OB/GYN 1609 - OB/GYN Clinical Alert - Sep 01, 2012

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for the obstetrician and gynecologist.


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Jeffrey T. Jensen, MD, MPH
Leon Speroff
Professor and Vice Chair for Research
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Oregon Health and Science University

Peer Reviewer
Catherine Leclair, MD
Associate Professor
Department of OB/GYN
Oregon Health & Science University

Executive Editor
Leslie G. Coplin
AHC Media

Managing Editor
Neill L. Kimball
AHC Media

Associate Editors
John C. Hobbins, MD
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, CO

Robert L. Coleman, MD
University of Texas
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Frank W. Ling, MD
Clinical Professor
Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Meharry Medical College

Rebecca H. Allen, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Women and Infants Hospital
Providence, RI


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Financial Disclosure:

OB/GYN Clinical Alert’s Editor, Jeffrey T. Jensen, MD, MPH, is a consultant for Agile Pharmaceuticals, Bayer Healthcare, HRA Pharma, and Merck, is a speaker for Bayer Healthcare and Merck; and receives research support from Agile Pharmaceuticals, Abbott Pharmaceuticals, Bayer Healthcare, HRA Pharma, and Medicines360. Peer Reviewer Catherine LeClair, MD, Executive Editor Leslie G. Coplin, Managing Editor Neill Kimball, Associate Editors John C. Hobbins, Robert L. Coleman, MD, Frank W. Ling, MD, and Rebecca H. Allen, MD, MPH, report no financial relationship to this field of study.

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