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Module I
Endocrinology
May 16-18, 2019 - Orlando, FL

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Description:

Module I: Endocrinology, a core course in the Fellowship, is critical in helping to develop the necessary skills to treat complex patients and cases. This module will focus on the hormonal changes that manifest in both men and women through the aging process, in addition to a review of patient case studies and interactive discussion with leading hormone experts. Sessions will review the understanding of the physiology and biochemistry of sex hormones, coupled with learning protocols for hormone dosing.

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Learning Objectives

  • Interpret the structure of the sex hormones & their metabolism
  • Review key signs & symptoms of adrenal fatigue and relevant lab testing
  • Evaluate the differences between specialized compounding and manufacturing medications
  • Discuss the various patient care areas that involve specialized compounding
  • Recognize the hormonal changes that manifest during the aging process, including functions of estrogen, progesterone, testosterone & DHEA in the body
  • Review the literature on synthetic & bio-identical hormone replacement
  • Assess treatment, dosages, and side effects of BHRT
  • Discuss roles of iodine in the body, and treatment of iodine deficiency
  • Recognize symptoms of PMS and accompanying treatment modalities
  • Review conventional & metabolic treatments for PCOS
  • Recognize clinical manifestations of hypothyroidism
  • Discuss treatment for hormone replacement, including compounded thyroid medications
  • Investigate the importance of measuring hormonal tissue levels, in diagnosing hormonal imbalances & in monitoring bio-identical hormone replacement
  • Evaluate the urine monitoring of hormone levels & metabolites, with specific algorithms for practice
  • Discuss the methodology of scientific support for & the differences in, saliva, urine & blood testing of hormones

Event Schedule

Thursday, May 16, 2019

7:30 am

What You Must know About Women’s Hormones

Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS

9:30 am

Break

10:00 am

What You Must know About Women’s Hormones Continued

Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS

11:00 am

What You Must know About Male Hormones

Jennifer Landa, MD

12:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 pm

Exhibit Hall - Coffee

2:00 pm

PMS

Al Peters, DO

3:00 pm

PCOS

Al Peters, DO

4:00 pm

Break

4:15 pm

Clinical Aspects to the Management of Hypothyroidism
How to Write Prescriptions Using Compounded Thyroid Hormone
Thyroid Case Histories

Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS

6:15 pm

Close of Session

Friday, May 17, 2019

7:30 am

Osteoporosis

Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS

8:30 am

Urinary Hormones When to Use and How to Interpret

Filomena Trindade, MD, MPH

9:30 am

Break

10:00 am

Urinary Hormones When to Use and How to Interpret Continued

Filomena Trindade, MD, MPH

11:00 am

Urinary Hormone Case Histories

Filomena Trindade, MD, MPH

12:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 pm

Exhibit Hall - Coffee

2:00 pm

A Metabolic Approach to Adrenal Restoration

Andrew Heyman, MD

4:00 pm

Break

4:15 pm

Hormone Protocols for Men Not on Hormones

Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS

5:15 pm

Hormone Protocols for Women and Men on HRT

Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS

6:15 pm

Close of Session

Saturday, May 18, 2019

7:00 am

Problem Solving Through Compounding

Sahar Swidan, PharmD, BCPS

8:00 am

How to Change Dosage Forms: Synthetic to Natural Hormones and Oral to Transdermal

Sahar Swidan, PharmD, BCPS

9:00 am

Break

9:30 am

Cases Histories BHRT: PMS, PCOS, Menopause, Andropause

Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS
Sahar Swidan, PharmD, BCPS

11:30 am

Lunch in Exhibit Hall with Fellowship Lunch Ticket

1:30 pm

Everything You Want to Know About SHBG

Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS

2:00 pm

Hormone Protocols for Women Not on Hormones

Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS

3:30 pm

Break

4:00 pm

A Metabolic Approach to Insulin Resistance

Filomena Trindade, MD, MPH

6:00 pm

Close of Session


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