2022 SAAOG Annual Meeting


Saturday, January 22, 2022 to Tuesday, January 25, 2022
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2022 SAAOG Annual Meeting

Sea Island, GA

We invite you to attend the South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 2022 Annual Meeting taking place January 22-25, 2022 at The Cloister at Sea Island in Sea Island, GA. The 2022 Annual Meeting will provide practicing Ob/Gyns and REI Physicians educational opportunities on new scientific applications and technologic advances in the field.

In addition to the educational offerings, there will be numerous opportunities for attendees to connect with colleagues and network during exhibit hall social functions. The exhibit hall will feature the most prominent industry leaders in the field of Ob/Gyn and REI showcasing their best products and services. We encourage all attendees to make their reservations as soon as possible. Please visit the venue tab for more information on discounted rates and to book your room.

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SAAOG 2022 Annual Meeting

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Registration

83rd Annual Meeting
January 22-25, 2022
SAAOG 2022 Annual Meeting
Attendee Registration
(Includes admission badge to General Sessions and Exhibit Hall)
SAAOG Member/Invited Guest
$650.00
SAAOG Non-Member
$775.00
Industry Representative
$950.00
*Fellow-In-Training
*$200
Guest Pass ($95)
(Includes one guest badge for access to Welcome Reception, Presidential Luncheon and all food functions in Exhibit Hall)
*Trainee Rate: Available for those individuals actively enrolled in a graduate or postgraduate training program for obstetrics and gynecology and in full credentialing in their specialized area of medical study. A letter from the program director or the school registrar must accompany this application. Fax to (904) 425-4230.

COVID Information


The South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (SAAOG) is excited to return our in-person Annual Meeting in January 2022 and is taking the health and wellbeing of our participants as our top priority. While participating at SAAOG events, the SAAOG will follow suggested federal, state, and local preventive measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19; however, the SAAOG cannot guarantee that participants, attendees, exhibitors, vendors, staff, or others in attendance (“participants”) will not become infected with COVID-19. To attend the SAAOG 2022 Annual Meeting, all participants will be required to:

  1. Be fully vaccinate for COVID-19 with an FDA-authorized vaccine
  2. Wear masks when and where required
  3. Practice social distancing when and where required
  4. Follow any pathway signage
  5. Follow good personal hygiene practices
  6. Practice self-monitoring & self-reporting
  7. Follow the requirements of the host hotel that are in place at the time of the SAAOG 2022 Annual Meeting.
  8. Not travel to or attend the SAAOG 2022 Annual Meeting if you are sick or become sick
  9. Take reasonable precautions to ensure your own comfort

I attest that I was, or will be, fully vaccinated for COVID-19 with an FDA-authorized vaccine—meaning that two weeks had passed, or will have passed, since my final dose of the authorized vaccine—by the time I attend the SAAOG 2022 Annual Meeting.

I understand the inherent risks of attending SAAOG 2022 Annual Meeting that I may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19. By attending the NLA 2021 Fall Scientific Sessions, I am acknowledging that exposure or infection may result in quarantine requirements, serious illness, permanent disability and/or death. I agree to follow all health and safety precautions for the SAAOG 2022 Annual Meeting. I also acknowledge that if I choose not to follow the health and safety precautions as outlined by the SAAOG, the meeting venue and other partners for the SAAOG 2022 Annual Meeting, my registration may be canceled, and I may be removed from the meeting with no refund of any related expenses. I willingly agree to comply with the stated terms and conditions for participation as protection against COVID-19 including those outlined here for the SAAOG 2022 Annual Meeting.

RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY.
I HEREBY RELEASE, WAIVE AND FOREVER DISCHARGE ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, AND DEMANDS OF WHATEVER KIND OR NATURE AGAINST THE NATIONAL LIPID ASSOCIATION AND ITS AFFILIATED PARTNERS AND SPONSORS, INCLUDING IN EACH CASE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, VOLUNTEERS, MANAGEMENT AND AGENTS (THE “RELEASED PARTIES”), EITHER IN LAW OR IN EQUITY, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES OR LOSSES CAUSED BY THE NEGLIGENCE, FAULT OR CONDUCT OF ANY KIND ON THE PART OF THE RELEASED PARTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DEATH, BODILY INJURY, ILLNESS, ECONOMIC LOSS OR OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES, OR LOSS OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, WHICH I, MY HEIRS, ASSIGNEES, NEXT OF KIN AND/OR LEGALLY APPOINTED OR DESIGNATED REPRESENTATIVES, MAY HAVE OR WHICH MAY HEREINAFTER ACCRUE ON MY BEHALF, WHICH ARISE OR MAY HEREAFTER ARISE FROM MY PARTICIPATION WITH THE ACTIVITY.

Luncheon

I will attend the Presidential Luncheon
Luncheon fee $0
I will NOT attend the Presidential Luncheon
The President's Luncheon is included in the registration fee; however, you must pre-register yourself and number of guests attending. A guest badge must be purchased for your guest for them to attend the President's Luncheon.

Social Events

Black Tie Dinner and Dance
$95x

Guest email will be used to coordinate guest events during the 2020 meeting. By providing a guest email, you consent to receiving email from SAAOG or on behalf of SAAOG about the 2020 meeting and related events.

Total

$0.00

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DISCLAIMER:
By registering for the 2022 SAAOG Annual Meeting, attendee understands and agrees that attendee’s contact information may be shared with other attendees and exhibitors. By allowing an exhibitor to scan the conference badge, attendee understands, agrees and consents to the sharing of attendee's contact information with the company that scanned the conference badge.

PHOTOGRAPHY:
Photographs and/or video may be taken as part of the registered event. By registering for this event, you grant the South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for promotional purposes. This may include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in print and online platforms, social media, press releases and other outlets.

CANCELLATION POLICY:
Telephone cancellations will not be accepted. A written notice of cancellation must be received no later than December 31, 2021. This includes social events and guest fees. There will be a $100 fee for all cancellations. No registration refunds will be issued after December 31, 2021.

ADA COMPLIANCE:
Attendees who need special reasonable accommodations or who have special needs should contact the meeting organizers at (904) 637-0944.

Faculty: 

Full Faculty listing coming soon! 

AGENDA

Click Here to Download the 2022 Program

Saturday, January 22


12:00–6:00 pm

Registration

OPENING SESSION

2:30–3:15 pm

Hormone Replacement Therapy

JoAnn Pinkerton, MD

3:15–4:00 pm

Sex Hormones, Cognition, Brain Function

Pauline Maki, MD

4:00–4:30 pm

Question & Answer

5:00–6:00 pm

State Caucus Meetings – FL, GA, WV, VA, NC, SC

6:00–7:30 pm

Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall

 

Sunday, January 23


8:00 am–2:00 pm

Registration

8:20–8:30 am

Welcome Remarks

8:30–8:40 am

Endometrial Cancer: it’s not what it used to be

Fidel Valea, MD

8:40–8:50 am

Growing Teratoma Syndrome in Pregnancy

Lauren Becker, DO

8:50–9:00 am

Question & Answer

9:00–9:20 am

Vaginal Laser Therapy

Bernard Taylor, MD

9:20–9:40 am

Urinary Microbiome in Women's Health

Monique Vaughan, MD

9:40–9:50 am

Question & Answer

9:50–11:05 am

Expert Theater

9:50–11:05 am

Brunch with Exhibitors and Poster Session

PRESIDENTIAL SYMPOSIUM

11:05–11:10 am

Introduction

 

11:10 am–12:10 pm

Is Your Organization Built to Last?

David Benzel

12:10–12:15 pm

Question & Answer

12:15–12:20 pm

Break

12:20–12:25 pm

Past Presidents Processional

PRESIDENT’S ADDRESS

12:25–12:30 pm

Introduction

TBD

12:30–12:50 pm

Presidential Address - Pandemics through History

Douglas H. Moffett, MD

12:50–1:50 pm

Lunch with Exhibitors

2:00–4:00 pm

Non-CME Satellite Symposium

6:30–7:30 pm

Presidential Reception

7:30–11:00 pm

Black Tie Dinner and Dance

 

Monday, January 24


8:00am–3:00pm

Registration

8:00–9:00 am

Breakfast with Exhibitors

9:00–9:10 am

Improved compliance with hemoglobin A1c vs. 2-hour glucose tolerance testing in the postpartum period

Meaghan Anderson Lincoln, MD

9:10–9:20 am

A Unique Case of a Patient with Rh Alloimmunization in Six Pregnancies, None of which developed HDFN or Anemia

Anamaria Uceda, MD

9:20–9:30 am

Question & Answer

9:30–10:00 am

Iron Deficiency Anemia in Pregnancy – New Strategies for Prevention and Treatment

Andra James, MD

10:00–10:10 am

Question & Answer

10:10–11:10 am

Break with Exhibitors and Poster Session

11:10–11:20 am

An Evaluation of Transfusion Rates and Indications on Labor and Delivery

Katherine Jernigan, MD

11:20–11:30 am

Management of intraoperative ureteral injury and resection on an academic gynecologic oncology service

Mitchel Hoffman, MD

11:30–11:40 am

Question & Answer

11:40–11:50 am

HPV vaccination rates at a large, public university: a quality improvement project

Katherine Peng, MD

11:50 am–12:00 pm

Spontaneous Pregnancy Rates After Hysterosalpingogram and Saline-Infusion Sonohysterogram in Infertile Women

Lauren H. Griswold, MD

  12:00–12:10 pm

Question & Answer

12:10–12:40 pm

Update on Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia

John Soper, MD

12:40–12:50 pm

Question & Answer

1:00–2:00 pm

President’s Luncheon in Honor of Douglas H. Moffett, MD

The South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists invites all Fellows and Guests for a luncheon.

SAAOG LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD LECTURESHIP IN HONOR OF DR. JOANN V. PINKERTON

2:20–2:30 pm

Introduction

 

2:30–3:10 pm

Updated Management of Abnormal Cervical Cancer Screening Tests

David Chelmow, MD

3:10–3:20 pm

Question & Answer

3:20–3:40 pm

Business Meeting

 

Tuesday, January 25


8:00–10:00 am

Registration

8:00–8:30 am

Breakfast

8:30–8:40 am

Oncofertility Care and Telehealth Integration

Larisa Garilova-Jordan, MD

8:40–8:50 am

Previable Birth: Counseling & Managing Patients Anticipating/ Needing Delivery at the Limits of Viability

Jeff M. Denney, MD, MS, FACOG

8:50–9:00 am

Artificial Intelligence/Neural Network Applications in Obstetrics

Lawrence Devoe, MD

9:00–9:10 am

Question & Answer

9:10–9:20 am

Break

9:20–9:30 am

Case of Intravenous Lipoleiomyomatosis in a Postmenopausal Female

Natalie Seman

9:30–9:40 am

Syringocystadenoma papilliferum of the vulva: an extremely rare vulvar tumor

Kayla Bagwell, MD

9:40–9:50 am

Incidental Finding of OHVIRA Syndrome with Concurrent Large B-Cell Lymphoma in Suspected Ovarian Torsion

Benjamin Levy, MD 

9:50–10:00 am

Question & Answer

 

 10:00 am

Adjourn

VENUE

 

The Cloister at Sea Island
100 Cloister Drive
Sea Island, GA 31561
1-855-572-4975

SAAOG 2022 meeting attendees will receive a special rate starting at $230/night plus taxes and a $15 resort service charge per room/per night.  The group rate is guaranteed for reservations made on or before December 30, 2021 or until the room block is filled. You can book your room online by clicking HERE or calling 1-855-572-4975 and asking for the SAAOG negotiated room rate. 

About The Cloister at Sea Island
Discover The Cloister, a Forbes Five-Star accommodation. You can’t help but see how beautiful it is. But it’s the little things that will captivate you. How the light comes into your room just so when the sun is setting. The birds chirping cheerfully as you walk by the solarium. A game of checkers in the lobby. Tea and cookies in the afternoon. You’ll feel right at home. Because this is a place where staff feels more like family. Where fun and adventure wait at every turn.

ACCREDITATION

COMMERCIAL SUPPORT
Full notification of commercial support will be provided in the activity accreditation.

Target Audience
This program has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians who have a specialized interest in the field of obstetrics and gynecology.

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this activity, the attendee can expect to be able to:

  • Determine the appropriate use of hormone replacement therapy.
  • Describe how hormonal changes at menopause influence brain health in women as they age.
  • Discuss the management of high-risk pregnancy.
  • Discuss how energy can be used for treatment of vaginal atrophy.
  • Determine how the urinary microbiome is implicated in various genitourinary conditions.
  • Determine ways to enhance leadership skills within the team.
  • Identify potential areas for improvement in compliance with postpartum glucose testing in postpartum patients.
  • Determine the appropriate use of both oral and intravenous iron in pregnancy.
  • Review best practice in crossmatching high risk patients for transfusion.
  • Describe the incidence, complications, and trends associated with ureteral surgeries on a gynecologic oncology service.
  • Recognize opportunities to identify and improve HPV vaccination rates.
  • Compare rates of spontaneous pregnancy in infertile women after traditional Hysterosalpingogram (HSG) versus newer alternatives.
  • Outline the steps in management for patients with gestational trophoblastic disease.
  • Examine the rationale for the latest American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (ASCCP) Management Guideline updates.
  • Recognize the utilization of telehealth in proving care in a regional oncofertility program.
  • Review existing data and management schema for previable birth.
  • Determine how technology can aid in the practice of obstetrics and gynecology.
  • Review rare gynecologic disorders in postmenopausal women.
  • Identify differential diagnosis of vulvar lesions.
  • Consider neoplasms of non-gynecologic origin in the differential diagnosis of adnexal masses.

Accreditation

ACCME ACCREDITATION
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

College Cognate Credits
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.25 Category 1 College Cognate Credits. The College has a reciprocity agreement with the AMA that allows AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to be equivalent to College Cognate Credits.

DISCLOSURE OF FACULTY AND INDUSTRY RELATIONSHIPS
In accordance with College policy, all faculty and planning committee members have signed a conflict of interest statement in which they have disclosed any financial interests or other relationships with industry relative to topics they will discuss at this program. At the beginning of the program, faculty members are required to disclose any such information to participants. Such disclosure allows you to evaluate better the objectivity of the information presented in lectures. Please report on your evaluation form any undisclosed conflict of interest you perceive.

CRITERIA FOR SUCCESS
Statements of credit will be awarded based on the participant's attendance and submission of the activity evaluation form. A statement of credit will be issued within 4-6 weeks of participant’s completion of an online evaluation/claimed credit form at www.saaog.org/cme. Please contact afellers@saaog.org should you have any questions.

EVENTS

Welcome Reception
Saturday, January 22 
Complimentary for attendees; $95/guest(s) 

Join your colleagues and the 2022 exhibitors and supportors for an opening reception on Saturday evening in the exhibit hall. Interact with exhibiting companies and enjoy tasty hors d' oeuvres and cocktails.
(Please note that all guests must have a purchased guest badge.)

Black Tie Dinner and Dance
Sunday, January 23
$95/person

Buy your tickets now to attend the highlighted event of the meeting! SAAOG will celebrate its 83rd Annual Meeting with a formal waited dinner, accompanied by live music and dancing. Dinner guests will be treated to a pre-dinner cocktail reception located under a twilight sky to get the evening started. Here they can mingle with old friends, interact with colleagues and meet fellow attendees.

President’s Luncheon in Honor of SAAOG President Douglas Moffett, MD
Monday, January 24
Complimentary for attendees; $75/guest(s)

Make plans to attend the President’s Luncheon, and have the opportunity to connect and interact with the President of SAAOG, Dr. Doug Moffett, as well as the rest of the SAAOG leadership. The luncheon provides the perfect opportunity to get up to speed on the latest news around the organization, the board, and to socialize. You must register to attend.
(Please note if you plan to bring a guest to the Luncheon, they must have a purchased guest badge.)

SYMPOSIUM PROGRAMS

Symposium: 

Stay tuned for our confirmed symposia programs. 

Exhibitors and Sponsors

Join us for the South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 83rd Annual Meeting on January 22-25, 2022 at the Cloister at Sea Island in Sea Island, GA. Connect with over 100 Ob/Gyns and Reproductive Endocrinologists as you showcase your products and services.  We have added new and exciting sponsorship opportunities to allow you maximum exposure throughout the weekend. 

Exhibitor prospectus

Contact Exhibits Coordinator, Kristen Lauer, to confirm your booth space and participation in the meeting!
Email: klauer@saaog.org
Phone: (904) 309-6206
Fax: (904) 425-4230

VIRTUAL EXHIBIT HALL

2022 Exhibitor listing coming soon!

PRODUCT THEATERS

Product Theaters: 

2022 Confirmed Product Theaters Coming Soon.

Guest Information

Information on guest activities coming soon!