Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics

Attend an ALSO® Course

Offered by the AAFP and Approved Sponsors

In addition to conducting ALSO courses, the AAFP also approves various organizations to sponsor courses using the ALSO curriculum throughout the year in locations across the United States.

How to Register for a Course

The following is a listing of sponsors offering ALSO Courses. To find out more and to register for any of the courses, please contact the Course Coordinator for each course.

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ALSO Instructor Courses

2016

Course
Date
Course
Sponsor
Course Site City/State
PhoneCourse ContactInformation and Registration
Course Date: May 27, 2016Course Sponsor: NY AFPCourse Site City/State: Albuquerque, NMPhone: (518) 489-8945Course Contact:

Director: Jeff Harp, MD

 

Coordinator: Kelly Madden

Information and Registration: kelly@nysafp.org
Course Date: Jun 13, 2016Course Sponsor: Southern Regional AHEC/Womack Army Med CtrCourse Site City/State: Fayetteville, NCPhone: (910) 678-0138Course Contact:

Director: Craig Barstow, MD

Coordinator: Jennifer Borton

Information and Registration: jennifer.borton@sr-ahec.org
Course Date: Aug 9, 2016Course Sponsor: AAFPCourse Site City/State: Madison, WIPhone: (800) 274-2237 x6552Course Contact:

Director: Lee Dresang, MD

Coordinator: Jennifer Head

Information and Registration:

 

 

 

Information and registration

Course Date: Aug 28, 2016Course Sponsor: Contra Costa Regional Medical CenterCourse Site City/State: Martinez, CAPhone: (925) 370-5045Course Contact:

Director: Kristen Setliff, DO

 

Coordinator: Tami Sloan

Information and Registration: tsloan@ccfamilymed.com
Course Date: Sep 11, 2016Course Sponsor: Presence Resurrection Med CtrCourse Site City/State: Chicago, ILPhone: (773) 990-7648Course Contact:

Director: Mayank Shah, MD

Coordinator: Marcia Mallerdino

Information and Registration: marcia.mallerdino@presencehealth.org
Course Date:  Course Sponsor:  Course Site City/State:  Phone:  Course Contact:  Information and Registration:  

ALSO Provider Courses

2016

Course DateCourse SponsorCourse Site City/StatePhoneCourse ContactEmail Address
Course Date: May 19 - 20, 2016Course Sponsor: South Coastal AHECCourse Site City/State: Corpus Christi, TXPhone: (361) 881-8133Course Contact:

Director: Nina Torkelson, MD

 

Coordinator: Belinda Flores

Email Address: floresb3@uthscsa@edu
Course Date: May 21 - 22, 2016Course Sponsor: ACNMCourse Site City/State: Albuquerque, NMPhone: (770) 883-9038Course Contact:

Director: Janice Taleff, CNM

 

Coordinator: Leticia Sullivan

Email Address: llscnm@gmail.com
Course Date: May 26 - 27, 2016Course Sponsor: Maine Medical CenterCourse Site City/State: Portland, MEPhone: (207) 662-2876Course Contact:

Director: Alison Samitt

 

Coordinator: Renee Howard

Email Address: rthoward@mmc.org
Course Date: Jun 16 - 17, 2016Course Sponsor: University of Wisconsin, Dept. of Family MedicineCourse Site City/State: Madison, WIPhone: (608) 263-6261Course Contact:

Director: Ann Evensen, MD

 

Coordinator: Michelle Grosch

Email Address: michelle.grosch@fammed.wisc.edu
Course Date: Jun 16 - 17, 2016Course Sponsor: University of MissouriCourse Site City/State: Columbia, MO
Phone: (573) 882-6061Course Contact:

Director: Margaret Day, MD

 

Coordinator: Gina Silvey

Email Address: silveyg@health.missouri.edu
Course Date: Jun 20 - 21, 2016Course Sponsor: MacNeal FMRPCourse Site City/State: Berwyn, ILPhone: (708) 783-6586Course Contact:

Director: Yesenia Yepez

 

Coordinator: Kristy Sliwinski

Email Address: ksliwins@macneal.com
Course Date: Jun 23 - 24, 2016Course Sponsor: Lone Star Family Health CenterCourse Site City/State: Conroe, TXPhone: (936) 523-5225Course Contact:

Director: Jonathan Santos, MD

 

Coordinator: Gretchen J. Smith

Email Address: gsmith@lonestarfamily.org
Course Date: Jun 27 - 28, 2016Course Sponsor: St. Mary's FMRCourse Site City/State: Grand Junction, COPhone: (970) 298-2874Course Contact:

Director: Christopher Taggart, MD

 

Coordinator: Melissa Shipp

Email Address: melissa.shipp@sclhs.net
Course Date: Jun 27 - 28, 2016Course Sponsor: University of Utah FMRCourse Site City/State: Salt Lake City, UTPhone: (801) 581-7914Course Contact:

Director: Richard Backman, MD

 

Coordinator: Jennifer Mair

Email Address: jennifer.mair@hsc.utah.sedu
Course Date: Jul 6 - 8, 2016Course Sponsor: Womack Army Medical CenterCourse Site City/State: Fayetteville, NCPhone: (910) 907-8007Course Contact:

Director: Darrell Edward Jones, DO

 

Coordinator: Lisa Dent

Email Address: lisa.d.dent.civ@mail.mil
Course Date: Jul 7 - 8, 2016Course Sponsor: Northwestern Department of Family Medicine
Course Site City/State: Chicago, ILPhone: (312) 503-1377Course Contact:

Director: Santina Wheat

 

Coordinator: Timothy Doyle

Email Address: t-doyle@northwestern.edu
Course Date: Jul 7 - 8, 2016Course Sponsor: Wesley Medical CenterCourse Site City/State: Wichita, KSPhone: (316) 962-2549Course Contact:

Director: Gretchen Dickson, MD

 

Coordinator: Sara Wasinger

Email Address: sara.wasinger@wesleymc.com
Course Date: Jul 7 - 8, 2016Course Sponsor: OU Family Medicine CenterCourse Site City/State: Oklahoma City, OKPhone: (405) 271-8000 x31232Course Contact:

Dirctor: Jim Barrett, MD

 

Coordinator: Captola Greene, LPN

Email Address: captola-greene@ouhsc.edu
Course Date: Jul 8 - 9, 2016Course Sponsor: Texas Tech University HSC - Permian BasinCourse Site City/State: Odessa, TXPhone: (979) 575-7708Course Contact:

Director: Lani Ackerman, MD

 

Coordinator: Lani Ackerman, MD

Email Address: lanikackerman@gmail.com
Course Date: Jul 8 - 9, 2016Course Sponsor: ViaSTAR Simulation CenterCourse Site City/State: Spartanburg, SCPhone: (540) 231-8495Course Contact:

Director: Ron Januchowski, DO

 

Coordinator: Watson Edwards, BSN

Email Address: watson@viastarcenter.com
Course Date: Jul 12 - 13, 2016Course Sponsor: University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford
Course Site City/State: Rockford, ILPhone: (815) 972-1037Course Contact:

Director: Mary Simmons

 

Coordinator: Antoinette Richard

Email Address: antoinet@uic.edu
Course Date: Jul 14 - 15, 2016Course Sponsor: UPH-Methodist FMRCourse Site City/State: Peoria, ILPhone: (309) 672-5908Course Contact:

Director: Aaron Costerisan, MD

 

Coordinator: Liz Fort

Email Address: elizabeth.fort@unitypoint.org
Course Date: Jul 14 - 15, 2016Course Sponsor: ND AFP FoundationCourse Site City/State: Grand Forks, NDPhone: (701) 772-1730Course Contact:

Director: Kim Konzak-Jones

 

Coordinator: Brandy Jo Frei

Email Address: brandy@ndafp.org
Course Date: Jul 15 - 16, 2016Course Sponsor: East Carolina University Family MedicineCourse Site City/State: Greenville, NCPhone: (252) 744-2607Course Contact:

Director: Robert Aaron Lambert, MD

 

Coordinator: Sandra Floyd, BSBM

Email Address: floyds14@ecu.edu
Course Date: Jul 15 - 16, 2016Course Sponsor: Lynchburg FMRCourse Site City/State: Lynchburg, VAPhone: (434) 200-6143Course Contact:

Director: Suzanne Krzyzanowski

 

Coordinator: Jody Kelso

Email Address: jody.kelso@centrahealth.com
Course Date: Jul 15 - 16, 2016Course Sponsor: Family Medicine Residency of Western MontanaCourse Site City/State: Missoula, MTPhone: (406) 258-4460Course Contact:

Director: Nerissa Koehn, MD

 

Coordinator: Renee Cowan

Email Address: renee.cowan@mso.umt.edu
Course Date: Jul 15 - 16, 2016Course Sponsor: Deaconess FMRCourse Site City/State: Newburgh, INPhone: (812) 450-6068Course Contact:

Director: Mary Beth Lodato, CMW

 

Coordinator: Suzanne Noftz

Email Address: suzanne.noftz@deaconess.com
Course Date: Jul 20 - 21, 2016Course Sponsor: Baptist FMRP/Church Health CenterCourse Site City/State: Memphis, TNPhone: (901) 226-1350Course Contact:

Director: Kent Lee

 

Coordinator: Gina Rogers

Email Address: regina.rogers@bmhcc.org
Course Date: Jul 20 - 21, 2016Course Sponsor: University of VermontCourse Site City/State: Burlington, VTPhone: (802) 847-8549Course Contact:

Director: Melisa Gibson, MD

 

Coordinator: Lise Vance

Email Address: lise.vance@uvmhealth.org
Course Date: Jul 21 - 22, 2016Course Sponsor: Montana FMRCourse Site City/State: Billings, MTPhone: (406) 247-3006Course Contact:

Director: Mike Geurin, MD

 

Coordinator: Nichole Bishop

Email Address: nichole.bis@riverstonehealth.org
Course Date: Jul 21 - 22, 2016Course Sponsor: North Colorado Family MedicineCourse Site City/State: Greeley, COPhone: (970) 810-2847Course Contact:

Director: Jeffrey Cook, MD

 

Coordinator: Michelle Komanich

Email Address: michelle.komanich@bannerhealth.com
Course Date: Jul 22 - 23, 2016Course Sponsor: WVU School of Medicine Dept. of FMCourse Site City/State: Morgantown, WVPhone: (304) 598-6900
Course Contact:

Director: Carl Shrader, MD

 

Coordinator: Idania Blankenship

Email Address: blankenshipi@wvumedicine.org
Course Date: Jul 28 - 29, 2016Course Sponsor: Northeast KY AHECCourse Site City/State: Morehead, KYPhone: (606) 783-6830Course Contact:

Director: Amy Conley-Sallaz, MD

 

Coordinator: KaSandra Hensley

Email Address: kasandra.hensley@st-clarire.org
Course Date: Aug 1 - 2, 2016Course Sponsor: ViaSTARCourse Site City/State: Blacksburg, VAPhone: (540) 231-3271Course Contact:

Director: Watson Edwards, BSN, CHSE

 

Coordinator: Cyle Compton, HSOS

Email Address: cncompton@vcom.vt.edu
Course Date: Aug 4 - 5, 2016
Course Sponsor: Memorial Hospital, Alpert Medical SchoolCourse Site City/State: Pawtucket, RIPhone: (401) 729-2238Course Contact:

Director: Susanna Magee, MD

 

Coordinator: Irene Reis

Email Address: imreis@carene.org
Course Date: Aug 5 - 6, 2016Course Sponsor: Fort Wayne Medical Education ProgramCourse Site City/State: Fort Wayne, INPhone: (260) 399-4220Course Contact:

Director: Kathleen Heimann, DO

 

Coordinator: Meg Mettler

Email Address: mettler@fwmep.edu
Course Date: Aug 12 - 13, 2016Course Sponsor: TTUHSC-Depts of Ob/Gyn & Family MedicineCourse Site City/State: Amarillo, TXPhone: (806) 414-9005Course Contact:

Director: Paul Tullar, MD

 

Coordinator: Suzanne Hunter

Email Address: suzanne.hunter@ttuhsc.edu
Course Date: Aug 18 - 19, 2016Course Sponsor: St. Vincent FMRPCourse Site City/State: Greenwood, INPhone: (317) 338-7600Course Contact:

Director: Lisa-Marie Austen, MD

 

Coordinator: Krissy Davis

Email Address: kldavis1@stvincent.org
Course Date: Aug 18 - 19, 2016Course Sponsor: Baylor College of MedicineCourse Site City/State: Houston, TXPhone: (713) 798-3747Course Contact:

Director: Patrice Latimer, MD

 

Coordinator: Trevino Gabriella

Email Address:

 

gabriella.trevino@bcm.edu

 

Course Date: Aug 18 - 19, 2016Course Sponsor: Medical College of WisconsinCourse Site City/State: Waukesha, WIPhone: (414) 955-4622Course Contact:

Director: Susanne Krasovich, MD

 

Coordinator: Heather Lotz

Email Address: hlotz@mcw.edu
Course Date: Aug 19 - 20, 2016Course Sponsor: ISU Family Medicine ResidencyCourse Site City/State: Pocatello, IDPhone: (208) 282-4421Course Contact:

Director: Kelli Christensen, MD

 

Coordinator: Rose Johnson

Email Address: rosej@fmed.isu.edu
Course Date: Aug 25 - 26, 2016Course Sponsor: RCRH Family Medicine Residency ProgramCourse Site City/State: Rapid City, SDPhone: (605) 755-4045Course Contact:

Director: Bobbie Schneller, DO

 

Coordinator: Mary Beth McLellan, RN

Email Address: mmclellan@regionalhealth.com
Course Date: Aug 25 - 26, 2016Course Sponsor: Allina HealthCourse Site City/State: St. Paul, MNPhone: (651) 241-1004Course Contact:

Director: Kathleen Macken, MD

 

Coordinator: Alison Cheng

Email Address: alison.cheng@allina.com
Course Date: Aug 26 - 27, 2016Course Sponsor: Cabarrus FMRPCourse Site City/State: Concord, NCPhone: (704) 721-2060Course Contact:

Director: Rebecca Hayes, MD

 

Coordinator: Beth Long

Email Address: beth.long@carolinashealthcare.org
Course Date: Aug 27 - 28, 2016Course Sponsor: University of New MexicoCourse Site City/State: Albuquerque, NMPhone: (505) 272-0883Course Contact:

Director: Karyn Kolman, MD

 

 

Coordinator: Kathy Breckenridge

Email Address: kbreckenridge@salud.unm.edu
Course Date: Sep 8 - 9, 2016Course Sponsor: Eastern Maine Medical Center FMRCourse Site City/State: Bangor, MEPhone: (207) 973-7973Course Contact:

Director: Robin Pritham, MD

 

Coordinator: Marie Pelkey

Email Address: mpelkey@emhs.org
Course Date: Sep 11 - 12, 2016Course Sponsor: Adventist Medical CenterCourse Site City/State: Portland, ORPhone: (503) 251-6266 x24075Course Contact:

Director: Arnold Petersen, MD

 

Coordinator: Sharon Chase

Email Address: chasesm@ah.org
Course Date: Sep 12 - 13, 2016Course Sponsor: Presence Resurrection Medical CenterCourse Site City/State: Chicago, ILPhone: (773) 990-7648Course Contact:

Director: Mayank K. Shah, MD

 

Coordinator: Marcia Mallerdino

Email Address: marcia.mallerdino@presencehealth.org
Course Date: Sept 21 - 22, 2016Course Sponsor: Aspirus Medford Hospital & Clinics, Inc.Course Site City/State: Medford, WIPhone: (715) 748-8785Course Contact:

Director: Amy Falkenberg, MD

 

Coordinator: Jacki Stelzel

Email Address: jacki.stelzel@aspirus.org
Course Date: Sep 22 - 23, 2016Course Sponsor: Mayo Clinic Health System-Franciscan HealthcareCourse Site City/State: LaCrosse, WIPhone: (608)-392-9775Course Contact:

Director: Karen Cowan, MD

 

Coordinator: Kim Markwardt

Email Address: markwardt.kimberly@mayo.edu
Course Date: Oct 6 - 7, 2016Course Sponsor: Saint Joseph Regional Medial CenterCourse Site City/State: Mishawaka, INPhone: (574) 335-6526Course Contact:

Director: Kevin Ericson, MD

 

Coordinator: Jean Patterson

Email Address: pattejea@sjrmc.com
Course Date: Oct 6 - 7, 2016Course Sponsor: Network of Affiliated FMRsCourse Site City/State: Freehold, NJPhone: (732) 235-4200Course Contact:

Director: Taru Sinha, MD

 

Coordinator: J. Anna Looney, PhD

Email Address: looneyja@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Course Date: Oct 7 - 8, 2016
Course Sponsor: Mayo Clinic Dept. of FMCourse Site City/State: Rochester, MNPhone: (507) 284-5919Course Contact:

Director: Matthew Meunier, MD

 

Coordinator: Shelly Clark

Email Address: clark.shelly@mayo.edu
Course Date: Oct 12 - 13, 2016Course Sponsor: The Richland HospitalCourse Site City/State: Richland Center, WIPhone: (608) 647-6321
Course Contact:

Director: Jillian Scherer, MD

 

Coordinator: DeAnna Caspers, RN

Email Address: deannabeve.caspers@richlandhospital.com
Course Date: Nov 17 - 18, 2016Course Sponsor: Network of Affiliated FMRsCourse Site City/State: Flemington, NJPhone: (732) 235-4200Course Contact:

Director: William J. Kaval, MD

 

Coordinator: J. Anna Looney, PhD

Email Address: looneyja@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Course Date:  Course Sponsor:  Course Site City/State:  Phone:  Course Contact:  Email Address:  

ALSO Refresher Courses

2016

Course DateCourse SponsorCourse Site City/State   
Course ContactEmail Address
Course Date: Apr 30, 2016Course Sponsor: Oregon Academy of Family PhysiciansCourse Site City/State: Portland, OR   : (503) 528-0961Course Contact:

Director:

Johanna Warren, MD

 

Coordinator:

Kerry Gonzales

 

Email Address: kg@oafp.org
Course Date:  Course Sponsor:  Course Site City/State:     :  Course Contact:  Email Address:  

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