EMAS Virtual School: Menopause and metabolic disease

Learning objectives

Participants should acquire the skills to assess and manage women during the menopause transition in the context of metabolic disease.

The focus will be to understand the metabolic changes induced by menopause and the long-term health consequences of metabolic disease, to assess and treat women with menopausal symptoms and co-existing cardiometabolic risk factors and finally to individualize treatment of diabetes and heart disease in postmenopausal women.

Session structure

Interactive learning and practice exchange with international experts will be structured according to the  following format:

• Short presentations by the international experts.
• Interactive debate in three steps:
• Q & A between the expert speakers and a discussion panel.
• Open dialogue with all attendees.
• Assessment with multiple choice questions using an internet platform.

Meeting details

  • The event will be a virtual meeting and will be accessible from this website
  • Live Interaction with the speakers and Q&A
  • Can be viewed Worldwide with no delay
  • Event start always at 2.00 p.m. CET Paris time = 8.00 a.m. EST New York = 8.00 p.m. Singapore time
  • All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance

Short exposures to update the topic

Interactive debate

Q & A between speaker and a discussant panel

Open debate with the attendees

Verification of the learning process

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

First Day - 11.12.2020 Time CET = Paris time
14:00-14:10 - Opening and Welcome by Prof. Irene Lambrinoudaki and Dr. Stavroula A. Paschou
14:10-15:10 - Cardiometabolic changes after Menopause

14:10 - 14:25

Obesity and Diabetes after Menopause

14:25 - 14:40

Hypertension after Menopause

14:40 - 14:55

Dyslipidaemia after Menopause

14.55-15.10

Cardiovascular risk after Menopause

15:10 - 15:30

Discussion with Mentees

 

15:30 - 15:40 Coffee Break
15:40 - 16.25 - Metabolic disease: a cause of accelerated aging?

15:40 - 15:55

Metabolic disease and risk of cancer

15:55-16:10

Metabolic disease in women with PCOS after Menopause

16:10 - 16:25

Metabolic disease and cognitive decline

16:25 - 17:00

Discussion with Mentees and closing of first day

Second Day 12.12.2020 - Time CET = Paris time
14:00 - 15:30 - Menopausal hormone therapy in the context of cardiometabolic disease

14:00 - 14:15

MHT in women with obesity / diabetes (including COVID-19)

14:15 - 14:25

MHT in women with dyslipidemias

 

14:25 - 14:35

MHT in women with hypertension

 

14:35 - 14:50

MHT and cardiovascular disease

 

 

 

14:50 - 15.30

Case discussion with Residents

 

15:30 - 15:40 Coffee Break
15:40 - 16:40 Non-hormonal management of metabolic disease after Menopause

15:40 - 15:50

Diet and metabolic health after Menopause

 

 

15:50 - 16:00

Exercise after Menopause

 

16:00 - 16:15

Customizing diabetes management after Menopause 

 

16:15 - 16:30

Managing heart disease in women after Menopause

16:30 - 16:55

Case discussion with Residents

 

16:55 - 17:00 Conclusions and Closing by Prof. Irene Lambrinoudaki