Family-Centered Maternity Care Live Course

Featuring the latest evidence-based, in-depth information on family centered maternity care, AAFP live courses make it convenient to learn and refresh your knowledge, in great locations. Earn CME, connect with your colleagues and experts, and improve patient care—all in just a few days.

Enhance your ability to understand common clinical problems in maternity care—from preconception to prenatal, and intrapartum to postpartum. Create evidence-based strategies to diagnose and treat maternity-related conditions. Hear from leading experts in obstetrics, gynecology, and family medicine on a number of relevant topics.

July 25-28, 2018


Minneapolis, MN

Marriott Minneapolis City Center

Registration opens in October.


Topics covered in this course include:

Note: Topics are subject to change.

  • Abnormal Cervical Cancer Screening in Pregnancy
  • Billing and Coding for Maternity Care
  • Breech Delivery
  • Cesarean Section Training: Obtaining Cesarean Skills/Privileging Issues
  • Cesarean Section Training: Serving as a First Assistant & Anticipating and Responding to Intra-operative Complications
  • Clinician’s Role in Successful Breastfeeding
  • Common Newborn Problems
  • Diabetes: Pre-Gestational & Gestational 
  • Domestic Violence in Pregnancy
  • Eclampsia 
  • Female Genital Mutilation 
  • Genetic Screening & Non-invasive Diagnostic Testing (+ Case Study)
  • Case Study Guidelines
  • Get LARC: Evidence and Systems
  • Group Prenatal Care 
  • Impact of Obesity in Pregnancy and Childbirth
  • Induction of Labor
  • Infections in Pregnancy
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Labor Dystocia
  • Labor Near Viability 
  • Management of Category 2 Tracings 
  • Management of First Trimester Pregnancy Loss
  • Management of Persistent Occiput Posterior (OP) Malposition
  • Marijuana Use in Pregnancy
  • Massive Transfusion Protocol 
  • Maternal Child Immigrant and Refugee Health Care
  • Medical Conditions in Pregnancy 
  • Neonatal Respiratory Distress and Sepsis 
  • New Stage Two Paradigm 
  • Non-Pharmacologic Pain Management in Labor
  • Optimal Time of Delivery 
  • Osteopathic Treatment of Common Discomforts in Pregnancy
  • Postpartum Urgencies
  • Preconception & Interconception Care
  • Preconception Care of Women with Chronic Conditions
  • Pregnancy Care for the LGBT Community
  • Prematurity Prevention & Treatment
  • Prenatal Care
  • Racial Disparities & Maternity Care Outcomes
  • TeamSTEPPS
  • Therapeutic Hypothermia
  • Trial of Labor after Cesarean (TOLAC): Evidence-Based Strategies to Increase Rates of Use