This advanced interactive workshop conducted by Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS will review the most complicated patients that Dr. Smith has experienced in forty years of practice. You will leave this workshop with the tools to know how to approach this type of patient on Monday morning to achieve optimal results.
Investigate new methods to approach the most complicated patients that you will experience as a practitioner or pharmacist.
Review in a systematic fashion major chief complaints such as fatigue, brain fog, anxiety, depression, hormonal imbalances, and much more. Learn how to prioritize these complaints and develop treatment protocols for a personalized medicine approach for each patient.
Examine new testing methods and discuss how to develop treatment plans involving complicated results such as methylation testing and other hard to interpret tests.
Advanced Cases: Where Do You Start with a Patient with Fatigue as Their Chief Complaint?
Advanced Cases: Difficult Cases in Hormone Replacement for Both Men and Women: It May Not Be All About Hormones
Advanced Cases: Autoimmune Diseases
Advanced Cases: Dermatology
Advanced Cases: Hypertension, Cardiac Health, Insulin Resistance and Diabetes
Advanced Cases: Memory Loss and Prevention of Memory Loss: Decreasing Inflammation is The Key
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Pamela Wartian Smith, MD, MPH, MS spent her first twenty years of practice as an emergency room physician with the Detroit Medical Center and then 24-years as an Anti-Aging/Functional Medicine specialist. She is a diplomat of the Board of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Physicians and is an internationally known speaker and author on the subject of Metabolic, Anti-Aging and Personalized Medicine. She also holds a Master’s in Public Health Degree along with a Master’s Degree in Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine. She has been featured on CNN, PBS, and many other television networks, has been interviewed in numerous consumer magazines, and has hosted two of her own radio shows. Dr. Smith was one of the featured physicians on the PBS series "The Embrace of Aging" as well as the on-line medical series "Awakening from Alzheimer's and "Regain Your Brain." Dr. Pamela Smith is currently the Director of the Center for Personalized Medicine and the founder of The Fellowship in Anti-Aging, Regenerative, and Functional Medicine. Dr. Smith was recently the co-director of the Master’s Program in Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine at the Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida. She is the author of the best seling books, “HRT: The Answers,” “Vitamins Hype or Hope,” “Demystifying Weight Loss,” “What You Must Know About Vitamins, Minerals, Herbs & More,” “What You Must Know about Women’s Hormones, “Why You Can’t Lose Weight,” “What You Must Know About Memory Loss and How You Can Stop It, “What You Must Know About Thyroid Disorders,” and “What You Must Know About Allergy Relief,” of which she is a co-author. Her new book: "What You Must Know About Vitamins, Minerals, Herbs and so Much More was released this year. Her newest book: “What You Must Know About Autoimmune Diseases,” is scheduled to come out next summer. Dr. Smith's new television special will air this year on PBS and CNN.