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AAGL Oncology SIG Webinar: Anatomic Landmarks and Tips for Non-Oncologists

19 September @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm PDT

AAGL Oncology SIG Webinar: Click here to register.

Click here to view the complete Syllabus for the webinar including the webinar description, objectives, credit info, moderator & faculty info, and financial disclosures. CME Disclosures can be found on page 5 of the Syllabus.

Should you have any questions regarding CME accreditation for this webinar, please contact Nancy Williams, AAGL CME Consultant, at nancy@cmeconsultants.com.

Webinar Topic: Anatomic Landmarks and Tips for Non-Oncologists

Presented by:

Yukio Sonoda, MD
Professor, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY; Attending Surgeon, Memorial Hospital for Cancer and Allied Disease, New York, NY; Gynecologic Surgeon, Gynecologic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY,
Vice-Chair, AAGL Oncology Special Interest Group
Title of Talk: Getting in the Pelvis – Secrets to Unlock Retroperitoneal Anatomy and Lessons from Oncologic Cases

Dario F. Roque, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology,
Northwestern University – The Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Gynecologic Oncologist, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, NMH – Prentice Women’s Hospital, Chicago, IL
Title of Talk: The Role of Uterine Artery Dissection in Benign Hysterectomies

Yvette Williams-Brown, MD, MMS
Gynecologic Oncologist; Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Women’s Health and the Department of Oncology, Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX; Director, Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Program at Dell Medical School, Austin, TX
Title of Talk: Fear the Ureter: Anatomic Relations and Tricks to Find and to Make a “Ureter-Sparing” Surgery

Fernando Heredia, MD (Moderator)
Gynecologic Oncologist Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Universidad de Concepción, Chile; Staff Minimally Invasive and Robotic Gynecology Division at Clinica Andes Salud Concepción, Chile; Chair, AAGL Oncology Special Interest Group

Webinar Description:
This webinar is designed to provide technical surgical guidelines to tackle difficult cases a General Gynecologist doing minimally invasive surgery could encounter during his/her daily practice. Three experienced gynecologic oncologists will describe their tips and tricks to manage anatomically challenging cases.

Webinar Course Objective(s):
At the conclusion of this activity, learners should be able to:
1. Identify safer ways to unlock the pelvic retroperitoneum
2. Identify and develop the vesiocouterine and vesicovaginal space
3. Perform transient uterine artery ligation and to mobilize the ureter

The AAGL is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The AAGL designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Diplomates who successfully complete this approved CME activity will receive 1.0 Part IV Practice Improvement credits for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.

Should you have any questions regarding CME accreditation for this webinar, please contact Nancy Williams, AAGL CME Consultant, at nancy@cmeconsultants.com.


19 September
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm PDT