Breakfast and Dinner Presentations
Light food and beverages will be served at these FREE events. The following activities have been confirmed as of April 30*:Nexplanon Training Workshop/Dinner
Saturday, June 2, 5:00–8:00PM, Hyatt Regency
Attendees will receive hands-on training for insertion and removal procedures as well as implant localization techniques. Completion of this course will allow you to order the product from authorized distributor(s). This session is not accredited for continuing education credit. The training is open only to advanced practice clinicians with furnishing numbers or prescribing privileges in their state. This session is limited to the first 60 registrants, so REGISTER NOW! Click here to download the registration form.
Preventing Preterm Birth: Cervical Length and Progesterone Breakfast Symposium
Monday, June 4, 7:00–8:15AM, Hyatt Regency
One of the hottest topics of the year! Get the latest research update and hear about the new Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine clinical guidelines. You’ll also learn about CerviLenz, a new device to measure cervical length, from Joan Slager, CNM. To register for this symposium, e-mail ACNM2012@cervilenz.com with your name as well as your practice name, address, and phone. This event is limited to the first 100 registrants.
Monday, June 4, 5:45–6:45PM, Hyatt Regency ABC Ballroom
Come relax and enjoy a break from your busy conference schedule! Bio-Oil would like to invite you to an hour of appetizers, cocktails and socializing with friends. All who attend will receive a free gift and a chance to win great prizes. Please RSVP to Kayleigh Tinsley at firstname.lastname@example.org by May 14th. We look forward to seeing you in Long Beach!
Preventing Fracture in Women: An Update on Osteoporosis
Tuesday, June 5, 7:00–8:25AM, Convention Center, Room 104B
Sponsored by AmGen
Presented by E. Michael Lewiecki, MD, FACP, FACE
Satellite Symposium Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this activity, midwives should be better able to:
- Identify how to maximize peak bone mass in adolescents and young adult women.
- Calculate a women’s risk of fracture using the WHO Fracture Risk Algorithm (FRAX).
- Apply the principles of shared decision making to individualize selection of pharmacologic and non‐pharmacological options to minimize a woman’s risk of fracture.
- Identify a woman’s risk of nonadherence to their management plan and implement strategies to improve adherence.
This session is limited to 300 attendees. First come, first served.
* These activities are not certified for continuing education credit. The content and opinions expressed by presenters are those of the sponsor or presenters and not ACNM.