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Save the Date! 
November 16 - 17, 2021 
Webinar ONLY


REGISTRATION IS OPEN! Gravidas at Risk is an annual 2-day statewide perinatal conference designed to address both inpatient and outpatient care.

 

Objectives:

  • Discuss the implications of hypertensive disorders on pregnancy outcomes.
  • Identify strategies to assist at-risk families with breastfeeding.
  • Explore the implications of diabetes during pregnancy.
  • Explain the many impacts of Centering Pregnancy.
  • Identify the effects of the COVID-19 vaccine on mothers and babies.
  • Describe mental health challenges for pregnant women during the COVID pandemic.
  • Analyze selected obstetric case studies.
  • Describe the challenges associated with marijuana use during pregnancy.

NOTE: Due to ongoing COVID pandemic concerns, this event will be via live webinar only.

Register Now!

Registration Fees

  • $85 — One day Registration (either day)
  • $165 —Registration fee for full two-day conference
  • $155 —Registration fee per person (group of 3 or more registering together)
  • See program brochure for full details on registration or print form


Faculty Speakers

Enjonae Anderson, MA, LPC, LCASA
Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist
High Point, N.C


Tanya Bailey, MSN CNM FACNM
Full-scope Clinical Midwifery Practice
ObGyn Associates, Danville
Richter Family Medicine, Greensboro


Georganna Cogburn, MSHE, RD, LDN, IBCLC, RLC
Region 1 Lactation Trainer
Mountain Area Health Education Center
Asheville, NC


Jeffrey M. Denney MD, MS, FACOG
Associate Professor
Department of Obstetrics/ Gynecology
Section for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Wake Forest Baptist Health

Elizabeth Woodland Mumaw, DO
Assistant Professor
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Wake Forest Baptist Health


Kristen H. Quinn, MD, MS, FACOG
Assistant Professor
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine
Wake Forest Baptist Health


Carmen G. Strickland, MD, MPH
Associate Professor
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Wake Forest Baptist Health


Claudia Isabelle Tussey MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Wake Forest Baptist Health

 

Agenda

Tuesday, November 16

  • 8:30 am Registration / Tech Log In
  • 8:55 am Welcome Announcements
  • 9:00 am Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy
                               Jeffrey M. Denney MD, MS, FACOG
  • 10:00 am Stretch Break & Door Prizes
  • 10:15 am Breastfeeding Support for Families at Risk
                                  Georganna Cogburn, MSHE, RD, LDN, IBCLC, RLC
  • 11:15 am Group Yoga & Lunch on your own
  • 12:45 pm Update: Diabetes & Pregnancy
                                   Elizabeth Woodland Mumaw, DO
  • 1:45 pm Moving Break & Door Prizes
  • 2:00 pm Centering Pregnancy: What’s New
                               Carmen G. Strickland, MD, MPH
  • 3:00 pm Adjourn – See you in the morning!

Wednesday, November 17

  • 8:30 am Registration / Tech Log In
  • 8:55 am Welcome Announcements
  • 9:00 am COVID Vaccine & Pregnancy: Effects on Mothers and Babies
                               Kristen H. Quinn, MD, MS, FACOG
  • 10:00 am Stretch Break & Door Prizes
  • 10:15 am Mental Health Concerns for the PregnantWoman
                                  Enjonae Anderson, MA, LPC, LCASA
  • 11:15 am Stretches & Lunch on your own
  • 12:45 pm Selected OB Case Studies
                                  Tanya Bailey, MSN CNM FACNM
  • 1:45 pm Moving Break & Door Prizes
  • 2:00 pm Marijuana Use during Pregnancy
                               Claudia Isabella Tussey MD, MPH
  • 3:00 pm Adjourn – See you next year!

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Who Should Attend?

View of pregnant woman waiting for prescriptionNurses, nurse practitioners, nurse midwives, social workers, educators and other healthcare professionals who caring for the childbearing family in both inpatient and outpatient settings.

As part of its commitment to diversity and inclusion, the Northwest AHEC and Wake Forest Baptist Health provide compassionate education and respectful care for all, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.

For More Information or Assistance

If you have questions about registering for this activity or need auxiliary aids or special services to attend, please contact Lisa Thomas at least five working days before the activity at 336-713-7729 or lisathom@wakehealth.edu.

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