47th Annual High Risk Obstetrics Seminar

Registration is now closed.

The 47th Annual High Risk Obstetrics Seminar is returning as an in-person only CME approved, lecture-based seminar that will include general sessions and afternoon workshop options. The seminar will be held on Fri., Oct. 29, 2021 at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs, located at 700 Cool Springs Blvd., Franklin, TN 37067. 

This year's seminar will include the management of placenta accreta spectrum, substance use in pregnancy, congenital heart disease and gestational diabetes. 

This activity has been approved for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

Registration and payments must be made by Monday, October 18.

For any questions, comments, or problems, please contact Jennifer Pelfrey at jennifer.l.pelfrey@vumc.org.


Special Guest

Brett D. Einerson, MD, MPH

Brett D. Einerson, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Medical Director of The Placenta Accreta Program
University of Utah Health
Salt Lake City, UT, United States

Brett Einerson, MD MPH is an Assistant Professor and Maternal-Fetal Medicine physician in the Department of OBGYN at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. He is the Director of the Utah Placenta Accreta Program, one of the busiest accreta referral centers in the country. In 2020 and 2021 he was the director of the SMFM Placenta Accreta Scientific Forum. He currently serves as one of the founding members of the Board of the Pan-American Society for Placenta Accreta Spectrum (“PAS-squared”), a multicenter, multinational accreta research and education organization. He has funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to explore Conservative management as an alternative to hysterectomy for placenta accreta spectrum. He is the dad of three small kids, a coffee snob and a slow trail runner in the mountains of Utah.

Program Speakers 


Laura Houston, MD

Dr. Johnson 

Andrea Johnson, MD


Stacy Killen, MD


Caitlin Mann, MS


Lynsa Nguyen, MD


Amelie Pham, MD


Jennifer Thompson, MD

Tom Wiseman 

Tom Wiseman, JD

Dr. Young 

Jessica Young, MD


Lisa Zuckerwise, MD