UCSF Controversies in Women’s Health 2018


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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.

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

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
  • 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 activity was 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.


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
Series Release: March 1, 2018
Series Expires: February 28, 2021
Estimated time to complete: 11.75 hours

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