory OB/GYN Nursing. Request Contemporary Forums Online CE Library is your a confirmation number and written confirmation of on-demand resource for quality accredited healthcare your reservation. Reservations must include a first continuing education. night’s deposit. The Library contains over 1,300 topics featuring the Contact the hotel regarding cancellation policy. For most relevant and up-to-date education dedicated to a arrivals after 3 p.m., call the hotel on the day of travel to variety of clinical areas. reconfirm reservations. Online CE Library Group Access Programs: For additional hotel information, call the Sheraton Boston Hospitals and healthcare facilities can provide and Hotel at (617) 236-2000. manage quality accredited continuing education to meet staff needs. Email Updates To request group access discount pricing and details, visit or call (925) 361-4811.If you are not currently receiving Online CE Library orconference information and updates via email, please goto Youwill then be notified of all conferences as soon as they areannounced as well as have access to special promotions.All email addresses are for Contemporary Forums use only. Exhibits CONTEMPORARY FORUMS 2012 CONFERENCE CALENDARWe are inviting a group of companies and organizations (Partial listing)with professionally relevant products, services or careeropportunities to exhibit at this conference. The schedule Advances in Health Care for Women Over 40provides time for you to address your particular areas of Las Vegas, NV • May 17-19interest at each exhibit. Adolescent Health Care San Francisco, CA • May 31 - June 2For exhibit space availability or additional information: Hot Topics in Primary CarePhone: (925) 361-4807 Jackson Hole, WY • July 29 - August 1Email: Office GynecologyVisit: Snowmass, CO • August 5-8 Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Clinicians San Francisco, CA • September 10-16 Washington, DC • October 8-14 Las Vegas, NV • November 5-11 Contraceptive Technology: Quest for Excellence Atlanta, GA • November 1-3 For complete conference information, visit, call toll-free at (800) 377-7707 or Contemporary Forums is a division of American Career College. A Leader in Quality Continuing Education for Healthcare Professionals for 30 years 11
  12. 12. Please Post Prominently or Forward to a Colleague if Unable to Attend U.S. POSTAGE Contemporary PRSRT STDRegistration Form: Ambulatory OB/GYN Nursing Forums PAIDSend this form with full payment (U.S. Funds) to:Contemporary Forums, Attn: Registrar, 6377 Clark Avenue, Suite 200, Dublin, CA 94568Fax (800) 329-9923, Phone (800) 377-7707, or visit www.ContemporaryForums.comREGISTER TO ATTEND: Preconference: Clinical Risk Management (September 27) Main Conference (September 28-29) Please share with your colleaguesREGISTRATION INFORMATION (Please Print Clearly)*Name, License/Degrees, Place of Employment, City, State appear on your badge.*First Name Social Security # (Last 4 Digits)*Last Name *License/Degrees*Place of Employment*City *State 6377 Clark Avenue, Ste. 200 Contemporary Forums*Attendee’s E-mailofFor confirmation,Online CE Library. Please print clearly priorprovide your best email receipt, access to presentation slides to conference, access PDFto your Certificate Attendance and andaddress as some emails are filtered and blocked. Dublin, CA 94568Home AddressCity State Zip Code:Daytime Phone(s)CONCURRENT SESSIONS SELECTION (Saturday, September 29 See pgs. 6-7) PAYMENT SUMMARY #075212List the number of your 1st and 2nd choices since sessions are limited in size.Assignments are made in the order received. Early Fee Postmark Deadline: Aug. 16Session #1 (8:00 a.m.) Session #2 (9:45 a.m.) _________1st, _________2nd choice __________1st, __________2nd choice Main Conference Tuition $Session #3 (11:15 a.m.) Session #4 (1:45 p.m.) __________1st, _________2nd choice __________1st, __________2nd choice Group Discount (See page 10) -$ (Registration forms must be sent in together)Session #5 (3:15 p.m.)__________1st, _________2nd choice Preconference Tuition (Sept. 27) + $PROFESSIONAL PROFILE Conference Luncheon (Sept. 28 - $55) + $Choose ONE category in each section that best applies to you. If you have multipleroles, select the one that occupies the majority of your time. Use “Other” only if noneof the choices apply to you. Trolley Tour (Sept. 28-see pg. 9) + $1. LICENSE/PROFESSION 2. POSITION/JOB FUNCTION (#___@ $35 each) CNM/NM  Case Manager NP  Clinical Specialist TOTAL PAYMENT ENCLOSED $ OFFICE USE ONLY: C_________ D _________ E _________ PA/PA-C  Nurse-Midwife RN/RNC  Nurse Practitioner  Check/Money Order Payable to Contemporary Forums Other:__________  Office/Staff Nurse  Physician Assistant Credit Card #3. CLINICAL SETTING  Supervisor/Manager Birth Center  Other:__________ College Health Service Exp. Date HMO 4. HIGHEST EDUCATIONAL LEVEL Hospital-Based Clinic  Associate Degree Hospital Inpatient  Bachelors Degree Print Cardholder’s Name Midwifery Practice  Diploma Military Clinic/Hospital  Masters Degree Multi-Specialty Group  Doctoral Degree Billing Address Physician Office  NP Certificate Program Planned Parenthood  CNM Certificate Program City State Zip Public Health/Community Clinic  Other:__________ University/Academia Other:__________ Payer EmailWe collect this data in order to provide you with information about ContemporaryForums, conferences, and the Online CE Library. If you prefer not to receive further Payer Phone #information, please see our Privacy Statement at