Stewart Earns Designation in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Deanna K. Stewart, MD, a physician with Hattiesburg Clinic Obstetrics & Gynecology, has earned a Focused Practice Designation in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (PAG) from the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG).
This is a new designation offered by ABOG to allow obstetricians and gynecologists who have a special interest in the care of pediatric and adolescent gynecological patients more focused, relevant and pertinent continuous professional development.
Candidates must meet several requirements to earn a PAG Focused Practice Designation, including:
- ABOG Diplomate status with primary certification in Obstetrics and Gynecology
- ABOG Diplomate meeting all continuous certification (Maintenance of Certification) program requirements
- Minimum of three years of clinical practice experience with a focus in PAG
- Minimum of 20 AMA-PRA Category 1 CME credits in PAG or relevant pediatric surgery CME in the last three years
Additionally, a board-based assessment is required for candidates and includes a computer-based exam, plus submission of a 12-month case log documenting a minimum of 100 gynecological patients under the age of 21 and must include care for patients under the age of 12.
Congratulations to Dr. Stewart on this achievement!