Professional Education


ACOG representatives will be partnering with LSU OBGYN-BR residency program to host a MVA simulation.

They will provide education on the usage of manual vacuum aspiration in the management of early pregnancy loss.

Presented by

Anitra D. Beasley, MD, MPH


At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe advantages and disadvantages of manual vacuum aspiration compared to other management options for early pregnancy loss in the context of shared medical decision making.
  2. Explain indications and other clinical considerations for manual vacuum aspiration.
  3. Explain manual vacuum aspiration techniques and practice manual vacuum aspiration using a dragon fruit model.
  4. Describe considerations for post procedural care.

Special Needs

If you have a disability recognized by the ADA and would like assistance in registering or attending this offering, please call 225-231-5292.


Dates Offered