Regional Obstetrics Courses

Registration Pricing

Contracted Hospitals including Doctor's Modesto, Dominican, El Camino, Salinas Valley Memorial, and Sutter Maternity Center Santa Cruz: Free

Non-Contract Hospitals including Good Samaratin, Sierra Vista, Sequoia, Watsonville, LPCH: $100

All Other Hospitals (not listed above): $125



We have the dates and venues reserved for our 2019 Spring Obstetrical classes:  

- Wedensday, May 15, 2019 High Risk OB at Quadrus Conference Center, Menlo Park

Register here for High Risk OB class

Taking Care of Women with Chronic Pain and Substance Use Pamela Flood MD, MA,Professor of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine,Stanford University

 -To increase understanding of needs for peripartum pain patients

-To gain skills in the evaluation of peripartum patients with chronic opioid use

-To evaluate multimodal techniques for peripartum pain management

-To discuss the expected return of function after surgical delivery

Report back from the International Society of HTN in Prenancy- Another perspective-  Maury Druzin, MD 

Cholestasis in Pregnancy- Maury Druzin, MD

High Risk Case Studies- Nancy Peterson MSN, RNC-OB, PNNP

-Interpret patient care data presented from various case studies and discuss critical thinking concepts to critique the clinical management based on pathophysiology and clinical signs and symptoms.

 Lessons learned from California’s Maternal Mortality Review - Christine Morton, PhD

-Review trends in maternal mortality and morbidity in California and the United States

-Describe quality improvement opportunities associated with the five leading causes of pregnancy-related death in California


- Thursday, May 30, 2019 AFM at Hilton Hotel, Santa Cruz

Register here for AFM class

-Discuss physiologic principles underlying fetal heart rate patterns

-Review key concepts in EFM research and AWHONN guidelines.

-Discuss and analyze complex FHR cases utilizing current NICHD, ACOG and AWHONN terminiology.

-Review perinatal risk management strategies,  communication principles and key documentation issues to improve patient safety and outcomes.


- Wednesday, June 5, 2019 OB Hot Topics at Quadrus Conference Center, Menlo Park 

Register here for OB Hot Topics class

Earthquakes and fires and floods…OH MY! Disaster Preparedness for OB Units,by Kay Daniels, MD

 Art of Labor, by Nancy Peterson MSN. RNC-OB, PNNP


Strategies for Reducing Morbidity and Mortality in the Postpartum Period, by Nancy Peterson


ARRIVE Trial by Maury Druzin, MD


Maternal Mortality, by Maury Druzin, MD