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Conferences & Didactic Teaching

The department firmly believes that teaching takes many forms. For this reason, we encourage all residents to interact with everyone on our faculty. The entire faculty is accessible and enthusiastic to teach on rounds or in the lab, including individual and group settings.

The following are a selection of service teaching opportunities and representative of Wednesday afternoon didactic conferences:

  • OB Board Rounds daily
  • Gyn Teaching Rounds 3/week
  • Oncology Rounds daily
  • Tumor Board 2/month
  • Perinatal Division Pt Care Conference weekly
  • Simulation training (1st Wednesday pm)
  • Robotics Curriculum
  • Journal Cubs
  • Chapter Review
  • OB II School Lectures
  • Didactics based on CREOG Learning Objectives
  • CREOG Reviews
  • Family Planning Lecture
  • Grand Rounds (2x/ month)
  • Case Conferences/ M&M (3x/ month)
  • Research Skills Sessions, Research Presentation Preparation Session, Resident Research Day
  • Faculty Research Day
  • Education Retreat and OBGYN as teachers
  • Betterment Series - Wellness, Advocacy and Health Policy, Practice Habits and IT
  • Inanimate Hysteroscopy Skills Lab
  • Inanimate & Animate Laparoscopy Skills Lab
  • Fundamental of Laparoscopic Surgery Sessions
  • Obstetric/Noelle Simulation Training
  • EIC Meeting (Monthly)
  • Resident Leadership Council
  • OB Quality and Patient Safety (Monthly)
  • Global Health Symposium
  • Wellness Wednesdays
  • MOS Ops Meeting (Monthly)

The clinical schedules are arranged so that all residents (with the exception of those on call, vacation, or other excused absences approved by the program director) will be able to attend the teaching conferences. Faculty members also attend many of these conferences.