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Annual Meeting

Meeting Agenda

FRIDAY, MAY 20, 2022

8:30 am      Registration, Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits

9:20              Welcome

                        Thomas Westover, MD, FACOG, President, NJOGS

                        Patricia Suplee PhD, RNC-OB, FAAN, Chair of NJ AWHONN            


                        Vanesa Parisi, DO, MS, MPH, FACOG, NCMP, PMH-C

               Program Chair and President Elect, NJOGS


9:30             The Garden of Good and Evil:  What Is Available for Women?

                        Kathleen M. Mahoney, PhD, MSN, RNC-OB, EFM, APN, C, CBC

10:15           BREAK, Visit Exhibits and Posters

10:45           Mental Harmony: Getting the Help Adolescent Women Need

                         Katherine Soss Prihoda RN, DNP, PPCNP-BC

11:30            The What, How, and Why of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

                          Vanessa M. Parisi, DO, MS, MPH, FACOG, NCMP, PMH-C

                         Laura Parker

12:15 pm     Lunch, Visit Exhibits and Resident Poster Session

1:30                Lobbying 101 - State Legislative Advocacy for Physicians &   Accomplishments

                          Laurie A. Clark, Legislative Counsel to the New Jersey Section of   ACOG

                         Donald Chervenak MD, FACOG

2:15              Addressing Maternal Obesity: Strategies for Interdisciplinary Care, Counseling and Treatment               

Lisa Gittens Williams, MD, FACOG

Dhvani Doshi, MD, MPH

3:00              Break, Visit Exhibits and Residents Poster Award Presentations

3:30              Promoting Physiologic Birth

                        Pamela Harmon DNP, RNC-NIC

4:15              Perinatal Palliative Care & How a Health Care System Can Start a Program

                        Jonathan O'Brien BS, MD, MS, FACOG

                       Kelly Hlavin, BSN, RNC-OB

5:00              Wrap-Up & Evaluation

5:15              Adjournment    

SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2022

7:15 am      Registration, Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits

9:00              Welcome

                        Vanesa Parisi, DO, MS, MPH, FACOG, NCMP, PMH-C
Program Chair and President Elect, NJOGS


                        Michael Sbarra, MD, ACOG NJ Section Chair


9:15              LGBTQ+ Gynecologic Care

                        Holly Cummings MD MPH, FACOG

10:00              The Fourth Trimester

                        Carlos Benito MD, MPH, MHA, FACOG

10:45              Break and Visit Exhibits

11:15           Overview of Pelvic Pain Disorder

   Neha Rana, MD, FACOG

12:00           Lunch, NJOGS Business Meeting, Visit Exhibits

1:00            Business, Legal and Regulatory Update

                        John D. Fanburg, ESQ.                 


1:45 pm    NJ Maternal Morbidity and Mortality Review: A Focus on Initiatives to Improve Birth Outcomes

                        Joseph J. Apuzzio, MD, FACOG

                        Robyn A. D’Oria, MA, RNC, APN

2:30             "Managing" Menopause - Practical Tips for Helping Your Patients Through the Menopause Transition and Beyond.

                        Ann Honebrink MD, FACOG         

3:15             Wrap Up/Evaluation

3:30             Adjournment

*Agenda subject to change

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