UCSF Controversies in Women’s Health

University of California San Francisco Clinical Update

This practical update reviews a full range of common but controversial issues in women’s health and emphasizes new developments in preventive care for women.
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A Practical Update of Controversial Issues in Women’s Health

UCSF Controversies in Women’s Health covers a broad range of topics — including the diagnosis and treatment of common gynecologic and medical disorders of women — to help you better:

  • Handle day-to-day controversies of office practice
  • Discuss and implement new guidelines for preventive medicine for women
  • Diagnose and treat common disorders
  • Implement current approaches to management of chronic illness

Expand Your Skills

Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, UCSF Controversies in Women’s Health provides AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. With convenient online access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews, you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest applications into your daily practice.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

Quick Facts

Provider: University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF)

Course Director:
Robert B. Baron, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine
Associate Dean for Graduate and
Continuing Medical Education
University of California, San Francisco

Credits: Earn AMA PRA Category 1
Credits

Preventive Medicine for Women

  • Well-Woman Visits in 2018: How Should We Approach Cervical Cancer Screening and Routine Pelvic Examinations? - George F. Sawaya, MD
  • Prevention of Common Infections in Women: Best Practices in Vaccination - Lisa Winston, MD
  • Preventing Cardiovascular Disease in Women: Current Guidelines for Hypertension, Lipids, and Aspirin - Robert B. Baron, MD, MS
  • Preventing, Recognizing, and Managing Opiate Use Disorders - Katherine Julian, MD

Clinical Strategies in Women's Health

  • Updates in Contraception: Advances in Technical and Interpersonal Care - Christine E. Dehlendorf, MD, MAS
  • Current Concepts in Caring for Transgender Patients - Maddie Deutsch, MD, MPH
  • Current Strategies for Menopause Management - Judith M.E. Walsh, MD, MPH
  • Understanding Central Sensitization Syndromes: Fibromyalgia, Chronic Pelvic Pain, and Painful Bladder Syndrome - Molly Heublein, MD
  • Updates in Breast Cancer Screening - Karla M. Kerlikowske, MD
  • Best Practices in Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia - Bruce J. Miller, MD
  • Cutting-edge Genetics, Made Easy - Mary E. Norton, MD
  • Gynecologic Cancers in the Age of Precision Medicine - Lee-may Chen, MD
  • Management of Obesity: Diet, Drugs, and Surgery - Michelle Guy, MD
  • Common Sports Injuries in Women - Carlin Senter, MD
  • Current and Emerging Strategies for Osteoporosis - Douglas C. Bauer, MD

Course Chair

Robert B. Baron, MD, MS

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Associate Dean for Graduate and Continuing Medical Education
  • University of California, San Francisco
(Faculty members are affiliated with UCSF Medical Center unless otherwise indicated.)

Course Faculty

Douglas C. Bauer, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Lee-may Chen, MD

  • John A. Kerner Distinguished Professor in Gynecologic Oncology
  • Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

Christine E. Dehlendorf, MD, MAS

  • Associate Professor in Residence
  • Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
  • Family & Community Medicine and Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Maddie Deutsch, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Family and Community Medicine
  • Director, UCSF Transgender Care

Michelle Guy, MD

  • Professor of Medicine

Molly Heublein, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine

Karla M. Kerlikowske, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Katherine Julian, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Division of General Internal Medicine

 

Bruce J. Miller, MD

  • A.W. and Mary Margaret Clausen Distinguished Professor of Neurology
  • Director, UCSF Dementia Center

Mary E. Norton, MD

  • Professor and Interim Chair
  • Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

George F. Sawaya, MD

  • Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
  • and of Epidemiology & Biostatistics
  • The Robert B. Domush Chair in Obstetrics and Gynecology Education

Carlin Senter, MD

  • Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and of Internal Medicine

Judith M.E. Walsh, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine

Lisa Winston, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Vice Chief, Inpatient Medical Services and
  • Hospital Epidemiologist
  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center

Accreditation

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

UCSF designates this enduring material for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Series Release: TBD
Series Expires: TBD
Estimated time to complete: TBD

CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of an activity post-test and evaluation, as well as payment of a $45 processing fee. CME Credit registration forms must be submitted prior to series expiration date.

Learning Objectives

After viewing this program, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss and implement new guidelines for women for prevention and early detection of cancer with clinical exams, pap tests, genetic tests, and diagnostic imaging
  • Discuss and implement new guidelines for women to prevent infectious diseases with vaccines, screening, and counseling
  • Discuss and implement current guidelines for women to prevent cardiovascular diseases with treatment of hypertension, lipid disorders, and aspirin
  • Diagnose and treat common and controversial problems in women's health including osteoporosis, menopause, fibromyalgia, obesity, cognitive impairment, sports injuries, and allergies
  • Counsel patients about new developments in genetic testing
  • Understand new treatment options for women with gynecologic cancers
  • Counsel patients about treatment options in contraception
  • Manage common skin problems in women
  • Provide comprehensive health care for transgender patients
  • Select the best diagnostic tests
  • Evaluate and prescribe new medications
  • Utilize optimal strategies to enhance value in medical practice
  • Advocate for quality health care services for women

Intended Audience

This course is designed for family physicians, internists, gynecologists, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, and all others involved in providing quality health care for women. Special attention will be paid to the day-to-day controversies of office practice, emphasizing preventive medicine, diagnosis and treatment of common disorders, issues in women’s health, and current approaches to management of chronic illness.