When

Thursday March 6, 2014 from 11:45 AM to 5:00 PM EST
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Where

Holiday Inn at IPFW & Coliseum 
4111 Paul Shaffer Drive
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
 

 
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Contact

Cathy Ballou 
Parkview Health 
260-266-1450 
cathy.ballou@parkview.com 
 

Women's Health Conference - 2014 

 

Sponsored by the Fort Wayne Medical Education Program/Parkview Regional Medical Center

For all physicians, residents, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists and other health care professionals

 DATE:  Thursday, March 6, 2014
LOCATION:  Holiday Inn at IPFW & Coliseum, 4111 Paul Shaffer Drive, Fort Wayne
FEE:       $25

11:45-12:25P   Registration/Lunch/Vendor Displays
12:25-12:30P  Welcome/Introduction
12:30-1:15P    Cardiovascular Disease Update - Dr. Wm Collis
 1:15- 2:00P      Menopause: What's It All About - Dr. R Baker
2:00- 2:20P       Break/Vendor Display
2:20 - 3:20P    Uterine Cancer - Dr. Iwona Podzielinski
3:20 - 4:50P    Secrets to Effective Addiction Treatment - Dr. James Nocon
4:50-5P            Interactive Discussion/Q&A

Objectives:
1. Discuss differences in women and men with heart disease.
2.  Identify prevalence in CV disease after menopause
3. Review and discuss the physiology of menopause
4. Identify treatment options for common symptoms
5. Recognize the symptoms of uterine cancer
6. Review the diagnostic workup of uterine malignancy
7. Identify prognostic factors for survivial in uterine cancer
8. Discuss unique issues with substance use in pregnancy
9. Review effective brief interventions
10.Apply simple screen strategies

Continuing Education Credit:

 The Fort Wayne Medical Education Program is accredited by the Indiana State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Fort Wayne Medical Education Program designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 Speakers:
Ronald Baker, MD - Parkview Physicans Group OB-GYN - Fort Wayne, IN
William Collis, MD - Parkview Physicians Group - Cardiology - Fort Wayne, IN
James Nocon, MD - IU Health - Indianapolis, IN
Iwona Podzielinski, MD - Women's Health Advantage - Fort Wayne, IN

Symposium Planning Committee:
Diane LeBlanc, MD - Parkview Physician's Group OB-GYN
Jenny Dougal, RNC, FNP-C - Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist - Parkview Health
Becky Liechty, LPN - PPG OB-GYN
Belinda Volz, RN - Women's Health Advantage
Cathy Ballou - Coordinator, Continuing Professional Development, Parkview Health