Thursday, May 10, 2018 – “The Obstetrical Society of Philadelphia’s Sesquicentennial Gala”
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Thursday, May 10, 2018 – “The Obstetrical Society of Philadelphia’s Sesquicentennial Gala”

Date: Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Thursday, May 10, 2018 – “The Obstetrical Society of Philadelphia’s Sesquicentennial Gala”

Location:           The College of Physicians, 19 South 22nd Street


Time:                  6:00 p.m. Cocktails, 7:00 p.m. Dinner and Program

George Neubert, MD President

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Thursday, April 12, 2018 – 6:00 pm. What can resource poor countries teach wealthy ones about reducing maternal mortality?

maternal mortalityPlease join us for a great evening to discuss this important topic. Here is what the WHO (World Health Organization) is reporting regarding this important topic.

  • Every day, approximately 830 women die from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth.
  • 99% of all maternal deaths occur in developing countries.
  • Maternal mortality is higher in women living in rural areas and among poorer communities.
  • Young adolescents face a higher risk of complications and death as a result of pregnancy than other women.
  • Skilled care before, during and after childbirth can save the lives of women and newborn babies.
  • Between 1990 and 2015, maternal mortality worldwide dropped by about 44%.
  • Between 2016 and 2030, as part of the Sustainable Development Goals, the target is to reduce the global maternal mortality ratio to less than 70 per 100 000 live births.
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Due to weather conditions, March 8th meeting has been cancelled!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

snowDue to weather conditions, the meeting scheduled for Thursday March 8th 2018 has been cancelled. 
There are no plans at this time to reschedule. 
If you have already paid, please send an email to our secretary,  so she will mark
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“Providing Obstetrics and Gynecologic Care for Transgender and Gender Non-Binary Individuals”

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Thursday, Feb 8, 2018 – 6:00 pm. Providing Obstetrics and Gynecologic Care for Transgender and Gender Non-Binary Individuals

We hope that you will be able to join us for our February meeting when A panel of experts will discuss how …

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Please join us for a joint meeting OB/PARES – January 11th, 2018

 

uesterdat today and tomorrowSpeaker: 

Hal C. Lawrence, III, MD
Executive Vice President and CEO, ACOG
Topic; “ACOG, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow”

The venue for the dinner meetings is the Philadelphia County Medical Society Building, 2100 Spring Garden Street. There is free

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Please join us for our first meeting of this “Sesquicentennial! 150 years for the Obstetrical Society”!!

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The meeting that will take place: October 12th 2017

The venue for the dinner meetings is the Philadelphia County Medical Society Building, 2100 Spring Garden Street. There is free parking in the lot adjacent to the PCMS building.

 

Speaker:…

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New location for our meetings !!!!!!!!!!!

The venue for the dinner meetings is the Philadelphia County Medical Society Building, 2100 Spring Garden Street. There is free parking in the lot adjacent to the PCMS building.  Please click the following link for a google map. Thank-youphiladelphia county medical society 1

https://www.google.com/maps/place/Philadelphia+County+Medical

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Meetings dates – 2017-2018

Dinner Meetings

October 12, 2017       Women’s Cardiac Health

Katie Hawthorne, MD, Main Line Health

November 9, 2017       Culture Competence and Unconscious Bias

Arthur Breese, MS, Geisinger Health System

January 11, 2018         Joint OB/PARES Meeting ACOG, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Hal …

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“Sesquicentennial Gala” Save the date!!!!

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“Sesquicentennial Gala”

Thursday, May 10, 2018

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The Society’s 150th Anniversary celebrations!

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President's Message

NEUBERT 2017

 

 

Common wisdom suggests that there are two certainties in life – death and taxes! I am beginning to believe that there is a third. Specifically, it is almost certain that at least one Obstetrical Society of Philadelphia meeting per year will be affected by weather or some other unanticipated factor. That was certainly the case for our March meeting. With our second “bomb cyclone” of the winter bearing down on the region it became clear that we should not meet as planned. I was very disappointed in having to cancel ...

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Obstetrical Society Newsletter

april newsletter thumbnailNEWSLETTER  April 2018

 

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