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Module I: Endocrinology

Description

In order for the patient to be healthy at any age they must be hormonally balanced. This module focuses on the hormonal symphony that occurs in the body in both men and women. The participant will leave this module with the understanding of the physiology and biochemistry of sex hormones along with learning protocols for hormone dosing.

Upon completion of this module, the participants will:

  • 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

Join Us Live April 12 - 14, 2018 in Hollywood, Florida

Physician

Module I - Endocrinology

$2,500.00
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Allied Health

Module I - Endocrinology

$2,250.00
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Online Physician

Module I - Endocrinology

$2,500.00
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Online Allied Health

Module I - Endocrinology

$2,250.00
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Faculty

Here’s What Fellows Are Saying About Module I

"Needless to say, I have realized the overall aspects with respect to metabolic medicine that are not addressed through the traditional model. It now appears to me there is data and science for which changes can be made in practice. "

- Rafer Leach, MD

"Instructed me on coordinating the evaluation of the thyroid and gonadal dysfunctions with the primacy of adrenal dysfunctions was essential to achieving my patients' goals with maximum safety and speed. "

- Daniel Stock, MD

"I have already made "cheat sheets" for myself with tips for practice and put in my office rooms! "

- Cynthia Keller

UMA

 “This activity is jointly provided by Global Education Group and Metabolic Medical Institute.”

Physician Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Global Education Group (Global) and MMI. Global is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This activity has been approved for 24.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Nursing Continuing Education

Global Education Group is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s COA

This activity has been approved for 24.0 nursing contact hours.

Pharmacist Accreditation Statement

Global Education Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This activity has been approved for 24.0 contact hours (2.4 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education

Disclaimer

Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of patient conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities