Annual Meeting

PICCK’s First Annual Meeting

Saturday, September 26, 2020
8:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Remote via Zoom

CME/CNE credit is available
Cost of attendance is free

TIME

8:30 AM – 8:45 AM

8:45 AM – 9:00 AM

9:00 AM – 9:45 AM

9:45 AM – 10:00 AM

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM

10:45 AM – 11:15 AM

11:15 AM – 12:00 PM
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12:00 PM – 12:30 PM

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

1:30 PM – 2:15 PM
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2:15 PM – 2:30 PM

Shared via website and email

PRESENTATION

Partners in Contraceptive Choice and Knowledge Welcome (Katharine White, MD, MPH)

Department of Public Health Policy Update (Jill Clark, MPH)

When Reproductive Health and Technology Collide (Paula Castaño, MD, MPH)

AM Break

TBD (Tessa Madden, MD, MPH)

PICCK Community Advisory Board-Led Session

Fertility Desires and Contraceptive Care Among Transmasculine Young Adults (Madina Agénor, ScD, MPH; Alex Cottrill)

Lunch Break

Panel: Managing Difficult Contraception Side Effects

Pregnancy rates after Medicaid-funded hysteroscopic compared to laparoscopic sterilization (Aileen Gariepy, MD, MPH, FACOG, MHS)

PICCK Successes In The First Year and Closing Remarks (Katharine White, MD, MPH)

Materials, resources, and more opportunities to engage with PICCK

Katharine White, MD, MPH
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Principal Investigator, PICCK, Boston Medical Center

Dr. White is the Vice Chair of Academics in the Department of OB/GYN, Director of the Family Planning Fellowship at Boston Medical Center and is an Associate Professor of OB/GYN at Boston University School of Medicine. She is the Principal Investigator of PICCK and is active in multiple research studies in various areas of contraception and abortion. Dr. White is also a contributor on sexual health issues for Glamour magazine and a member of the advisory board for Women’s Health.

Paula Castaño, MD, MPH
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Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Director of Outpatient Services and Columbus Circle Practice, Columbia University Irving Medical Center/New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Dr. Castaño has over 16 years of experience as a family planning clinician and as a researcher in reproductive health. Her primary research interest is the use of innovative technologies, such as text messaging, to collect patient-reported data and improve health care. She has also published an evaluation of smartphone menstrual cycle tracking applications. As medical director of outpatient practices, she develops policies and procedures and collaborates with hospital and university leadership to ensure quality assurance and patient satisfaction.

Community Advisory Board
Partners in Contraceptive Choice and Knowledge
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PICCK’s Community Advisory Board (CAB) is grounded in the belief that everyone brings expertise to the conversation, and that all kinds of expertise are required for us to exceed. The CAB is comprised of a diverse membership of consumers of contraceptive care and community stakeholders throughout the state. reproductive healthcare.

Julie Potter, MD
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Pediatric/Adolescent Advisor and Liason, PICCK, Boston Medical Center

Dr. Potter is the Associate Director of Ambulatory Pediatrics, Adolescent Center and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Boston University School of Medicine. In addition to her clinical work with adolescents, Dr. Potter serves as Medical Director for the Boston Public Health Commission School-Based Health Centers and as School Physician for Boston Public Schools. She is Principal Investigator of Boston Medical Center’s ABCD grant, which provides Title X funding to address the family planning needs of Boston Medical Center’s uninsured and under-insured patients.
Reproductive Health Access Project. Her areas of interest include medical education and the integration of full-spectrum reproductive health care into primary care settings. 

Julia Max, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
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Lead Clinician, Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts, Boston

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Alexa Arlos, NP, MSN                  she/her/hers                                      Instructor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston Medical Center

Alexa Arlos received her Master’s of Science in Nursing at Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions. She is certified as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. She has been a member of the Boston University School of Medicine faculty since 2005. During her 28 years as a Women’s Health NP, she has worked in resource-poor settings in the US and Haiti. Her specialty is Family Planning with an interest in complex contraception and refugee/immigrant reproductive health issues.
health inequities in relation to sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, and gender identity using an intersectional lens. She holds a Doctor of Science in Social and Behavioral Sciences with a concentration in Women, Gender, and Health from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, a Master of Public Health in Sociomedical Sciences from Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, and a bachelor’s degree in Community 

Alex Cottrill
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Research Coordinator, Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts

Alex Cottrill is a Research Coordinator at Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts and a rising MPH candidate at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He brings several years of experience in research addressing the impact of stigma and stigmatized identities on reproductive health and health access, with a particular focus on the reproductive health experiences of transgender and nonbinary individuals. 

Jill Clark, MPH
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Director, Division of Child/Adolescent Health and Reproductive Health, Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Jill Clark is currently the Director of the Division of Child/Adolescent Health and Reproductive Health at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.  She provides leadership and strategic direction for school, community, and clinical programs intended to provide better access to sexual and reproductive health clinical services, education, and primary care for youth and adults.  She received her MPH in Global Reproductive Health from Emory University.

Tessa Madden, MD, MPH
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Director, Division of Family Planning
Associate Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine

Dr. Madden received her medical doctorate from Washington University School of Medicine and completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia University – New York-Presbyterian Hospital. She then obtained her Master’s in Public Health and completed a Fellowship in Family Planning at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. She is active in patient care, clinical research, and education. Her research interests include improving delivery of contraceptive care and reducing barriers to contraception. leadership to ensure quality assurance and patient satisfaction.

Rachel Cannon, MD, MSc
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Clinical Trainer, PICCK, Boston Medical Center

Dr. Cannon is an Assistant Professor at the Boston University School of Medicine and is the Ryan Residency Program Director for the OB/GYN residency at Boston Medical Center. She completed a Family Planning Fellowship at Boston Medical Center and now participates in clinical work, research, and advocacy around reproductive healthcare.

Honor MacNaughton, MD
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Associate Program Director, Tufts University Family Medicine Residency Program
Medical Director, Reproductive Health Clinic, Cambridge Health Alliance
Associate Professor, Family Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine

Dr. MacNaughton is the Associate Program Director of the Tufts University Family Medicine Residency Program, the Medical Director of the Reproductive Health Clinic at Cambridge Health Alliance and an Associate Professor of Family Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine. She is the National Director of the Reproductive Health Care and Advocacy Fellowship at the Reproductive Health Access Project. Her areas of interest include medical education and the integration of full-spectrum reproductive health care into primary care settings.

Elisabeth Woodhams, MD, MSc
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Clinical Trainer, PICCK, Boston Medical Center

Dr. Woodhams is the Division Director of Family Planning at Boston Medical Center, as well as the Assistant Director for the Fellowship in Family Planning, and the Associate Program Director for the OBGYN Residency Program. She is an Assistant Professor at the Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Woodhams is particularly interested in abortion and contraception service delivery, educating healthcare providers in reproductive health topics, and in understanding ways to optimize reproductive healthcare for patients with substance use disorder.

Madina Agénor, ScD, MPH
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Gerald R. Gill Assistant Professor, Department of Community Health, Tufts University
Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts University School of Medicine

Madina Agénor is the inaugural Gerald R. Gill Assistant Professor of Race, Culture, and Society in the Department of Community Health at Tufts University. She is also Adjunct Faculty in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Tufts University School of Medicine and The Fenway Institute. As a social epidemiologist, Dr. Agénor investigates health inequities in relation to sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, and gender identity using an intersectional lens. She holds a Doctor of Science in Social and Behavioral Sciences with a concentration in Women, Gender, and Health from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, a Master of Public Health in Sociomedical Sciences from Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, and a bachelor’s degree in Community Health and Gender Studies from Brown University.

Aileen Gariepy, MD, MPH, FACOG, MHS
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Director, Yale Fellowship in Family Planning at Yale University School of Medicine, Department of OB/GYN, RS

Dr. Gariepy is the Associate Chief of Family Planning, Director of the Family Planning Fellowship, and Associate Professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences at Yale School of Medicine. Her research focuses on developing and testing innovative, multi-faceted strategies for decreasing unintended pregnancy in marginalized populations, with specific focus on female sterilization, the effect of unintended pregnancy on women, cost and contraceptive provision, and digital health interventions to improve reproductive health. She is the Principal Investigator of a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) award, “Real world effectiveness and safety of hysteroscopic (Essure®) compared to laparoscopic sterilization.”

Location

Remote via Zoom

CME/CNE Credit Information

Coming soon!