All physicians are welcome to attend this exciting educational meeting. We look forward to the outstanding work being presented this year.
The 2017 meeting includes:
Postgraduate Courses/Workshops: Sunday, March 26
Course 1: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
Hands-on Course - Limited to first 32 registrants
Course Directors: Elizabeth Mueller MD and Andrew Sokol MD
Course 2: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Course Director: Lennox Hoyte MD, MSEECS
Course 3: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Course Directors: Dionysios K. Veronikis, MD and Sara Wood, MD, MHPE
Course 4: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Course Director: Mikio Nihira, MD
Outstanding Scientific Program: Monday-Wednesday, March 27-29
Richard Reznick, MD, MEd, FRCSC, FACS, FRCSEd (hon), FRCSI (hon) (Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences Queen's University; CEO, Southeastern Ontario Academic Medical Organization)
"Great Expectations: The Promise of Competency-based Education"
Other Featured Presentations:
Janet Bickel, BA, MA (Leadership and Career Development Coach and Consultant)"Hard Work and Talent Aren't Enough:
Mentoring and Finding Mentors across Career Stages"
Should we separate the O from the G in Obstetrics and Gynecology?
Moderator: Dee Fenner, MD
Pro: Geoffrey Cundiff, MD
Con: Kimberly Kenton, MD
How can we increase the percentage and quality of minimally invasive hysterectomy for benign disease among low/intermediate volume gynecologic surgeons?
Moderator: Eric Sokol, MD
Panelists: Daniel Morgan, MD, Barbara Levy, MD, Rosanne Kho, MD, Andrew Walter, MD and Suketu Mansuria, MD
High Quality Surgical Videos by the Experts
Academic Roundtables - Enjoy Wine and Cheese while "rounding" with the experts
NEW THIS YEAR: Mentorship Mingle
This event with seasoned SGS leaders is designed to connect experienced gynecologists with younger physicians (including fellows, those new to practice, residents) through an informal small group setting to discuss a variety of topics. Learn from your mentors, their past career and life experiences, and foster a relationship that can help you advance as a professional.
Awards Ceremony prior to the President's Reception
Social activities include a Sunday Welcome Reception, Monday President's Reception and Tuesday afternoon Golf Tournament. You may also try Kayaking or Canoeing down the Guadalupe River Tuesday Afternoon. The Tuesday evening Fund Development Event is a Texas Hoedown and will feature Armadillo Racing.
Robert Gutman, MD - 2017 Scientific Program Chair
Andrew Cassidenti, MD - 2017 Scientific Program Co-Chair
Vivian Sung, MD - SGS President