Speaker Profile

 Biography
Dr. Laura Weins grew up in Regina, SK, and completed her medical school (2008) and residency (2013) in Obstetrics & Gynecology at the University of Saskatchewan. After completion of residency, she pursued a fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery under the mentorship of Dr. John Thiel in Regina, SK in 2014. She has lived in Saskatoon, SK for the past 5 years, where she has a generalist practice focusing on advanced laparoscopy/hysteroscopy, endometriosis, fibroids, and chronic pelvic pain. Dr. Weins is an assistant professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the U of S. She is the director of resident simulation education for the Obs-Gyne program there. She also sits on the Medical Council of Canada QEII Test Committee. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, and spending time with her puppy Pearl.
Disclosure
I have a relationship with a for-profit and/or a not-for-profit organization to disclose: - Direct financial payments including receipt of honoraria: Hologic (have done education/presentations, honoraria), Abbvie (honoraria) - All other investments or relationships that could be seen by a reasonable, well-informed participant as having the potential to influence the content of the educational activity: Have stocks in Fire & Flower Cannabis Co. I intend to make therapeutic recommendations for medications that have not received regulatory approval (i.e. “off-label” use of medication).