Cardiovascular Health in Menopausal Women

Understanding the Critical Triad of Aging, Hormones, and Inflammation

After watching the webcast you will be automatically forwarded to the evaluation to earn your CME credits.

Speaker Name/Credentials

Felice L. Gersh, M.D.
Medical Director, Integrative Medical Group of Irvine Faculty, Fellowship in integrative Medicine University of Arizona School of Medicine

Estimated Time of Talk

45 minutes

CME Accreditation

45 min webcast = 0.75 credits
15 min Q&A = 0.25 credits
Total = 1.0 credits

Description

This webinar will cover the clinical management of hormones to improve cardiovascular health in women.

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand how estrogen can influence many functions of the body that are not directly linked to reproduction.
  2. Understand estrogens role as a master of metabolic homeostasis and regulator of cardiovascular health.
  3. Understand how the loss of estrogen in menopausal women effects cardiovascular health and how to appropriately implement a plan to maintain optimal cardiovascular health.

Conflicts of Interest

Speaker/Consultant – Pure Encapsulations, Speaker/Consultant – Genova Diagnostic Lab, Speaker – L Nutra, Speaker/Consultant – Cleveland HeartLab

This enduring material activity, Cardiovascular Health in Menopausal Women, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 1.0 prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins October 4, 2018. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Practical Aspects of Managing Obesity and Hypogonadism in Men

Practical Aspects of Managing Obesity and Hypogonadism in Men

Speaker Name/Credentials

Steven Lamm, MD
Clinical Professor and Medical Director, The Preston Robert Tisch Center for Men’s Health, NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

Estimated time of Talk

30 minutes

Description

This webinar will cover clinical management of obesity and hypogonadism in Men.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand how to diagnose hypogonadism.
  • Understand the impact of obesity on sexual function.
  • Understand the bidirectional relationship between obesity and hypogonadism.

Conflicts of Interest

Speaker – AVEED
Speaker – ENDO
Speaker – Takeda

Women’s Health and Hormones: A Functional Approach

Women’s Health and Hormones: A Functional Approach

Speaker Name/Credentials

Filomena Trindade, MD, MPH, AAARM, ABFM
Private Practice, Capitola, CA

Estimated time of Talk

30 minutes

Description

This webinar will cover symptoms and underlying causes of hormonal imbalance in women.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand insulin’s role in peri-menopause and/or menopause.
  • Understand symptoms and diagnosis associated with high or low cortisol.
  • Understand the relationship between sex hormones and the adrenal and thyroid glands.
  • Understand the estrogen metabolism in peri-menopause/menopausal period.
  • Understand symptoms and their cause(s) common in peri-menopause/menopausal women.

Conflicts of Interest

None

DHEA and Testosterone: The Forgotten Hormones of Menopause

 Tara Scott Forgotten Hormones of Menopause

Speaker Name / Credentials

Tara Scott, MD, FACOG, CNMP, ABAARM
Chief Medical Officer, Revitalize Medical Group
Akron, OH

Estimated time of Talk

45 minutes

Description

This webinar will review the physiology and current literature around DHEA and testosterone.

Learning Objectives

  • Review women’s hormones and their functions
  • Review the history of hormone replacement
  • Discuss the androgens DHEA and testosterone, their functions and benefits to the body
  • Discuss current literature regarding these androgens

Disclosures

Independent Consultant/ Speaker, LP3 Network
Speaker, Metagenics
Speaker, Vertical Pharmaceuticals