The goal of this conference is to provide practical and evidence-based practice recommendations to improve the health of high-risk pregnant women and their babies.
San Diego Marriott La Jolla
4240 La Jolla Village Drive
La Jolla, California 92037
This one-day, multi-disciplinary educational conference presented by the Scripps Clinic Department of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, is structured as a practical, clinically oriented review of various maternal and fetal prenatal diagnoses, as well as ultrasound related high-yield topics. Our inaugural CME conference will discuss advances and updates in the clinical management of high-risk pregnancies using didactic lectures and interactive discussions led by highly qualified, experienced faculty certified by their respective specialties. The goal of this conference is to provide practical and evidence-based practice recommendations to improve the health of high-risk pregnant women and their babies.
After attending this live activity, participants should be able to:
- Recognize, manage and treat selected maternal medical complications of pregnancy including pulmonary embolism, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease, using evidence-based guidelines.
- Develop multi-disciplinary treatment plans for the management of obstetrical emergencies including amniotic fluid embolism, sepsis, and critically ill pregnant patients.
- Appropriately identify and interpret fetal heart rate patterns.
- Discuss practical tips when approaching obstetrical ultrasound.
- Incorporate prenatal genetic testing and devise an optimal approach to the evaluation of a fetus with a congenital heart defect.
- Describe disparities in mental health outcomes in pregnancy.
- Improve communication and engagement among health care providers to ensure that care is responsive to women’s needs.
Scripps Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Scripps Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses and Nurse Practitioners
For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.
For the purpose of re-licensure, the California Board of Registered Nursing accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for attendance at structured learning activities offered by organizations accredited by the ACCME.
The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certified Program (AANPCP) and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
PAs may claim a maximum of 7.5 Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
This course may be supported, in part, by educational grants from industry. In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, a complete list of commercial support received will be provided to all learners who participate in the continuing education activity. For more information: www.accme.org/standards.
Cultural & Linguistic Competency and Implicit Bias
This activity is designed to include curriculum addressing the topics of cultural and linguistic competency (CLC) and implicit bias (IB) in compliance with California Business and Professions (B&P) Code Section 2190. All those involved in the planning and execution of this activity have been asked to identify and discuss issues relevant to the topics being covered. In addition, a variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency and implicit bias. A resource document can be downloaded from the Conference Details section above.