Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy Symposium

Anaheim, CA US
September 9, 2021 to September 11, 2022

Target Audience

This course is designed for physicians (internal medicine, family medicine, endocrinologists, general medicine, and OB-GYN), pharmacists, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, and other healthcare professionals interested in learning about the advancements of preventative and anti-aging medicine.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the participants will:
  • Assess laboratory tests including serum, blood, saliva, and urine; pros and cons of each testing modality will be discussed
  • Learn the neurobiology overview of male sexual response
  • Identify the main causes of erectile dysfunction
  • Identify the common thread between cardiovascular function and erectile dysfunction
  • Discuss the importance of nitric oxide in sexual function
  • Identify herbal, pharmacologic and mechanical interventions for treatment
  • Clinical scenarios will be presented reflecting common hormone imbalances in female BHRT
  • Diagnostic tools including clinical presentation and lab values will be utilized
  • Identify the symptoms of testosterone deficiency in men and women
  • Learn the effects of testosterone replacement therapy on sexual, cognitive, cardiovascular and inflammatory function
  • Describe the relationship of testosterone to prostate disease
  • Review the pathophysiology of hypothyroidism
  • List some common misconceptions associated with thyroid disease and the scientific literature that supports new management
  • Review the physiology of the menstrual cycle in women
  • Identify the signs and symptoms of estrogen and progesterone deficiency
  • Explore treatment options both in perimenopause and menopausal women
  • Identify common bioidentical hormones compounded by pharmacies
  • Recognition and treatment of harmful free radicals to provide a host of anti-aging hair, skin and nail beneficial effects

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 18.50 ACPE Pharmacist
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 18.50 ACPE Pharmacy technician
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 18.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 18.50 Completion
Course opens: 
09/09/2021
Course expires: 
09/11/2022
Event starts: 
09/09/2021 - 4:00pm
Event ends: 
09/11/2022 - 4:30pm
Rating: 
5
ANAHEIM MARRIOTT
700 West Convention Way
Anaheim, CA 92802
United States

PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY TECHNICIANS 

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

ACPE# Pharmacists: 0536-9999-21-016-H04-P

ACPE# Pharmacy Technicians: 0536-9999-21-016-H04-T

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT – PHYSICIANS 

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 18.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 

Available Credit

  • 18.50 ACPE Pharmacist
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 18.50 ACPE Pharmacy technician
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 18.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 18.50 Completion
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