District II 2018 Annual Meeting


2018 Iffath Abbasi Hoskins, MD
Junior Fellow Research Day Contests & Program

The 2018 Iffath Abbasi Hoskins, MD Junior Fellow Research Day Program is made possible by the generous support and sponsorship of Iffath Abbasi Hoskins, MD, FACOG, ACOG District II Chair. The Research Day Program is offered free-of-charge to all Junior Fellows & medical students.

Left to Right:  Angela Robinson, MD; Iffath Abbasi Hoskins, MD, FACOG, ACOG District II Chair; 
Paris Stowers, MD; Sasha Hernandez

Iffath Abbasi Hoskins, MD
Junior Fellow Research Day Contests

Saturday, October 20th

Complete Details

Submission Deadlines: CLOSED

The highly acclaimed Iffath Abbasi Hoskins, MD Junior Fellow Research Day Contests are returning to the Grand Hyatt New York at Grand Central Station for the 2018 Annual District II Meeting (ADM) on Saturday, October 20th!

Be sure to visit in the Poster Sessions and the Oral Presentations to support your Junior Fellows.

Iffath Abbasi Hoskins, MD 
Junior Fellow/Medical Student Research Day Program
Saturday, October 20th



7:00 am - 9:00 am        
Junior Fellow/Medical Student Advisory Council Breakfast Meeting
                                       Junior Fellow Advisory Council Meeting

                                       Esther Dorzin, MD, MPH, ACOG District II Junior Fellow Chair
                                       Physician Advocacy
                                       Kathleen Morrell, MD, FACOG, ACOG District II Legislative Committee Chair;
                                       Residency Program Director, Maimonides Medical Center

                                       Top 5 Reasons to <3 Bronx Women
                                       Talitha Bruney, MD, FACOG, Associate Residency Program Director,
                                       Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine 
                                       Sarp Aksel, MD, ACOG Gellhaus Advocacy Fellow, 2018; Albert Einstein 
                                       College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center, PGY-4
                                       Connecting Non-Traditional Partners to Advance Birth Equity
                                       Chanel Portia-Albert, CD, CLC, CHHC, Founding Executive Director, Ancient 
                                       Song Doula Services

(Imperial/Morosco, Conference Level)

All Junior Fellows and medical students are invited to attend the District II Junior Fellow Advisory Council Breakfast Meeting. District Junior Fellow officers will report on their ongoing projects and initiatives, and upcoming ACOG national and District II activities. Come and learn how to get involved with ACOG.

9:00 am - 10:00 am      Junior Fellow/Medical Student Roundtable Mentorship Discussions
(Imperial/Morosco, Conference Level)

Here Junior Fellows and medical students speak one-on-one with renowned Fellow generalists and sub-specialists on applying to residency; sub-specialties such as maternal-fetal medicine, gynecological oncology, family planning; and varied generalist practice models such as solo, group, and multispecialty. Do you have questions about residency applications, the rules for applying to a subspecialty-training program, or the interview process? Be sure to bring these and all your questions to this session and get answers from the experts!

10:00 am – 10:30 am     Martin L. Stone, MD Research Day Poster Session Contest
                                        Saad Khalil Memorial Junior Fellow Quality Improvement Poster Challenge

(Ballroom Foyer, Ballroom Level)

As part of the Iffath Abbasi Hoskins, MD Junior Fellow Research Day, these contests provide the opportunity for District II Junior Fellows to showcase their research and/or quality improvement projects in the form of poster presentations. Posters will be prominently displayed to meeting attendees and judged by the Junior Fellow Task Force on Awards.

10:45 am – 11:30 am     The Business of Medicine: Life after PGY
                                        Eva Chalas, MD, FACOG, FACS
                              Identifying Patients at Risk for Hereditary Cancer: Transforming
                                        Care in the Ob/Gyn Setting

                                        Julie Hufham, Certified Genetics Counselor
(Imperial/Morosco, Conference Level)

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm     Iffath Abbasi Hoskins, MD Research Day Oral Presentations
                                        Donald F. Richardson Memorial Research Paper Oral Presentation

(Ballroom III, Ballroom Level)

Authors of the top scoring research abstracts for both the Iffath Abbasi Hoskins, MD Junior Fellow Research Day Contest and the Donald F. Richardson Memorial Prize Paper Award will be presenting their research to all Annual Meeting attendees. Come and join us as the Research Day Contest Oral Presentation winner is judged by the Junior Fellow Task Force on Awards.

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm       Lunch Symposia - Registration may be required
(Conference Level)

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm         Immediate Postpartum Long-acting Reversible Contraceptive Simulations
(Imperial/Morosco, Conference Level)

Taught by an IPP LARC clinical expert, this interactive training session is designed for the Junior Fellow and medical student and includes a didactic lecture and hands-on simulation training. During the simulation, attendees will be divided into small groups with Fellow faculty members demonstrating IPP IUD insertion using MamaU uterus models that simulate an IPP uterus.

Special Thank you to our Junior Fellow program sponsor Montefiore Medical Center