The Conroe Family Medicine Residency offers continuing education opportunities for both our own faculty and staff and physicians in our community. Below is a list of upcoming continuing education courses.
Advanced Life Support Obstetrics (ALSO)
A.L.S.O. is an educational program designed to enhance the cognitive and procedural skills of healthcare professionals to help them manage obstetrical emergencies. Participants will have “hands-on” experience in the use of forceps and vacuum, breech presentation, shoulder dystocia, neonatal resuscitation and ultrasound. The course is directed primarily toward maternity care providers, including physicians, nurses, and certified nurse midwives.
Overall Course Objectives
Discuss ways of improving the management of obstetrical urgencies and emergencies which may help standardize the skills of practicing maternity care providers.
Discuss the importance of utilizing regional maternity care services and identify possible barriers which might limit access.
Successfully complete the course written test and megadelivery testing station.