November 2017 e-Bulletin

GET READY FOR THE FACULTY DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR
Are you joining us for the 2018 APGO Martin L. Stone, MD, Faculty Development Seminar January 6-9, 2018, at The Eau Palm Beach Resort and Spa in Manalapan, Florida? 

Plenary sessions, interactive workshops and breakfast round table discussions are included in this informative four-day seminar. Engaging knowledgeable speakers have been chosen for their skills and expertise in the focus topic areas. 

Take a look at the program and the keynote speaker bios, and you’ll see this is a meeting you won’t want to miss. Also look at the fun activities that we have planned. And learn more about APGO’s Clerkship Directors’ School, Parts 101 & 201 with an informational flyer posted on APGO’s Apple Tree Blog.

Register for the meeting today; we don’t want you to miss out!
Registration deadline: December 16.


UMEC COLUMN: WE’RE THANKFUL FOR THE APGO FDS
By Samantha D. Buery-Joyner, MD, David A. Forstein, DO, Susan Bliss, MD
2016-2018 APGO Undergraduate Medical Education Committee (UMEC)

The month of November brings our favorite holiday, Thanksgiving. We are thankful for and look forward to being with family, friends and an abundance of delicious food. As we think about the upcoming holiday, we know that our favorite ob-gyn conference is also approaching.

Read more.



DOUBLE YOUR DONATION ON #GIVINGTUESDAY
APGO is matching donations up to $10,000 between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm ET on #GivingTuesday, November 28. #GivingTuesday marks the start of the charitable season, and what better way to get involved in this global giving movement than with a gift toward your passion! On November 28, we invite you to join the global #GivingTuesday movement by making a gift to support the APGO Academic Scholars and Leaders Program Frank T. Stritter, PhD Endowed Faculty Fund. And with APGO matching your gift, your donation will go twice as far!

Learn more more about APGO’s #GivingTuesday program.

Donate to the ASL 20th Anniversary campaign now and follow along to track our progress!


REGISTRATION AND PRELIMINARY PROGRAM COMING SOON
The 2018 CREOG & APGO Annual Meeting is only a few months away! In the coming weeks, we’ll be opening registration and posting the Preliminary Program so you can start planning your trip.

Keep an eye on apgo.org/2018caam for more information.


PREPARE YOUR GREEN JOURNAL SUBMISSION NOW
Was your oral or poster presentation accepted to the 2018 CREOG & APGO Annual Meeting? If so, now is the time to consider writing a full manuscript for publication in the 2018 Obstetrics & Gynecology CREOG & APGO Educational Supplement.

Manuscript submissions for the October 2018 publication will be accepted between February 19 and March 29, 2018. Visit the APGO website for full author instructions and submission guidelines. Read the abstracts and manuscripts published from the 2017 CREOG & APGO Annual Meeting in this year’s Obstetrics & Gynecology supplement.


POST A POSITION TO OUR JOB BOARD
Looking for an academic position? Visit APGO’s online Academic Positions Report for open academic ob-gyn positions from around the country. Click here to fill out a vacancy announcement for your department.

Please note: academic posting is a benefit of Department Membership.


DO YOU KNOW ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ZIKA?
Even though mosquito season is coming to an end, you still need to know what to look for and how to manage your patients when it comes to Zika. Check out APGO’s online educational module A Case-Based Series on the Zika Virus: Patient Counseling, Diagnosis, and Management today!