2019 Women’s Health Care Update

Thursday & Friday
March 28-29, 2019
University of Washington Campus
Husky Union Building (HUB), North Ballroom
Seattle, WA

Target Audience:
Women’s Health Care Update is intended to address the target audiences of UW & community based physicians and providers, residents, fellows, hospitalists, and allied health professionals, all who practice in the area of primary health care for  women.

Course Description:
This conference is an annual update for women’s health care providers on current topics relevant to women’s health. The topics are selected from suggestions from previous course attendees, areas with substantial change, and controversial subjects where medical opinions may differ. The purpose is to provide a clinical update for providers who care for women in an outpatient setting. The format is a series of short lectures followed by question and answer sessions.

Course Objectives:
Upon completion of this activity, attendees should be able to provide the following for women:
• Anticipate changes in sexuality over the life course and provide counseling for common issues.
• Manage musculoskeletal symptoms in pregnancy.
• Provide management of common peri-partum mental health issues.
• Apply recommendations regarding screening for breast cancer, especially for women with dense breasts.
• Discuss evidence-based recommendations for annual well woman exam.
• Assist in reproductive life planning including fertility evaluation, and complex contraception needs.
• Manage abnormal uterine bleeding and post menopausal bleeding without immediate referral to specialist.
• Review expanded recommendations for HPV vaccine.
• Apply new evidence to daily clinical practice.

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