Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Review
March 11-17, 2018
This course is designed as a comprehensive review for physicians preparing for ABPM&R Part 1 or 2 Board Certification or Maintenance of Certification examinations. The curriculum is divided into modules chaired by expert faculty. Teaching methodology is primarily via lectures, with the opportunity to participate in Mock Oral Examinations.
Quality Improvements on the Labor and Delivery Floor: Taking Teams of Experts to Expert Teams
A Joint Meeting for Obstetricians, Anesthesiologists, Midwives, and Perinatal Nursing Staff
March 11-17, 2018
The 2nd University of Washington Obstetric Anesthesia Conference will be a joint venture with the Obstetric Department and the Anesthesiology Department. The conference will provide anesthesiologists, OB/GYNs, nurse anesthetists, residents, and fellows of both specialties with two days of CME accredited learning. Presentations from faculty experts will be combined with hands on workshops using state of the art simulations. The first day explores a variety of important themes about outcomes of labor and delivery patients via lectures, debates, and problem based discussions. Each presentation will allow ample time for interaction with the audience. The second day will access the University of Washington’s School of Nursing new, state of the art high fidelity simulation center. This center, a leader in the use of simulation technology to improve patient care, will be available for small group workshops as well as teaching via models. We will have Team Steps workshops focusing on team communication and patient safety.
Women’s Healthcare Update
March 22-23, 2018
This conference is an annual update for health care providers on current topics relevant to women’s health. The topics are selected from suggestions from previous course attendees, areas with substantial change, and controversial subjects where medical opinions may differ. The purpose is to provide a clinical update for providers who care for women in an outpatient setting. The format is a series of short lectures followed by question and answer sessions.