A Metabolic and Functional Approach to Endocrinology (description)


Category:Health & Wellness
Address:3355 Las Vegas Boulevard South Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America 89109
Event dates:12/9/2016 - 12/11/2016 (This event has already taken place)
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  • Pamela Smith, MD, MPH, MS
  • Continuing Medical Education
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This module provides a functional overview of hormonal changes that manifest in men and women with aging, including the functions and interplay of specific hormones in the body. It discusses how best to identify, test for and treat hormonal deficiencies and dysfunctions, such as with hormone replacement and medication compounding. Objectives: - Evaluate a patient for iodine deficiency - Review the roles iodine plays in the body - Discuss treatment of iodine deficiency - Recognize the symptoms of PMS - Recall treatment modalities for PMS - Test the criterion required to make the diagnosis of PCOS - Discuss conventional & metabolic treatments for PCOS - Discuss the Women's Health Initiative findings and its clinical implications - Interpret the structure of the sex hormones and their metabolism - Describe the adrenal system and its effects on other sex hormones and hormone replacement - Review of the key signs and symptoms of adrenal fatigue - Practice the physical examination findings present in adrenal fatigue - Name the laboratory tests that aid in the diagnosis of adrenal fatigue - Discuss the differences between compounding & manufacturing medications - Review the various licenses needed to compound medications - Discuss the various patient care areas that involve specialized compounding - Review various medication dosage forms that can be compounded - Discuss the various types of equipment needed in compounding - Recognize the hormonal changes that women & men manifest with aging - Discuss the functions of estrogen, progesterone, testosterone & DHEA in the body - Compare the differences between synthetic & bio-identical hormones - Review the literature on synthetic & bio-identical hormone replacement - Propose reasons bio-identical hormone replacement should be considered - Assess treatment, adjust dosages, alleviate side effects of BHRT - Recognize the clinical manifestations of hypothyroidism URLs: Booking: Booking:


on Friday December 09, 2016 at 8:00 am - Sunday December 11, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Registration Fee Details:

Physician (MD, DO, MBBS): USD 2500
Allied Health Professional: USD 2250

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Contact Person:Metabolic Medical Institute
Organizer State/Province: (Outside US)
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Host Sponsor; Other SponsorsMetabolic Medical Institute
Event Site/VenueThe Venetian/Palazzo Resort
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Is Registration contact information the same as Organizer Contact above?Yes
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Is full tuition necessary to ensure registration?No
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