Spring conferences are spectacular! 

Contraceptive Technology Update Conferences this spring

San Francisco, CA – March 24-27, 2010                                  

Boston, MA – April 14-17, 2010


Just for starters, the FIRST DAY of the main Main Conference:

                                                                                                                                * = Speaking in San Francisco only

San Francisco – Thursday, March 25                                        ** = Speaking in Boston only

Boston – Thursday, April 15


8:00                     Program Overview and Objectives

            Robert A. Hatcher, MD, MPH

            Susan Wysocki, RN, WHNP-BC, FAANP


 8:10                             Understanding and Explaining Contraceptive Risk to Patients

                                    James Trussell, PhD


 8:40                             The US Medical Eligibility Criteria SO IMPORTANT!

                                                Kathryn M. Curtis, PhD (Rx = .5 hr.)


 9:15                             Condoms, With Passion and Pleasure!

            Robert A. Hatcher, MD, MPH



10:30                            Abortion Update 

                              *     Karen Meckstroth,   MD (Rx = .5 hr.)

                              **    Karen Loeb Lifford, MD, ScD


11:00                            Risky Business: Media and the Health of Adolescents

                              *     Victor C. Strasburger, MD

                              **    Michael Rich, MD, MPH



                                                (Attendance is optional and requires a reservation. CE credit will be awarded. 

                              *     Topic pending

                                    Malcolm Potts, MB, BChir, PhD, FRCOG

                           **       Topic pending

                                    Judy Norsigian


 2:00                             Hot Off the Press: The New 2010 STD Treatment Guideline        

                                    Willard Cates, Jr., MD, MPH 



 2:30                                      New Data on Long-Acting Reversible Contraception: What’s the Latest?

                                   *        Alison Edelman, MD, MPH

                           ** Eleanor Bimla Schwarz, MD, MS


 3:50                             Vaginitis 

                                    Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH 


I always say, I am the luckiest: I get to hear and see all these talks twice.