Conferences and Teaching Rounds

Grand Rounds (online calendar)

  • Weekly from mid-September through June, except holiday periods
  • Guest speakers covering new developments in Ob/Gyn and related disciplines
  • Sponsored by the University of Washington School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • CME Accreditation (1 category 1 CME credit-hour/1-hour lecture).
  • (NEW!) Live Webcast

Medical Student Lectures

  • Weekly
  • Mandatory for all medical students
  • Sample schedule (Note: other sites cover similar topics in their weekly didactics)

Teaching Rounds

  • Conducted daily with attending physicians on respective services

Morbidity and Mortality Conference

  • Weekly 
  • Mandatory resident education activity

Quality Improvement Conference

  • For each of three disciplines: Obstetrics, Gynecologic Oncology and Gynecology (UWMC and HMC)
  • Combined with Morbidity and Mortality Conference

Diabetes Conference

  • Weekly teaching session and case review before Diabetes Clinic

Gyn Presurgery Conference

  • Weekly (mandatory for UW Gyn & Urogyn Residents)

Ob/Peds Conference

  • Weekly

Oncology Combined Conference and Multidisciplinary Teaching Conference

  • Weekly (mandatory for UW Gyn Onc Residents and Fellows)

Path Conference

  • Weekly (mandatory for UW Onc & Gyn Residents)

Perinatal Path Conference

  • Monthly unless otherwise noted

Prenatal Genetics and Fetal Therapy

  • Weekly

Resident Didactic Lectures

  • Weekly
  • Mandatory resident education activity

Journal Club

  • Monthly meetings October through May except for a two-month hiatus over the holidays 
  • Focuses on current publications in obstetrics and gynecology

HMC Morning Ob/Gyn Lecture Series (online calendar)

  • Three times weekly, unless otherwise noted