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GOGS 2015 Annual Meeting
Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island, FL
This year’s Annual Meeting takes place on the beautiful Amelia Islandat the luxurious Ritz-Carlton Resort, Thursday, August 27 – Sunday, August 30.
Make your reservations for the hotel soon as the Society’s room block is limited. Reserve by calling 1-888-239-1217. Ask for the GA OBGyn 2015 Annual Conference room block. Special negotiated room rates are available until Monday, July 23, 2015 or until room block is full.
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ICD-10 Transition Webinars from GA DCH
The Georgia Department of Community Health is offering webinars to help practices transition to ICD-10. The deadline to implement ICD-10 coding is October 1, 2015. Take advantage of the additional time to practice the new code set, educate staff and ensure total preparedness. Register today for upcoming webinars to prepare for all that ICD-10 entails. Click for more details, or go to the ICD-10 registration page.
2015 STD Treatment Guidelines Overview Webinar
The CDC is hosting a free, live webinar, 2015 STD Treatment Guidelines: An Overview by CDC and NNPTC, on June 22, 2015 from 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm ET. Speakers will highlight several key changes to the 2015 STD Treatment Guidelines including alternative treatment regimens for gonorrhea, the role of Mycoplasma genitalium in urethritis and cervicitis, and diagnostic testing for Trichomonas. This webinar is intended for clinicians and other staff that provide clinical care for those with STDs or who are at risk for STDs. Visit http://www.cdc.gov/std/training/webinars.htm for more information.
22nd Annual Immunize Georgia Conference
Reaching Higher – Protecting More is the theme for the Immunize Georgia Conference scheduled for Friday, September 11 at the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Perimeter at Ravinia. Learn the latest recommendations and best practices in immunization services. To register, visit: http://www.immunizegeorgia.com/register. For additional information, contact 404-367-2766 or email@example.com.
The 29th Annual GPA Conference
The Georgia Perinatal Association’s annual meeting will be September 23-25, 2015 at the King & Prince Beach & Golf Resort, St. Simons Island. This year’s theme is “Promoting Safer Maternal and Infant Outcome in Georgia.” The conference is for anyone interested in improving health of mothers and infants: perinatal health advocates, providers, administrators, physicians, nurses, nurse midwives, nurse practitioners, perinatal social workers, and others in perinatal care. To register, visit: https://jlh.formstack.com/forms/29th_annual_conference.
HMHB Georgia Conference
Save the date for the 2015 Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Annual Meeting and Conference, October 6, 2015, 8 am – 4 pm at Gwinnett Technical College, Busbee Center, 5150 Sugarloaf Pkwy, Lawrenceville, GA 30043. This year’s theme is “Maternal and Child Health Disparities: What Does the Research Say?” Early registration is $85 by 9/18/15. For additional information, call 770-451-0020 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. To register, visit: http://www.hmhbga.org/en/2015-annual-meeting-and-conference-registration.
ACOG District IV Annual Meeting
Save the date for ACOG Districts I, III and IV’s combined Annual Meeting, October 9-11, 2015 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel, Boston Massachusetts. For additional information, visit http://www.acog.org/Education-and-Events/Annual-District-Meetings.