Gender Affirming Medicine: Getting Started

Tune into this program to learn more about the principles, risks and benefits of gender affirming hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and understand the informed consent and risk reduction models. By the end of this webinar, participants will be prepared to appropriately initiate and monitor gender affirming hormone replacement therapy in uncomplicated patients.

Please note that while other accrediting bodies accept AMA PRA Category 1 credit, we can only award and report this credit for MDs/DOs. For those outside of this accreditation, please complete the participation evaluation and use that certificate as proof of attendance to submit to your accrediting body.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, learners should be able to:

  • Describe the principles of gender affirming hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
  • Explain the risks and benefits of HRT to patients and other medical providers
  • Apply informed consent and risk reduction models to patient care
  • Be prepared to appropriately initiate and monitor gender affirming hormone replacement therapy in uncomplicated patients
     

Additional Information

Target Audience: 
Physician-in-practice
Fellow
Resident
Competency Area: 
Medical Knowledge
Topic Area: 
General Endocrinology
Level of Outcomes: 
Level 1 (Participation)
Activity summary
Course opens: 
10/14/2020
Course expires: 
12/31/2022
Rating: 
0

Disclosure Policy

The faculty, committee members, and staff who are in position to control the content of this activity are required to disclose to the Endocrine Society and to learners any relevant financial relationship(s) of the individual or spouse/partner that have occurred within the last 12 months with any commercial interest(s) whose products or services are related to the CME content. Financial relationships are defined by remuneration in any amount from the commercial interest(s) in the form of grants; research support; consulting fees; salary; ownership interest (e.g., stocks, stock options, or ownership interest excluding diversified mutual funds); honoraria or other payments for participation in speakers' bureaus, advisory boards, or boards of directors; or other financial benefits. The intent of this disclosure is not to prevent CME planners with relevant financial relationships from planning or delivery of content, but rather to provide learners with information that allows them to make their own judgments of whether these financial relationships may have influenced the educational activity with regard to exposition or conclusion. 

The Endocrine Society has reviewed all disclosures and resolved or managed all identified conflicts of interest, as applicable. 

The faculty reported the following relevant financial relationship(s) during the content development process for this activity:

Siham Accacha, MD - Arbor Pharmaceutical, Speaker Bureau

The Endocrine Society has reviewed these relationships to determine which are relevant to the content of this activity and resolved any identified conflicts of interest for these individuals.  

The following faculty members reported no relevant financial relationships: 

Michelle Cordoba Kissee, MD - No conflicts
Isha Mittal, MPH - No conflicts
Ashton Santo - No conflicts

Click "Start" to claim CME, and a Certificate of Participation

The Endocrine Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Endocrine Society has achieved Accreditation with Commendation.

The Endocrine Society designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Please note that while other accrediting bodies accept AMA PRA Category 1 credit, we can only award and report this credit for MDs/DOs. For those outside of this accreditation, please complete the participation evaluation and use that certificate as proof of attendance to submit to your accrediting body.