Midlife Women's Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Care

“Midlife Women’s Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Care” is a one-day continuing medical education (CME) course for medical professionals presented by the Midlife Women’s Health Center at Massachusetts General Hospital.

This course, taught by a multidisciplinary group of experts from the Midlife Women's Health Center at Massachusetts General Hospital, addresses the problem of optimizing the care of midlife (menopausal) women. This course is needed as midlife women's health involves a range of medical specialties and changes in clinical practice based on rapidly evolving evidence from advances in research and technology. Given demographic changes in the U.S. population, midlife women are becoming an increasingly important group served by healthcare providers, with needs that cross many areas of medical expertise.

8:00 am - Substance Use Disorders and the Midlife Woman
8:45 am - Menopause and the Breast Cancer Survivor
9:30 am - Thyroid Disease at Midlife: Optimizing Treatment
10:30 am - The Vagina Dialogues: Menopause, Microbes and Vulvovaginal Health
11:15 am - A Nutritionist’s Guide to Healthy Aging
1:00 pm - Pelvic Floor Disorders: Evaluation and Management
1:45 pm - Assessing and Treating Osteoporosis
2:30 pm - A Mind Body Approach to Stress at Midlife
3:30 pm - Hormone Therapy Risks and Benefits: 2016 Update
4:15 pm - All You Ever Wanted to Know About Midlife – Expert Panel

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to evaluate and counsel women regarding risk reduction and treatment options related to important health concerns at midlife, including substance use disorders, menopause symptoms after breast cancer, thyroid disease, vulvovaginal health, nutrition, pelvic floor disorders, osteoporosis, stress management, and appropriate use of hormone therapy.

Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Sponsored by the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Partners HealthCare

Event Type
Education and training - Continuing medical education at Mass General
Health care professionals
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Emilia O’Brien
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Time7:45 AM - 5:00 PM

LocationWyndham Hotel, Beacon Hill, Boston, MA