3 days / 18 talks
18 speakers / 33rd annual
Steamboat Perinatal Conference

January 11-13, 2018
Meet the

Course directors

MFM experts from across the country come together to reveal new knowledge and delve into ethical questions of obstetric care.

Littleton, CO

Thomas J. Garite, MD

Professor Emeritus
University of California, Irvine

Director of Research and Education
Obstetrix Medical Group, Inc.
Littleton, CO

Denver, CO

Richard P. Porreco, MD

Obstetrix Medical Group of Colorado, PC
Denver, CO

Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center
Denver, CO

Denver, CO

Torri Metz, MD

Denver Health Medical Center
Denver, CO

Perinatologist, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO
Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO

Meet the

2018 faculty

Sasha Andrews, MD

Perinatologist, Obstetrix Medical Group of Colorado
Denver, CO

Joseph R. Biggio, Jr., MD, MSHQS

Associate System Chair, Women’s Services and System Chair for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Ochsner Health System
New Orleans, LA

Stephen Brzezinski, JD

Principal, Kitch Drutchas Wagner Valitutti & Sherbrook
Detroit, MI

John P. Elliott, MD

Medical Director, Valley Perinatal Services and Arizona Mother Baby Care
Clinical Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Banner University Medical Center
Scottsdale, AZ

Helen Feltovich, MD, MS

Intermountain Healthcare
Provo, UT

Ravi Gunatilake, MD

Director of Clinical Perinatal Medicine, Valley Perinatal Services
Scottsdale, AZ

Kent Heyborne, MD

Chief of Obstetrics and Associate Director,
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Denver Health Hospital
Denver, CO

Bronwen Kahn, MD

Obstetrix Medical Group of Colorado
Denver, CO

Stephanie Martin, DO

Medical Director, Clinical Concepts in Obstetrics
Colorado Springs, CO

Daniel O’Keeffe, MD

Executive Vice President, The Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Carefree, AZ

T. Flint Porter, MD

Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Intermountain Healthcare

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
MFM Fellowship Program Director
University of Utah Health Sciences Center
Murray, UT

Robert Silver, MD

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chief of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
University of Utah Health Sciences Center
Salt Lake City, UT

Martin Walker, MD

Director, Fetal Therapy Program
Evergreen Hospital
Eastside Maternal-Fetal Medicine, an affiliate
of Obstetrix Medical Group
Seattle, WA

Peter Watson, MD

Founding Partner (Retired)
Women’s Healthcare Associates

Chief Executive Officer
Peter T. Watson, MD, LLC Consulting
Portland, OR

John D. Yeast, MD

Vice President, Medical Education
and Research
Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City

Vice Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
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Steamboat is more than a traditional conference; it is a sharing of ideas where attendees are part of the conversation.

Cell-Free DNA Screening:

What Are We Missing?

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Thrombosis in Pregnancy:

A Practical Talk

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