In 2020, clinicians have a variety of continuing education options ranging from one- or two-day workshops to resort-based conferences where you can combine learning with leisure!

All educational offerings have continuing education credits available, and all programs include extensive handout and reference materials.

Whether you are looking to obtain or maintain your NCC certification, sharpen your practice skills, or just update your professional knowledge base, there are choices to fit every clinician’s needs.

AWHONN California Section 2020 Conference in Long Beach, February 20-22

Join me in Long Beach as I get into some serious California Dreamin’ with the CA AWHONN Section at their annual conference. My pre-con is sold out, but there is still space to join me for the main conference and it is sure to be a wonderful program, I am thrilled to be able to attend.

For information and registration, please visit CA AWHONN.


2020 Advanced Fetal Monitoring and Medico-Legal Issues

Join fetal monitoring experts Lisa Miller & Becky Cypher for an exceptional two days of continuing education! Lisa will present an Advanced Fetal Monitoring program on day one, and then she will be joined by her colleague and co-author Becky Cypher for day two where the focus will be legal issues, including a half-day intensive on perinatal documentation addressing nursing, physician, and midwifery documentation issues – from antepartum through postpartum.

Don’t miss this opportunity to network with colleagues while learning from top experts in the field!

Two Great Locations

March 13 & 14, 2020 in Honolulu, HI sponsored by The Queen’s Medical Center, Download brochure
October 2020 in the Sacramento area, details will be posted this summer.
Registration is now open for the program in Honolulu, and space is limited so be sure to register soon!


21th Annual National Conference on Fetal Monitoring, April 2-4, in Las Vegas, NV

Viva Las Vegas!! We are back in Sin City for another great conference on all things fetal monitoring. Once again I will join my co-authors, Dr. David A. Miller and Rebecca L. Cypher, MSN, PNNP, as well as Dr. David Abel for an information packed three-day EFM intensive, covering a wide variety of current topics. Attorney Jay Kelley returns to join faculty for “Malpractice Defense Tips from a Plaintiff Attorney”  – where clinicians can learn to think like a lawyer when it comes to liability issues. As always, faculty are available to answer your questions and provide insights in fetal monitoring and safe obstetric care. Join us for our 21st year!

Information and registration is available at Symposia Medicus.


2020 Annual AWHONN Convention: Phoenix, AZ – June 13-17

I am incredibly excited to attend convention this year in Phoenix – my friend and co-author Becky Cypher is our AWHONN President!! Whoooo Hoooo!!!

I hope to see you there and am happy to be joined by Dr. David Miller to provide a pre-conference on Sunday, June 14, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. titled “Fetal Monitoring: From Delivery Decisions to Deposition Survival, We’ve Got You Covered!” This pre-conference will focus on liability in fetal monitoring and management of Category 2 tracings, including an interactive tracings practicum. Bring your questions and join us for a truly multidisciplinary session.

You will be able to find me the afternoon of Monday, June 15 presenting with Jill Arnold and Samantha Sommerness ; Session D4 “Informed Consent Vs. Informed Choice: Legal, Nursing, and Patient Perspectives” where we will address informed consent, informed refusal, and informed choice from a variety of perspectives, it is going to be a provocative session that is sure to generate some great discussions!

For information and registration, please visit AWHONN.


Be sure to check back frequently for more 2020 courses as they become available!

Lisa is co-author of "8th Edition of Mosby’s Pocket Guide to Fetal Monitoring: A Multidisciplinary Approach." This portable, practical guide provides a multidisciplinary, evidence-based approach to fetal monitoring that’s ideal for use in the clinical environment.
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