OB/GYN 1705 - OB/GYN Clinical Alert - May 01, 2013

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for the obstetrician and gynecologist.


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Credit Designation:

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Faculty Listing:

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
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

Michael A. Thomas, MD
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility;
Director, Reproductive Medicine Research
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

John C. Hobbins, MD
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Colorado School of Medicine


  • DMPA Use and Bone Fractures
  • Ectopic Pregnancy and Subsequent Fertility
  • Reproductive and Sexual Function after Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy


  • Explain the latest data regarding diagnosis and treatment of various diseases affecting women
  • Discuss new data concerning prenatal care, neonatal health, and complications arising in pregnancy and the perinatal period
  • Discuss the advantages, disadvantages, and cost-effectiveness of new testing procedures in women?s health

Financial Disclosure:

OB/GYN Clinical Alert’s Editor, Jeffrey T. Jensen, MD, MPH, is a consultant for Bayer Healthcare, and Population Council; is a speaker for Bayer Healthcare and Merck; receives research support from Agile Pharmaceuticals, Bayer Healthcare, HRA Pharma, Merck, and Population Council; and is on the advisory boards of Bayer Healthcare, Merck, HRA Pharma, and Agile Pharmaceuticals.

Peer Reviewer Catherine LeClair, MD, Executive Editor Leslie G. Coplin, Managing Editor Neill Kimball, Associate Editors Rebecca H. Allen, MD, MPH, Michael A. Thomas, MD, and John C. Hobbins report no financial relationship to this field of study.

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