Uncontrolled and controlled trials in the management of male hormones date back over 70 years. Testosterone replacement therapy for men is safe and can provide significant benefits. This interactive seminar conducted by Dr. Pamela W. Smith, will examine the etiologies of androgen deficiency in males, the signs and symptoms of andropause, testosterone biosynthesis, and review what lab studies to order to effectively manage male hormone replacement. In addition, dosing of all male hormones will be discussed.
- Describe the signs and symptoms of hormone deficiency in a male
- Understand the functions of testosterone in a male
- Discuss how to effectively and consistently dose male hormones in men of all ages
Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS
Pamela Wartian Smith, MD, MPH, MS spent her first twenty years of practice as an emergency room physician with the Detroit Medical Center and then the next sixteen years as an Anti-Aging/Metabolic Medicine specialist. She is a diplomat of the Board of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Physicians and is an internationally known speaker and author on the subject of Metabolic, Anti-Aging and Functional Medicine. She also holds a Master's in Public Health Degree along with a Master's Degree in Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine. She has been featured on CNN, PBS, and many other television networks, has been interviewed in numerous consumer magazines, and has hosted two of her own radio shows. She is a regular contributor for Fox News Radio.
Dr. Smith is currently the Director of the Center for Personalized Medicine and the founder of The Fellowship in Anti-Aging, Regenerative, and Functional Medicine. Dr. Smith is also the co-director of the Master's Program in Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine at the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida. In addition, she is the Director of Medical Education for the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.
She is the author of the best-selling books, "HRT: The Answers," "Vitamins Hype or Hope," "Demystifying Weight Loss," "What You Must Know About Vitamins, Minerals, Herbs & More," "What You Must Know about Women's Hormones," "Why You Can't Lose Weight," "What You Must Know About Memory Loss and How You Can Stop It," "What You Must Know About Thyroid Disorders," and "What You Must Know About Allergy Relief" of which she is a co-author. Her newest book, "What You Must Know About Allergy Relief," of which she is the co-author, has just been released.