Across the nation and beyond, look to see where UNC OB-GYN presentations were given this month.

Individual Presentations:

  • Nancy Chescheir, MD
    Grand Rounds |  Carolinas Medical Center | "Maternal-Fetal Surgery for Myelomeningocele"
  • Catherine Matthews, MD
    Feb 14, 2013 | Grand Rounds at Wake Med | “Anatomic perineal laceration repair:  How to restore the platinum perineum”
    Feb 20, 2013 | Grand Rounds at UNC | “Ovarian Conservation vs. Removal at Time of Hysterectomy”
  • Alison Stuebe, MD
    Feb 18-19, 2013 | Breastfeeding: Turning the Tide in Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia
    Feb 22-24, 2013 | Turning the Tide for Birth and Breastfeeding in Warrnambool, VIC, Australia
    Feb 28-Mar 1, 2013 | Breastfeeding: Turning the Tide in Auckland, NZ
    "Does breastfeeding prevent maternal metabolic disease or does maternal metabolic disease prevent breastfeeding?"
    "Mood, mother and infant: Breastfeeding and postpartum depression"
    "Choose your words carefully – Reclaiming breastfeeding as the cultural norm"
    "Breastfeeding for medical professionals – what every doctor needs to know"
  • Sarah Verbiest, DrPH, MSW, MPH
    Feb 12, 2013 | Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs National Conference | "Preceonception Health" and workshop on UNC's Mothers Matter Postpartum Care Program.

Conference Presentations:

APGO-CREOG, Feb 17 -Mar 2, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona

  • Connolly | CREOG Program Directors' School:  "Patient safety, quality improvement, and resident education:  What we need to know "CLER'ly".
  • O'Neill, Connolly | Oral Presentation:  Case-Based Curriculum in the OB/GYN Residency Continuity Clinic:  Implementation and Learning Environment Impact
  • Connolly, Lorenz, O'Neill |  "Methodology of self-assessment of resident continuity clinic:  A competency-based, systematic approach to improvement."

33rd Annual Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting, Feb 11-12, 2013 in San Francisco, California


Dr. Menard and her family

  • Menard
    Honored for her service as President of SMFM
    Periviable Birth Workshop – Facilitator, Speaker and Organizer
    Oral Plenary Session moderator
  • Chescheir
    Fetal Therapy Presentation and Debate Facilitator
    Gray Journal and Green Journal Reviewer Course
  • Ivester
    Global Health forum leader
  • Peterson
    Global Health presenter
  • Stringer, E
    Global Health presenter
  • Stuebe
    Oral Plenary Session judge


UNC MFM group at Golden Gate Bridge

  • Beamon, Hardisty, Harris, Vora | Poster Presentation
    'Promises and pitfalls of a new technology: a single center experience with noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT)"
  • Dorman et al | Poster Presentation
    "IRB review of multisite perinatal studies: characteristics at individual participating sites"
  • Eichelberger, Menard | Poster Presentation
    "Training needs in operative obstetrics among first year maternal – fetal medicine fellows"
  • Stuebe, Boggess | Poster Presentation
    "Gestational weight gain in excess of IOM guidelines associated with a macrosomia in obese women with GDM"
  • Stuebe et al | Poster Presentations
    "Oxytocin receptor polymorphisms, postpartum mood and breastfeeding duration"
    "Adrenomedullin signaling polymorphisms and adverse pregnancy outcomes"
    "Racial and ethnic differences in beliefs about exclusive breastfeeding"
  • Stuebe, Strauss, Beamon | Poster Presentation
    "Universal trans-vaginal and trans-abdominal cervical length screening for short cervix"
  • Thorp et al | Poster Presentation
    "An optimized measure of chronic stress in pregnancy"
    "An optimized measure of maternal stress is associated with biologic markers of stress and pregnancy outcomes"
  • Vora et al
    Poster Presentation | "Antenatal origins of metabolic syndrome in fetuses of obese women"
    Oral Presentation | "Decreased apoptosis in fetuses of obese women: implications for neurodevelopment"
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