2-hour On-Demand: Menopause, Hormones & Related Women's Health Issues

Price: $31 (or Free with Membership)

Course Description & Information:

  • Menopause presents new challenges in women's health including menopausal symptoms, bone loss, and increased risk of heart disease. This seminar looks at the health issues of menopause and the role of hormone replacement therapy in women's health.
  • Pharmacist information: ACPE UAN: 0826-9999-20-009-H01-P, IRD: 3-13-20, ERD: 3-13-23. Knowledge based activity.

Course Objectives:

  • Discuss current options for hormone replacement therapy (HRT) including dosage options, formulations and delivery methods.
  • Define the terms natural hormones and bioidentical hormone therapy.
  • List alternative therapies in the treatment of menopause.
  • Discuss current research on HRT and cardiovascular disease.
  • Discuss current research on HRT and cancer risk.
  • Identify the relationship between postmenopausal hormone changes and thyroid disease.
  • List the current research on hormones and bone health.

Course Credit: 2 Contact Hours

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Who Should Take This Course:

  • Pharmacists, Dietitians, Nursing Professionals (2 nursing pharmacology hours), Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy professionals, and other medical professionals.

Certificate Requirements:

  • Full attendance required.
  • Completion of course post-test (70%) and course evaluation.

Faculty: Heather Brady, PhD, RD, LD

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