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Topic: "Update on Hormone Replacement Therapy since WHI in 2006"

Topic: "Update on Hormone Replacement Therapy since WHI in 2006"

SEPTEMBER 24, 2013

12:00 lunch

12:30 lecture

This activity is geared toward Primary Care Physicians, Internal Medicine Physicians and OB/GYNs, but all physician specialties are welcome.

The format will be Lecture, Case Presentation and Interactive Q&A Session.

This activity will encompass the following desirable physician attributes: Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Medical Knowledge, Professionalism, and Practice-Based Learning & Improvement.

Faculty: Vinita J. Speir, M.D.

Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UC Irvine School of Medicine; Medical Direcotr, Prop-10 OB Clinic, UCI Anaheim and UC Irvine's Women's Services, Sierra Health Clinic, Fullerton, CA; Specializing in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Long Beach, CA

Desired Outcomes:


Select appropriate candidates for treatment


Advise patients on the risks and benefits of traditional, nontraditional, and alternative medical interventions for addressing menopausal symptoms


Consider alternatives to traditional treatments


Cite disparities in hormone replacement therapy use by socioeconomic status

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