APGO Scholars Programs

APGO offers popular scholars programs to develop the teaching skills of ob-gyn physician educators. Each of the programs are offered annually and participation is highly-selective. The APGO Academic Scholars and Leaders Program and the Surgical Education Scholars Program are two of APGO's Capstone Programs, our most valuable member educational programs.

APGO Academic Scholars and Leaders Program
The 15-month Academic Scholars and Leaders Program serves to improve ob-gyn education by offering motivated faculty the skills they need to enhance all aspects of scholarship and leadership.

Surgical Education Scholars (SES) Program
The new Surgical Education Scholars Program will be an 18-month journey in teaching ob-gyn faculty how to develop and implement surgical education curricula at their home institution. 


APGO Surgical Scholars Program: Hysteroscopy
The mission of this two-day program was to develop surgical educators who not only teach hysteroscopic surgery, but also perform educational research and publish results in the area of surgical skills and simulation.

APGO Electrosurgery Scholars Program: Innovations and Applications in Gynecologic Electrosurgery
This innovative two-day course presented state‐of‐the‐art teaching strategies and evaluative tools to provide participants with a comprehensive framework to implement an Electrosurgery Hands‐On Surgical Training Program at their home institutions.