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Advanced Practice Provider Course Program Schedule

Please note, this schedule is subject to change. 
 

Thursday, April 19, 2018

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Welcome Reception with Faculty Meet and Greet  
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Urogyn Case Discussion
Interactive discussion of work-up, evaluation and management of common urogynecologic problems 
Brian Linder, MD
Faculty Panel



Friday, April 20, 2018

6:30 am - 8:00 am Breakfast  
7:00 am - 8:00 am Enhancing the Patient Conversation with NEW Digital Resources
Supported by Boston Scientific Corporation

Matthew Palmer, DO

8:00 am - 8:20 am Pelvic Muscle Dysfunction and Relation to PFDs
Relationship between dysfunction in the pelvic floor musculature and common pelvic floor disorders.
John Occhino, MD, MS
8:20 am - 9:00 am Pelvic Floor PT for Treatment of PFDs
A discussion on utilizing physical therapy for the treatment of common urogynecologic disorders.
Nicole Cookson, PT, DPT
9:00 am - 9:30 am Vaginal E-Stim for Treatment of PFDs
How vaginal electrogalvanic stimulation can aid in treatment of PFD's, including bladder and bowel control problems, pelvic pain/dyspareunia.
Julie Starr, APRN, FNP, PhD
9:30 am - 10:00 am Pessary for POP and UI
The role of pessaries for treatment of pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence - tips for fitting and management.
Maureen Sheetz, APN/CNP, AASECT Certified Sexual Counselor
10:00 am - 10:30 am  Break  
10:30 am - 11:00 am Hematuria
The evaluation and management of women with hematuria - an evidence-based approach.
Brian Linder, MD
11:00 am - 11:20 am Nuances of OAB Medications
Which medication is best for who?  Learning the small differences between OAB medications.
Matt Barker, MD, FACOG
11:20 am - 12:00 pm Third-Line Therapies for OAB Steven Siegel, MD
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm Lunch   
1:15 pm - 1:55 pm Bladder Pain/IC
Evaluating and managing the patient with bladder pain/interstitial cystisis.
Steven Siegel, MD
1:55 pm- 2:35 pm Bowel Dysfunction in Women
Tips for managing the female patient with defecatory dysfunction.
John Occhino, MD, MS
2:35 pm - 3:15 pm Urodynamics with Cases
In-depth look at urodynamics with accompanying case discussions.
Brian Linder, MD
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Break  
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Pelvic Pain: Medical and Surgical Management
Approach to the evaluation and treatment of women with pelvic pain: medical and surgical options.
Cara King, DO, MS, FACOG
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Laser Therapy in Gynecology
Review of the current laser therapies and the diseases they treat.
Amy Park, MD
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Continuing the Conversation Reception  



Saturday, April 21, 2018

7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast  
8:00 am - 8:50 am Pelvic Anatomy for the First Assistant
A comprehensive review of pelvic anatomy review, with partial focus on those assisting in the operating room.
Cara King, DO, MS, FACOG
8:50 am - 9:20 am Recurrent UTI
How to approach the patient with recurrent UTI in everyday practice - exploring the current evidence.
Matt Barker, MD, FACOG
9:20 am - 9:40 am AUGS Membership Panel: Why Join AUGS for APPs  
9:40 am - 10:10 am PT for Large Muscle Dysfunction
How large muscle dysfunction (i.e. hip dysfunction, piraformis syndrome) can affect pelvic floor health and how best to treat it.
Nicole Cookson, PT, DPT
10:10 am - 10:30 am Break  
10:30 am - 11:10 am Sexual (Dys)Function: Dyspareunia and Low Desire
Managing the patient with sexual dysfunction with focus on treatment options for women with low desire and dyspareunia.
Maureen Sheetz, APN/CNP, AASECT Certified Sexual Counselor
11:10 am - 12:00 pm Vulvar Dermatology for the Gynecologist Including GUSM
Explore commonly seen dermatologic diseases of the vulva, including step-by-step vulvar biopsy education.
Amy Park, MD
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch  
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Hands-On Session 1 (Registrants will choose one of the following sessions to attend)

Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation for Today's Urogynecology Practice
Supported by Prometheus

Cystoscopy Injection of Botox® in the Bladder for OAB and NDO
Supported by Allergan

Hysteroscopy and Cystoscopy in the Office with Endosee
Supported by Cooper Surgical



Debbie Ritchie FNP GNP, CS

Mark Maxfield,Chris Spitz




Michael Vardy, MD

2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Hands-On Session 2 (Registrants will choose one of the following sessions to attend)

Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation for Today's Urogynecology Practice
Supported by Prometheus

Cystoscopy Injection of Botox® in the Bladder for OAB and NDO
Supported by Allergan

Hysteroscopy and Cystoscopy in the Office with Endosee
Supported by Cooper Surgical

 

Debbie Ritchie FNP GNP, CS
 

Mark Maxfield,Chris Spitz



Michael Vardy, MD

 

The registration fee includes meal functions, breaks and receptions.

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