Topic: Influenza in Pregnancy
• Review the physiologic and immunologic adaptations in pregnancy that predispose women to influenza infection
• Identify patients at risk for influenza infection and prompt evaluate, diagnose and treat
• Utilize prevention strategies and current immunization guidelines to decrease the spread of influenza infections.
Target Audience: Attending, resident, nursing and ancillary staff in obstetrics and gynecology
Accreditation: Winthrop University Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Winthrop University Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Winthrop University Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the South Carolina Nursing Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Provider Number: 1409-023PR 9/24/17 1.0 contact hours will be awarded.
It is the policy of Winthrop-University Hospital to adhere to ACCME Accreditation Criteria, Policies and Standards for Commercial Support in order to ensure content validity, fair balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its sponsored programs. All faculty, planners and authors of CME content, who participate in sponsored programs, must disclose to the audience any potential, apparent or real conflicts of interest related to their contribution to the activity, as well as any discussions of off-label or investigational uses of any commercial products or devices not yet approved in the United States. All disclosures will be made at the time of the activity. Please call Rob Martin, Director of CME at 516-663-2521 to express any concerns.
Speaker: Dr. Sevan Vahanian has nothing to disclose.
Course Director Mary Kriner, MD has nothing to disclose
Independent Clinical Reviewer: N/A
Planning Committee: Dr. Lazarou, has nothing to disclose
Dr. Martin Chavez has nothing to disclose, Dr. Genevieve Sicuranza has nothing to disclose.
Evaluations for Regularly Scheduled Series sessions are conducted on a semi-annual basis, each June and December. If you have questions or concerns regarding the content or presentation of this session please contact
Robert Martin MHA, Director of CME at 516-663-2521 to express any concerns.