Menopause Study Day - 17 March 2020 - Torfaen Wales

Date: 17 Mar 2020

Start time: 09:30AM

End time: 04:30PM

Venue: The Olive Tree

Edlogan Way

Croesyceiliog

Cwmbran

Torfaen

NP44 2JJ

Cost: £115 for Doctors £90 for nurses and other HCPs

Menopause Study Day - 17 March 2020 - Torfaen Wales

Topics

  • Menopause and PMS

A one day menopause study day which caters for both new and experienced practioners in menopause care.


This training day is open to doctors (£115) and nurses (£80).

Learning Outcomes include:

 

  • Recognise the symptoms of the menopause and manage them using hormonal, non- hormonal and non-medicinal forms of therapy.
  • Be able to safely counsel women starting treatment for menopausal symptoms
  • Prescribe HRT (including shortages of products) including concomitant use of contraception.
  • Manage problems related to HRT use
  • To understand the impact of co-morbidities on menopausal symptoms and HRT use.

Contact the organiser directly to book, or download the attached booking form and return to the organiser.

Programme

 

09.30 - 16.30  
0930-10.00 Registration
10.00-10.15 Welcome
10.15-11.00 The Basics – definitions/FSH testing / ‘window of opportunity’ / Symptoms/ Monitoring and Stopping HRT
11.05-11.45 History taking and explaining risk to patients around HRT
11.50-12.30 Non hormonal / Non medicinal management of the menopause
12.30-13.30 Lunch
13.30-14.45 Practical prescribing HRT and Trouble shooting
14.45-15.15 Contraception and the Perimenopause
15.15-15.30 Coffee
15.30-16.15 Co-morbidites and the menopause
16.15-16.30 Questions and close