CME Program Detail

Title: Medical Complications During Pregnancy: Saving Lives—Two at a Time
Date: Sat, Nov 3rd, 2018
Time: 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Lang Auditorium

Statement of Need:
This comprehensive seminar will tackle the complex issues involved in providing coordinated quality care for women who have or may develop unrelated medical conditions during pregnancy. Emphasis is on clinical pearls, pathophysiology, and treatment updates. The program will demonstrate how a multidisciplinary team works together to coordinate all aspects of care with the goal of improved maternal and infant outcomes. Topics include management challenges and interventions for common illnesses of women of reproductive age, including renal, gastrointestinal, neurologic, hypertensive, cardiac, pharmacologic, rheumatologic, oncologic, and endocrine disorders.

Target Audience:
Internists, OB/GYN’s, physician assistants, residents, fellows, interns, medical students, OB/GYN nurse practitioners, nurses, midwives and other healthcare professionals involved in the multidisciplinary care of the pregnant woman.

Speakers:

Kirsten L. Cleary, MD
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Columbia University Medical Center
Director, Antepartum Service & Perinatal
Network Hospitals, NewYork-Presbyterian
Co-Director, The Mothers Center
Columbia University Medical Center

Phyllis August, MD, MPH
Ralph A. Baer MD Professor of Research in Medicine
Professor of Medicine in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Professor of Health Care Policy and Research
Weill Cornell Medicine
Director, Weill Cornell Hypertension Center
Program Director, Nephrology Fellowship
Weill Cornell Medical College
Director, Theresa and Eugene M. Lang Center for Research and Education
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Lisa R. Sammaritano, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Associate Attending, Rheumatology, Hospital for Special Surgery
Associate Attending, Rheumatology, NewYork-Presbyterian

David J. Slotwiner, MD, FACC, FHRS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Healthcare Policy and Research
Weill Cornell Medicine
Chief, Division of Cardiology; Attending Cardiac Electrophysiologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Gina M. Villani, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Chief, Division of Medical Oncology
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Moshe Rubin, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Gary L. Bernardini, MD, PhD
Professor of Clinical Neurology
Vice Chair, Neurology
Weill Cornell Medicine
Chairman, Department of Neurology
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Caroline B. Chiu, MD
Attending, Division of Endocrinology
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Yujin A. Lim, MD, MPH
Attending, Division of Endocrinology
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Sheng F. Kuo, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Attending, Division of Nephrology
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Ashlesha K. Dayal, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
Weill Cornell Medicine
Attending, Maternal Fetal Medicine
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens
Disclosures: None

Moderators:

Daniel W. Skupski, M.D. and Daniel L. Lorber, M.D.

Objectives:

• Recognize patients in need of collaborative care between internal medicine specialties and obstetricians/MFM specialists.
• Develop collaborative networks between obstetricians and internal medicine subspecialists.
• Evaluate the impact of pregnancy on common medical disorders.
• Specify the possible risks and complications associated with common medical conditions on maternal and fetal outcomes.
• Identify preconception considerations, management challenges and interventions associated with renal, gastrointestinal, neurologic, hypertensive, cardiac, pharmacologic, rheumatologic, oncologic, and endocrine disorders in women of reproductive age.

Schedule:

7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Registration and Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Welcome and Introduction
Co-Chairs
Daniel W. Skupski, MD and Daniel L. Lorber, MD, FACP, CDE
Amir Jaffer, MD, MBA
Chief Medical Officer, NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Clinical Pharmacology During Pregnancy and Lactation
Kirsten L. Cleary, MD

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Hypertension
Phyllis August, MD, MPH

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Rheumatologic Disorders
Lisa R. Sammaritano, MD

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Panel Discussion and Questions (Drs. Cleary, August, Sammaritano)

10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Break

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
The Heart in Pregnancy
David J. Slotwiner, MD, FACC, FHRS

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Cancer and Pregnancy
Gina M. Villani, MD, MPH

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Gastrointestinal Disorders
Moshe Rubin, MD

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Neurologic Diseases
Gary L. Bernardini, MD, PhD

12:30 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Panel Discussion and Questions (Drs. Rubin, Bernardini, Villani, Slotwiner)

12:45 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch

1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Endocrinopathies
Caroline B. Chiu, MD and Yujin A. Lim, MD, MPH

1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Renal Disease
Sheng F. Kuo, MD

2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Preconception Counselling
Ashlesha K. Dayal, MD

2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Panel Discussion and Questions (Drs. Chiu, Lim, Kuo, Dayal, Skupski)

3:00 p.m.
Adjourn

Accreditation
New York Hospital Queens is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

New York Hospital Queens designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 5.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement
The Medical Society of The State of New York relies upon planners and faculty participants in its CME activities to provide educational information that is objective and free of bias. In this spirit and in accordance with the guidelines of MSSNY, CPME and the ACCME, all speakers and planners for CME activities must disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests whose products, devices or services may be discussed in the content of a CME activity, that might be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Any discussion of investigational or unlabeled uses of a product will be identified.

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