Educational Conferences

The Obstetrics and Gynecology residency program takes pride in its strong educational conference series. We offer over 6 hours of educational conferences to all residents regardless of rotation as listed below. Additionally, each rotation has small group teaching conferences for current members of the team.

Grand Rounds

As part of the Friday morning conference series. These conferences are presented by speakers from outside institutions, as well as by internal speakers from Dartmouth Health and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.

Resident Didactics Series

Thursday mornings from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm. The curriculum follows a 2-year cycle covering the CREOG Educational Objectives in Obgyn to include Diversity, Equity Inclusion and Belonging (DEIB) and Wellness. Recurring didactics include Ob and Gyn Surgical and Simulation Curriculums, Ultrasound conference, Research Conference, Colposcopy Conference, and CREOG Review.

Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board

Pathology, Radiation Oncology, and other members of the Dartmouth Cancer Center discuss multidisciplinary management plans for patients with gynecologic cancers.

Morbidity and Mortality Conference

As part of the Friday morning conferences series. Residents learn to examine outcomes by patient population, identify care processes that need improvement, and implement systems improvements to improve care.

Journal Club

As part of the Friday morning conferences series. This conference is presented by residents paired with faculty members to review research study design, discuss evidence-based medicine, and perform critical appraisal of the literature.

Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery (URPS) Conference

Residents on the gynecology rotation join the URPS team (attendings and fellows) for their weekly Thursday morning didactic series.

Urology-Urogynecology Conference

As part of the Friday morning conference series. Faculty and residents from both departments discuss topics in management of shared patients with urogynecologic issues.

Anesthesia-Obstetrics Conference

As part of the Friday morning conference series. The Obstetrics and Anesthesia Departments provide education on the multidisciplinary approach to management of Obstetrical cases and topics such as postpartum hemorrhage, morbidly adherent placenta, etc.