48th Annual High Risk Obstetrics Seminar - Schedule


 7:00 a.m.

  Registration and Continental Breakfast

 7:40 a.m.


 7:45 a.m.

  The Contemporary Challenge of Maternal Mortality in the U.S. - Eugene Declercq, PhD

 8:30 a.m.

   Obstetricians and Emergency Physician Collaboration – A Path to Improve Maternal Morbidity
   and Mortalities Statistics - Sharon Phelan, MD

 9:15 a.m.


 9:45 a.m.

  Covid’s Impact on Pregnancy and Healthcare Team Burnout - Rolanda Lister, MD

 10:30 a.m.

  Avoiding and Managing Bad Outcomes in Obstetrics - Sandy Bledsoe, RN, BSN, ARM, MA


  The Litigation Journey as Defendant/Target Provider - Tom Wiseman, JD

 12:30 p.m.




 1:15 – 2:15 p.m.

  (1)  Gestational Diabetes: Improving Maternal Outcomes with Glucose Management Strategies             and Compassionate Care - Megan Webb, APRN

  (2)  Management of Chronic Hypertension in Pregnancy: Findings from the CHAP Study -
  Aleksandra Polic, MD

 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

  (1)  Patterns of Cesarean Section in the U.S. - Eugene Declercq, PhD

  (2)  Obesity in Pregnancy - Ann Tucker, MD

 3:30 p.m.   BREAK
 3:45 – 4:45 p.m.

  (1)  Fetal Growth Restriction - Alexandra (Alex) Phelps, MD

  (2)  Alternative Strategies for Management of Placenta Accreta Spectrum - Lisa Zuckerwise, MD

 5:00 p.m.

  General Q&A – main ballroom

 5:30 p.m.