Cathleen Harris, MD, MPH, is the co-founder of AMOMI Pregnancy Wellness Spa and Scottsdale Perinatal Associates, LLC. Dr. Harris received her medical degree at Loyola Stritch School of Medicine. She completed her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, and her fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of Chicago.
After completing her fellowship training, Dr. Harris earned a master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Chicago. She is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine (MFM), and Travel Medicine. She is a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, a fellow of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, a member of the Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, and a Diplomate of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. She currently serves as HonorHealth’s Perinatal Medical Director.
Preeclampsia Pathophysiology & Myth Busting
Thursday, Sept. 22, │ 8:40 a.m.
Hypertensive disorders in pregnancy affect 1 in 7 hospital deliveries costing families billions of dollars in healthcare costs. Two out of three people who experience preeclampsia will die from cardiovascular disease. Myths and misunderstandings about hypertension in pregnancy can impede early detection and treatment. In this session, Dr. Cathleen Harris will dispel the common myths surrounding the diagnosis and treatment of hypertension in pregnancy.
Maternal Anti-Hypertensive Drugs: Ask the Experts!
Thursday, Sept. 22, │ 2 p.m.
Facilitated by Andrew F. Rubenstein, M.D., FACOG and co-presenting with Sarah Basinger, RN, BSN, MHI, Katherine Glaser, M.D., MPH, Cheryl K. Roth, Ph.D., WHNP-BC, RNC-OB, RNFA, and Stacie Wood, MSN
Expert panelists come together to address roadblocks to medication utilization. In this Q&A style session, attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss barriers in achieving the AIM goal of hypertensive treatment in under 60 minutes.