1 Day AAFP Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics Provider Course

KAFP and the Kansas Center for Rural Health at the University of Kansas Medical Center are thrilled to offer a one-day ALSO provider course! The event is happening Saturday, Sept. 30, 2023 at the University of Kansas Medical Center, School of Medicine- Salina Health Education Center, 138 N. Santa Fe in Salina, KS 67401.

Download the course brochure here.

Curriculum Topics:

  • Safety in Maternity Care
  • Intrapartum Fetal Surveillance
  • Preterm Labor and Pre-labor Rupture of Membranes
  • Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy
  • Late Pregnancy Bleeding
  • Labor Dystocia
  • Malpresentations
  • Malposition’s and Multiple Gestation
  • Shoulder Dystocia
  • Assisted Vaginal Delivery
  • Postpartum Hemorrhage
  • Maternal Resuscitation and Trauma
  • Cardiac Complications of Pregnancy
  • Venous Thromboembolism in Pregnancy
  • Maternal Sepsis


KAFP is not offering a room block for this one-day event however, if you are traveling in and require lodging there are many options in Salina.

The closest hotel is: Homewood Suites by Hilton located at 115 E Mulberry St, Salina, Kansas, 67401. You can learn more and book a room here.

Course Contact Information:

Course Director: Beth Oller, MD, FAAFP
Advisory Faculty: Jennifer Thuener, MD

Course Coordinator: Courtney Evans, MBA
Email: cevans@kafponline.org
Phone Number: (913) 957-2331

This CME content is made available in part through a grant from the KAFP Foundation. Support the Foundation at kafponline.org/give

CME and CNE Information:

The American Academy of Family Physicians has reviewed the ALSO Provider Course and deemed it acceptable for up to 8.00 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. The term of Approval is from Sept. 30, 2023 to Sept. 30, 2023. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The AAFP is approved as a Provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 9.60 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN, or LPN re-licensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing Provider Number: LT0278-0312. This is an advanced level course and may not be suitable for all general continuing nursing education.

The AAFP has reviewed ALSO Online Provider Course – 9th Edition and deemed it acceptable for up to 8.00 Enduring Materials, Self-Study AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from Nov. 18, 2020 to Nov. 18, 2023. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1. CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.

For all AAFP credit equivalencies and recognition, please see the AAFP Credit System website.

Additional Opportunities:

The Kansas Center for Rural Health will hold its inaugural Rural Maternal Health Symposium on Friday, Sept. 29, 2023. Click here for registration and event information.