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

.25

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 area of hypogonadism and testosterone replacement therapy.

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 hypogonadism and testosterone replacement therapy.

Educational Objectives

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

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

Utilize and interpret biochemical testing properly

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

Support healthcare practitioners with evidence and guidelines in their discussions of prostate health related to testosterone replacement therapy (TRT)

Discuss the potential association of cardiovascular risk and TRT in order to assist primary care physicians in proper patient counseling and treatment decisions

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 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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.