Holy Cross Hospital houses the GATE Institute, a specialized training center for physicians who perform minimally invasive procedures.
The GATE Institute's nationally recognized faculty members combine hands-on surgical training with telemedicine and videoconferencing to bring the benefits of minimally invasive surgery to physicians and their patients across the nation. GATE Institute programs offer participants the opportunity to gain expertise in the latest instrumentation and equipment in areas such as OB/GYN, orthopedics, neuroscience and general surgery.
Since its inception more than 20 years ago, the GATE Institute has trained thousands of physicians and other medical professionals from hospitals all over the country.
20th Annual Future Trends in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Conference
April 6-7, 2013
Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina
Maryland’s Eastern Shore
100 Heron Boulevard
Cambridge, MD 21613
This program is intended for all health care providers involved with gynecology, minimally invasive gynecologic surgery and women’s health. Gynecologists, obstetrician/gynecologists, gynecologic oncologists and urogynecologists in practice and in training (residents and fellows) as well as physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses and technicians and other allied health care professionals in the fields of gynecology, surgery and oncology are welcome.
Learn about the latest gynecologic advancements from nationally renowned speakers and enjoy a luxurious and beautiful setting on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. This symposium is designed to further the adaptation of minimally invasive approaches to gynecologic surgery with an emphasis on risk management. National experts will further knowledge through use of didactics, video and skill lab. Participants must select and attend one of two breakout sessions in order to receive full CME/CEU credit: A- Hands-On Suture Course; B- Film Festival.
Accommodations and Transportation
Until March 14, a limited number of rooms are available at the Hyatt Regency on Friday, April 5, Saturday, April 6, and Sunday, April 7, for a group rate of $199 per night plus a $25 activity fee and taxes.
Reserve a room at the Hyatt online or call 888-421-1442.
Alternate hotel options include Days Inn (410-228-4444) and Holiday Inn Express (410-221-9900).
BayRunner Shuttle (410-912-6000) is suggested for attendees who need transportation from BWI airport.
Conference Fees and Registration:
Registration is required and limited. Fees include Saturday breakfast, lunch and reception, and Sunday breakfast. The last day to register is April 2, 2013.
**Register early! Fees will increase by $50 on March 14.**
-- > Physicians: $350
-- > Physicians Assistants, Residents, Nurses and Allied Health Professionals: $250
--> To register by phone with a credit card, call 301-754-8800.
--> To register and pay by check, submit the form in the conference brochure.
For more information about the GATE Institute, contact Carla Halik at 301-754-7174 or firstname.lastname@example.org.