• Martin Miner, MD Director, Men's Health Center
    Miriam Hospital
    Clinical Associate Professor
    of Family Medicine
    Warren Alpert School
    of Medicine of Brown University
    Providence, RI

Jointly sponsored by Purdue
University College of Pharmacy and
the Foundation for Men's Health.
Supported by an independent
educational grant from
Endo Pharmaceuticals.

0.5

Credit(s)

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of healthcare providers interested in developing a greater expertise in the management of male patients with Hypogonadism.

Statement of Need/Program Overview

The Foundation for Men's Health (FMH) is a non-profit organization comprised of physicians dedicated to increasing awareness about the effects of gender specific conditions on overall men's health. This important educational case-based series is focused on supporting health care practitioners in their management of male patients with Hypogonadism.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

Recognize the risk factors, clinical symptoms, and comorbidities associated with hypogonadism

Employ and interpret biochemical testing properly

Review available treatment options and identify the beneficial effects that treating hypogonadism has on physiological and psychosocial well-being, quality of life, morbidity, and mortality

Select proper patient counseling and treatment decisions in regards to the potential association of cardiovascular risk and TRT

Physician Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of Purdue University College of Pharmacy and the Foundation for Men's Health. Purdue University College of Pharmacy, an equal access/equal opportunity institution, is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

Purdue University College of Pharmacy designates this live activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Release Date: August 1, 2013; Expiration Date: August 1, 2014.

Faculty Disclosure Statement

All faculty and staff involved in the planning or presentation of continuing education activities sponsored/provided by Purdue University College of Pharmacy are required to disclose to the audience any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of the presentation or enduring material. Full disclosure of all commercial relationships must be made in writing to the audience prior to the activity. All additional planning committee members, Foundation for Men's Health and Purdue College of Pharmacy staff have no relationships to disclose.

Physician Disclosures

Martin Miner, MD has disclosed that he has received grants/research support from Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc.