|7:30 - 8:00||Registration, Exhibits & Continental Breakfast|
|8:00 - 8:50||Psychological Perspectives on Perinatal Anxiety Disorders
Abbey Kruper, PsyD
|8:50 - 9:40||Controversies in Menopause Management
Vanessa M. Barnabei MD, PhD
|9:40 - 10:10||EXHIBIT BREAK|
|10:10 - 11:00||Care for Transgendered Patient: Providing Competent and Compassionate Care During a Time of Transition
Jessica Francis, MD
|11:00 - 11:50||Diagnosis and Therapy of Chronic Vulvovaginal Symptoms
Kelly Rae Hodges, MD
|11:50 - 12:35||EXHIBIT BREAK & LUNCH|
|12:35 - 1:25||Best Practices in Opiate Prescribing
Cresta Jones, MD
|1:25 - 2:15||Lifestyle Recommendations for Breast and Endometrial Cancer Prevention
Liz Gorecki, RD, CSO, CD, CNSC
|2:15 - 2:45||EXHIBIT BREAK|
|2:45 - 3:35||The Many Faces of Eating Disorders
Keisha Adams, MD and Tasneem Alaqzam, MD
Adolescent Medicine Fellows
|3:35 - 3:40||DRAWING FOR GIVEAWAYS|
|3:40 - 4:30||Safe in Pregnancy
Kate Dielentheis, MD
|4:30||DRAWING FOR GIVEAWAYS & WRAP UP|
We have multiple faculty who will be presenting their research posters at MCW’s 2017 Innovations in Medical Education Conference.
Care of transgender patients requires providers to be aware of issues specific to this population. A multidisciplinary approach is essential for a safe and effective transition. This symposium addresses the counseling, hormone treatment as well as surgical options available to transgender patients.
|7:30 - 8:00 AM||Introduction and Case Discussions|
|8:00 - 9:00 AM||Loren S. Schechter, MD - "Surgical Aspects of Transgender Care"
Board Certified plastic surgeon specializing in
Gender Confirmation Surgery
|9:00 - 10:00 AM||Pat Connors, MA, LMFT, LCSW - Mental Health Care|
|10:00 - 11:00 AM||Jessica Francis, MD and Raj Narayan, MD - Hormone Therapy|
Please join the Kern Institute, Department of Medicine and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology for an interactive dialogue.
Have you ever witnessed events that challenged professionalism but didn’t speak up or follow up? Let’s have a discussion about being courageous and speaking up in a professional way to improve our culture of caring and character.
Catherine (Cassie) Craun Ferguson, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Kristina Kaljo, PhD, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Michael Lund, MD, Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Martin Muntz, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
By attending this session, participants will:
Come and listen to our panelists tell their stories about the barriers trans and gender non-conforming patients may face while seeking health care, and ways to show compassion and provide quality care. This program is designed for our clinical faculty and students but is open to all.
Endometriosis typically presents with painful periods, painful intercourse, chronic pelvic pain or infertility. Despite being a common finding, a lot of misinformation exists on endometriosis. Gain a better understanding of endometriosis through accurate medical information.