2017 Women's Sexual Health Course

Thursday, June 8 to Sunday, June 11, 2017

Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel

Please join us for the 4th annual NPWH and ISSWSH Women’s Sexual Health Course for NPs. The purpose of this continuing education program is to provide nurse practitioners with up-to-date evidence and expert consensus on female sexual medicine, evaluation, and therapeutic strategies. The course will prepare you to initiate sensitive discussions with your patients about female sexual dysfunction (FSD), and increase your confidence in your ability to evaluate, diagnose, and manage FSD.

This course is limited to 250 attendees. The course is designed for practicing NPs; students are not eligible to attend. Fees include all sessions, except the Vulvoscopy Workshop. The Vulvoscopy Workshop is an additional fee. The Vulvoscopy Workshop is limited to 48 attendees.

** Please note that the Vulcoscopy Workshop is filled to capacity and is now closed.

The program guide is available here.

Click here for the exhibitor prospectus.

Friday Dinner Added - ADDYI® Product Theater

On Friday, June 9th, from 6:30 - 8:00 pm, Valeant Women's Health will host a complimentary dinner and Product Theater on "ADDYI ® (flibanserin): A Breakthrough for Female Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder." In this Product Theater, Sheryl Kingsberg, PhD, will review the definition and diagnosis of female hypoactive sexual desire disorder HSDD) as well as time-efficient means of screening for and assessing HSDD, current concepts regarding the etiology of female sexual dysfunction, and the latest evidence regarding how HSDD affects women's self-image and their relationships with partners. 

Also, Dr. Kingsberg will discuss Addyi® (flibanserin), the first and only FDA-approved treatment for acquired, generalized HSDD. She will review the indications and important safety information for the agent, as well as its dosing and administration, pharmacodynamics, and the clinical trial data on its efficacy and safety profile. Lastly, she will discuss practical considerations related to patient counseling and education.

Please indicate on your registration if you will be attending the dinner. This is a non-CE program. For more information, contact info@npwh.org.