Transforming Women's Health: Challenges and New Frontiers

Transforming Women's Health: Challenges and New Frontiers

Transforming Women's Health: Challenges and New Frontiers

Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa, Hilton Head Island, SC

6/21/2018 - 6/23/2018

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Transforming Women’s Health (previously known as Controversies in Women’s Health) will enable health care providers to improve care of female patients by presenting emerging scientific and clinical evidence related to medical conditions that are unique to women, occur more frequently in women or present differently in women. The course includes presentations from key women's health specialty and subspecialty disciplines including obstetrics and gynecology, reproductive medicine, sexual health, menopausal medicine, cardiology, endocrinology, internal medicine and preventive medicine.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the sex-based differences in stroke risk
  • Summarize management of uterine fibroids
  • Employ a personalized approach to the use of menopausal hormone therapy

Intended Audience

This annual course is designed for Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and others who are committed to advancing the quality of care for their female patients.


AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP Prescribed Credit

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

Other Health Care Professionals

A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.


Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at the Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa. In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of May 30, 2018, whichever comes first. Reservations will be taken following this date based on space and rate availability.

Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa (Traditional room: $299 single/double)  

Phone: 1-843-681-4000
Identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic room block when making your reservation.

Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Neither Mayo Clinic General Internal Medicine nor Mayo Clinic Office of Women’s Health are responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the meeting. Costs incurred by the registrant such as airline or hotel fees or penalties are the responsibility of the registrant.


Registration Fees

Registration fee includes tuition, electronic course syllabus, continental breakfasts, & break refreshments.

MD, PhD, DO, PharmD: $795

Fellow, Resident, PA, NP, RN, Allied Health Practitioners: $750

Optional Paper Syllabus is available: $50  
Pre-order by April 26, 2018


If you cancel your participation in this course, your registration fee, less a $75 administrative fee, will be refunded when written notification is received by Mayo Clinic Office of Women's Health via Mayo Clinic General Internal Medicine CME before May 30, 2018 (email: No refunds will be made on or after May 30, 2018. Canceled registrations are non-transferable.

Mayo Clinic Office of Women's Health reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event Mayo Clinic Office of Women's Health must cancel or postpone this course, Mayo Clinic Office of Women's Health will refund the registration fee, but is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.



At the time of this printing, a complete listing of commercial support (financial or in-kind) was not available. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the meeting.


This course offers the opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Deb Blomberg. Exhibits will be available for viewing at all scheduled breaks.


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine complies with the requirements of the National Physician Payment Transparency Program OPEN PAYMENTS (Physician Payments Sunshine Act).

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