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Contraception: Patient Counseling and Management
This module reviews the methods of contraception currently available in the United States, including the contraindications, risks/benefits, and noncontraceptive health benefits of each method. Information on counseling patients, as well as the unintended pregnancy rates for birth control methods, is also included.
NEW! APGO Preparation for Residency Knowledge Assessment Tool
The APGO Preparation for Ob-Gyn Residency Knowledge Assessment tool is an interactive, web-based examination to measure the didactic knowledge of incoming ob-gyn interns based on the ACGME level 1 milestones. The exam is available to medical schools and residency programs through an annual subscription to the APGO uWISE program.
APGO Abstract Catalog
The APGO Abstract Catalog is an interactive database of oral and poster abstracts presented at CREOG APGO Annual Meetings beginning in 2012.
Basic Clinical Skills Curriculum
The Basic Clinical Skills Curriculum Teaching Modules, written by members of APGO s Undergraduate Medical Education Committee (UMEC), offer a complete guide for teaching basic clinical and surgical skills to third-year medical students in Obstetrics and Gynecology. The skills highlighted on this site are based on recommendations from the AAMC Project on the Clinical Education of Medical Students and a review of current published curricular guides.
Career Development in Academic Medicine: Your Journey to Success
A valuable resource regardless of specialty or career stage, this publication offers guidance for physicians considering a career in academic medicine; for medical school faculty contemplating career direction; and for medical school administrators seeking advice on how to establish and nurture excellent faculty at their institutions. The 3rd edition of Career Development was published in March 2012 and is available in print and digital editions in the APGO bookstore (above link).
Educational Series on Women s Health Issues
Online access to our Educational Series on Women s Health Issues is part of our continuing commitment to expand the body of knowledge to educators, and preventive and primary health care providers.
Effective Preceptor Series
These 12 handy pamphlets provide preceptors with practical tools for teaching and evaluating students.
A Guide to Interactions with Industry
Interaction with Industry is a program to provide learners with important information, resources and guidelines on how to have ethical and responsible interactions with industry. Four modules include: Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Development Process; Role of Industry in Clinical Care, Research, and Education; Conflict of Interest and Disclosure; and National Guidelines and Institutional Policies.
10th EditionMedical Student Educational Objectives
The APGO Medical Student Educational Objectives provide clerkship directors, faculty and students with a resource for curriculum development, teaching and learning.
APGO and CREOG have developed a curriculum to prepare ob-gyn medical students for residency. The curriculum addresses both didactic knowledge and procedural skills and is divided into Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Office Practice sections
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Women with Disabilities
The Women with Disabilities Education Program pursues two parallel tracts: a self-management curriculum for patients and a training curriculum for health professionals. When completed, each curriculum will address a wide range of topics, from how to build better patient-provider relationships to how to diagnosis and treat acute medical problems in women with disabilities.
Explore useful resources for ob-gyn educators located outside of apgo.org.