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 just released the dates and locations for our 2019 Fall Obstetrical classes:  

- Wednesday, October 30, 2019 High Risk OB at Hilton Hotel, Santa Cruz

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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

- Wednesday, November 20, 2019 Advanced Fetal Monitoring at Quadrus Conference Center, Menlo Park

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-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.


- Thursday, December 5, 2019 OB Hot Topics at Hiton Hotel, Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley

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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



SAVE THE DATE- Upcoming Events

Registration Now Open for Fall 2019 Regional Classes  


- 10/4 Menlo Park 

-11/8 Santa Cruz


- HROB 10/30 Santa Cruz

- AFM 11/20 Menlo Park

- OBHT 12/5 Santa Cruz