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  ADVANCED TUTORIAL IN WOMEN’S HEALTH: Healthy Transitions From Peri- to Postmenopause  
  March 08, 2002


  Center for Bio-Medical Communication, Inc. (CBC), Hilton New York
May 17 - 19, 2002

This course has been developed by the nation's recognized authorities in the fields of gynecology, urology, and internal medicine to provide a cutting edge review and update of new approaches related to maintaining the health and well-being of today's modern maturing woman. The faculty brings their unique expertise to a practical, relevant, and clinically applicable format. The course is structured to provide attendees with ample opportunity for one-on-one discussion with faculty and colleagues.

After completing this program, participants should be able to:
Recognize previously unrecognized health issues associated with perimenopause
Utilize ultrasound to triage patients with abnormal uterine bleeding
Evaluate the use of hormone replacement therapy and selective estrogen receptor modulators for maintaining postmenopausal health
Assess risk for cardiovascular disease in peri- and postmenopausal women
Understand the importance of bone-density screening and the treatment options to maintain bone health
Discuss measures to prevent breast cancer
Identify treatment options for urinary problems in perimenopausal women
Review pharmacologic options, as well as nutrition therapy, for maintaining women’s health

Any health professional who provides primary healthcare services to the female patient will benefit from this course, including Internists, Family Practitioners, General Practitioners, Gynecologists, Cardiologists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Residents/Fellows.
Organized by: Center for Bio-Medical Communication, Inc. (CBC)
Invited Speakers: COURSE DIRECTORS
Steven R. Goldstein, MD
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
New York University School of Medicine
Director of Gynecologic Ultrasound
Co-Director of Bone Densitometry
New York University Medical Center
New York, New York

Lila E. Nachtigall, MD
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
New York University School of Medicine
Director of Women’s Wellness Division of Gynecology
New York University Medical Center
New York, New York

Linda Brubaker, MD
Professor and Director
Female Pelvic Medicine
Loyola University Medical Center
Maywood, Illinois

Richard H. Nachtigall, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
New York University School of Medicine
New York, New York

Nanette F. Santoro, MD
Professor and Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women's Health
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, New York

Wulf H. Utian, MD, PhD
Professor and Chairman of Reproductive Biology
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, Ohio
Executive Director
The North American Menopause Society
Mayfield Heights, Ohio

Deadline for Abstracts: N/A

E-mail: cmeinfo@cbcbiomed.com
  Posted by:   Dina McCarthy  
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