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Continuing Education for Health Professionals
37th Annual Graffagnino-Collins Memorial Lectureship

Diagnosis and Management of Gestational Diabetes: Challenges and Controversies

May 9, 2014

8:10AM - 10:45AM

Conference Rooms 1, 2 and 3

This program is a continuing medical education (CME) offering for Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Other interested healthcare providers are also invited to attend.

Program Faculty: George Saade, MD

Chief of Obstetrics and Maternal-Fetal Medicine and the Jennie Sealy Smith Distinguished Chair in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.
Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Perinatology.

 Program Objectives

Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:


  1. Summarize evidence-based, protocols for the diagnosis and management of gestational diabetes.
  2. Cite existing controversies relevant to diagnosing gestational diabetes.
  3. Discuss the impact of poor glycemic control on both maternal and fetal outcomes.
  4. Outline appropriate post-partum recommendations associated with gestational diabetes.


 Woman's Hospital, Baton Rouge is accredited by the Louisiana State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Womans Hospital Baton Rouge designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

 Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


No Cost

Participant Limit 60

Contact Info Laura

Available Classes
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Special Instructions
 Special Needs: If you need special assistance due to a disability recognized by the ADA, please call 225-231-5475 to request assistance.