ETAPP

Education & Training for the Advanced Practice Provider

When

May 18th-20th 2017
Starting at 6PM Thursday

Where

Minneapolis, MN USA
Loews Minneapolis Hotel

Urogynecology for the Advanced Practice Provider
Course Description

Our 1st Annual Conference on Urogynecology for the Advanced Practice Provider has been designed for physicians just starting practice, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, physical therapists, nurses, students, and other healthcare professionals who evaluate and treat women with pelvic floor disorders. This course is intended to provide the Advanced Practice Provider (APP) with a comprehensive overview of pelvic floor disorders in women and foster greater understanding of the evaluation and treatment of these conditions. The didactic sessions and lectures will focus on the practical application of the evidence-based topics being presented and discussed. Our faculty of experts include physicians and APPs who focus on team based approaches to coordinating care for urinary incontinence, constipation, anal incontinence, pelvic pain, and pelvic organ prolapse.

Faculty

Course Directors and Speakers

Nicole
Cookson, DPT

Physical Therapist at Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN

Cynthia
Fok, MD

Female Urologist at the University of Minnesota

Randina
Harvey Springer APRN, CNP

Division of Urogynecology at Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN

Cara
King, DO

Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery University of Wisconsin

Amy
Park, MD

Urogynecologist at MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Cheryl
Perrero

Course Administrator

Steve
Siegel, MD

Urologist Metro Urology Centers for Female Urology and Continence Care

Course Schedule

Packed with high quality content

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Welcome Reception, Registration, Booths Open

Matthew A. Barker, MD, FACOG - John A. Occhino, MD, MS

7:00 pm - 7:15 pm

How Health Care Reform Affects APPs

Matthew A. Barker, MD, FACOG
Associate Professor, University of South Dakota & Urogynecologist at Avera Medical Group – Sioux Falls, SD

7:15 pm - 7:45 pm

Utilizing APPs in Urogynecology

Panel Discussion

7:45 pm - 8:00 pm

Q & A, Adjourn


7:00 am - 7:30 am

Breakfast, Registration, Networking


7:30 am - 7:35 am

Welcome

Matthew A. Barker, MD, FACOG - John A. Occhino, MD, MS

7:35 am - 8:00 am

Standardized Pelvic Exam

John A. Occhino, MD, MS
Assistant Professor, Division of Urogynecology, Mayo Clinic Rochester MN

8:00 am - 8:35 am

Role of Physical Therapy for PFDs

Nicole Cookson, DPT
Physical Therapies at Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN

8:35 am - 8:50 am

Vaginal Electronic Stimulation for PFDs

Randina Harvey Springer APRN, CNP
Division of Urogynecology at Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN

8:50 am - 9:30 am

Medical Management of OAB

Randina Harvey Springer APRN, CNP
Division of Urogynecology at Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN

9:30 am - 9:45 am

Q & A


9:45 am - 10:00 am

Break


10:00 am - 10:45 am

Third-line Therapies for Lower Urinary Tract Disorders

Steve Siegel, MD
Urologist Metro Urology Centers for Female Urology and Continence Care

10:45 am - 11:10 am

Neuromodulation Programming Tips & Tricks

Steve Siegel, MD
Urologist Metro Urology Centers for Female Urology and Continence Care

11:10 am - 11:30 am

Q & A


11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch & Industry Round Tables


1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Bladder Pain Syndrome

Steve Siegel, MD
Urologist Metro Urology Centers for Female Urology and Continence Care

1:45 pm - 2:15 pm

Urodynamics Interpretation with Cases

Cynthia Fok, MD
Female Urologist at the University of Minnesota

2:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Q & A


2:30 am - 2:45 pm

Break


2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Pessary Management for POP and SUI

Randina Harvey Springer APRN, CNP
Division of Urogynecology at Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm

Recurrent UTIs

Cynthia Fok, MD
Female Urologist at the University of Minnesota

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Mesh Use in Urogynecology

Matthew A. Barker, MD, FACOG
Associate Professor, University of South Dakota & Urogynecologist at Avera Medical Group – Sioux Falls, SD

4:15 pm - 4:30 pm

Q & A, Adjourn


6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Dinner (Multiple Reservations)


7:00 am - 7:30 am

Breakfast


7:30 am - 8:15 am

Approach to Patients with Pelvic Pain

Cara King, DO
Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery University of Wisconsin

8:15 am - 8:45 am

Dyspareunia and Sexual Dysfunction

Amy Park, MD
Urogynecologist at MedStar Washington Hospital Center

8:45 am - 9:30 am

Bowel Dysfunction in Women

John A. Occhino, MD, MS
Assistant Professor, Division of Urogynecology, Mayo Clinic Rochester MN

9:30 am - 9:45 am

Q & A


9:45 am - 10:00 am

Break


10:00 am - 10:45 am

Pelvic Anatomy for the Surgical First Assistant

Cara King, DO
Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery University of Wisconsin

10:45 am - 11:30 am

Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause and Role of Laser Therapy

Amy Park, MD
Urogynecologist at MedStar Washington Hospital Center

11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Q & A, Adjourn


Testimonials

It’s essential to promote a better understanding of pelvic floor disorders commonly encountered by those who provide healthcare to women.

Matthew A. Barker, MD

There is a need to help foster further education and training for APPs in Urogynecology as limted subspecialty training opportunites exist for this populaiton of women’s health providers.

John A. Occhino, MD, MS

Utilization of Advanced Practice Providers in medicine continues to increase, both in primary and specialty care.

Matthew A. Barker, MD

Course Objectives:

Implementation

Discover ways to utilize and implement Advanced Practice Providers in the management of pelvic floor disorders.

Problem Solving

Course faculty will introduce ways to diagnose and treat overactive bladder syndrome including utilization of third line therapies.

Anatomy

Attendees will walk away with a greater understanding of pelvic anatomy and muscle function as it relates to pelvic floor disorders.

The Basics

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to evaluate, diagnose, and treat pelvic floor disorders.

Pricing & Registration

Seats are limited. Sign up today!

Fill out the form below and you will be contacted by course administrator Cheryl Perrero to arrange payment. If traveling in to Minneapolis, be sure to arrange your travel promptly, as registration and course fees do not include accommodations.

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$ 495

Course Fee

The course administrator will contact you to arrange payment.
Hotel & travel not included.

Educational Grants / Sponsors

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Contact Us

  • Avera Health
  • Astellas
  • Allergan
  • Coloplast
  • Cynosure
  • Invuity
  • Laborie
  • Medtronic
  • Pfizer

Venue & Additional Info

Minneapolis, MN

The program will be held at Loews Minneapolis Hotel at 601 1s Avenue North, located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis. Please contact the hotel directly at 1-877-878-5670 for directions and parking information.

Venue

Loews Minneapolis Hotel

A block of rooms has been reserved for course attendees. Please contact the hotel directly at 1-877-878-5670 as early as possible to secure the group rate.

601 N 1st Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403

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CME Credits

This conference has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through Avera Health. Avera Health is accredited by ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The total maximum credits will be listed soon. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, and other professional associations.

About the Accreditor

Avera Health is an integrated health system based in Sioux Falls, S.D., serving South Dakota and surrounding areas of Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska and North Dakota. Avera has 16,000 physicians and employees at 330 locations that include 33 hospitals, 208 primary and specialty care clinics, and 40 senior living facilities in addition to home care and hospice, sports and wellness facilities, home medical equipment outlets and more. Avera’s health ministry is distinguished by expert care in 60 medical specialties, quality at national benchmark levels, superior customer service and a wide range of locally available care. Avera serves a population of 1 million throughout a geographical footprint of 72,000 square miles. As a health ministry rooted in the Gospel, Avera’s mission is to make a positive impact in the lives and health of persons and communities by providing quality services guided by Christian values. Learn more at Avera.org.