OB/GYN Conference Series: Carrier Screening 1.0

Miami, FL US
March 8, 2019

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recommends counseling all pregnant patients to receive carrier screening. Three specific hereditary disorders should be reviewed with all patients including cystic fibrosis, fragile x syndrome and spinal muscular atrophy. Counseling can be challenging and at times confusing to both the patient and the physician.

Join us to hear Dr. Dibe Martin outline the principles of who, when and how carrier screening should be implemented and appropriate patient follow up if the case of a positive result.
 

This course is for department members only.

 

Target Audience

Obstetricians and Gynecologists  

 

 

Learning Objectives

  • Outline the principles of who, when and how carrier screening should be implemented.
  • Adhere to the technical standards and guidelines for Cystic Fibrosis carrier screening and Spinomuscular Atrophy
  • Describe the principles, techniques and practices of Fragile X screening.

 

 

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
01/02/2019
Course expires: 
05/24/2019
Event starts: 
03/08/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
03/08/2019 - 9:00am
Rating: 
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Baptist Hospital of Miami
8900 N. Kendall Dr.
Baptist Hospital Board Room
Miami, FL 33176
United States

Dibe Martin, M.D.
Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist
Obstetrician and Gynecologist
Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialists of South Florida
Clinical Professor, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine Florida International University
Miami, Florida

Dibe Martin, M.D., indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation or discussion.

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships.

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for 1 credit hour by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and the Florida Council of Physician Assistants. CE Broker #20-120941 .

This activity has also been approved for 1 credit for Nursing, Nurse Practitioners. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/02/2019
Course expires: 
05/24/2019
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This course is for department members only.

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