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Stewart Earns Designation

Stewart Earns Designation in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology

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!

Katie Townsend

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