Annual Meeting Special Interest Sessions

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2018 SGO Annual Meeting Special Interest Sessions

A Special Interest Session is a session created with a targeted audience in mind that builds skills and knowledge relevant to the intended audience.

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Preconference Special Interest Session I: Coding and Practice Management
Preconference Special Interest Session II: International Session
Preconference Special Interest Session III: Resident, Fellow, Candidate Session
Special Interest Session IV: A Course for the Versatile Allied Health Professional – Topics of Interest Along Our Practice Settings

Preconference Special Interest Session I: Coding

Friday, March 23, 2018
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Hyatt New Orleans, Empire A

Course Directors:
Eileen Segreti, MD, West Penn Allegheny Health System, Pittsburgh, PA
Kevin Holcomb, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
David Holtz, MD, Lankenau Hospital, Wynnewood, PA
Mary Cunningham, MD, Gynecologic Oncology of Central NY, Rochester, NY

Description: Regulatory changes around value-based reimbursement and quality reporting can lead to incentives—or penalties—for the care SGO members provide, and increasing demands on clinician time requires a multidisciplinary approach to patient care.

Using didactic, case-based, and interactive formats, this half-day session will feature:

  • A comprehensive review of the basics of evaluation & management (E&M) and surgical coding
  • Advanced discussion about reimbursement for chemotherapy
  • Strategies to maximize reimbursement for Advanced Practice Providers
  • An update on MACRA requirements, quality reporting, and related practice issues
  • A panel discussion on more advanced coding- and billing-related practices.

Cost: $200 member/$250 nonmember

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Preconference Special Interest Session II: International Session

Friday, March 23, 2018
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Hyatt New Orleans, Empire B

Course Directors:
Daniela Gomez Pue, MD, Clinica de Ginecologia Integral, Mexico City, Mexico
Teresa Diaz-Montes, FACOG, MD, MPH, Mercy Medical Center, Owings Mills, MD

Description: International abstract submissions from a span of countries all over the world, as well as a poster session will be presented in this session.

Preconference Special Interest Session III: Resident, Fellow, Candidate Session

Friday, March 23, 2018
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Hyatt New Orleans, Empire CD

Course Directors:
Lori Cory, MD, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Fernanda Musa, MD, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, NY

Description: This session aimed at early career physicians and will include clinical trial review as well as a panel on post fellowship career-planning.

Special Interest Session IV: A Course for the Versatile Allied Health Professional – Topics of Interest Along Our Practice Settings

Saturday, March 24, 2018
3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Hyatt New Orleans, Empire A

Course Director:
Katie Fadakar, MS, RN, WHNP-BC, Magee Women’s Hospital, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Description:
This course was designed to be of interest and relevant to Allied Health Professionals in a variety of practice settings. Topics of interest to the inpatient, outpatient, and operating room professional will be discussed as well as an overview of the opioid epidemic that has impacted all roles.

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