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Our expert is Debra Parker Oliver, PhD, MSW, Professor, Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri’s Aging in Place program. If there is a medical topic you would like to see explored here, please let me know!

Thanks to Lisa Pelzak-Braun for suggesting this topic.

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Our expert is Elizabeth Miller, MD, PhD, Chief, Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine and Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

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Our expert is Lynn A. Drake, MD, Lecturer on Dermatology, Harvard Medical School and faculty member, Massachusetts General Hospital.

If there’s a story relating to women’s health that you’d like to see explored here, just let me know!

 

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Our expert is Pauline Maki, Director of Women’s Mental Health Research at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

This blog post is in response to a reader request for more information on menopause and cognitive decline. If there’s a woman’s health issue that you’d like to see explored here, please let me know!

 

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Professor Nanette Santoro is this year’s winner of the Journal of Women’s Health Award for Outstanding Achievement in Women’s Health Research. She has been an active clinician and researcher in Reproductive Endocrinology since 1983 and is currently Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Colorado, Denver. She is the author of more than 260 scientific publications plus she is a co-editor of the Textbook of Perimenopausal Gynecology and Amenorrhea: A Clinician’s Guide, as well as two new textbooks that will be released in 2015.

 

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Our expert is Gregory Pokrywka, MD FACP FNLA NCMP, Assistant Professor of General Internal Medicine, Director, Baltimore Lipid Center, and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

If there is a medical topic you would like to see explored here, please let me know! This week’s blog is in honor of September’s National Cholesterol Awareness Month.

 

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Our expert is Mitchell D. Creinin, MD, Professor and Director of Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Davis.

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Our expert is Richard L. Nemiroff, MD, Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania.

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Our Expert is Elisa Port, MD, FACS, Co-Director of the Dubin Breast Center and Chief of Breast Surgery. She spoke at the April Women’s Health 2015: the 23rd Annual Congress.

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Our expert is Cheryl Bushnell, MD, MHS, Director of the Comprehensive Stroke Center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Her clinical interests focus on prevention and treatment of stroke and other cerebrovascular diseases, particularly with respect to women.

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Our expert is Eleanor Bimla Schwarz, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of California, Davis. Dr. Schwarz has led multiple studies examining the impact of breastfeeding on the health of women.

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Our expert is Diane K. Newman, DNP, ANP-BC, FAAN, Adjunct Professor of Urology in Surgery, Co-Director, Penn Center for Continence and Pelvic Health, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.

Diane Newman discussed these issues and more at Women’s Health 2015: The 23rd Annual Congress in Washington, DC in April of this year. Astellas US, LLC. Sponsored her talk and also the breakfast that went with.

 

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Our expert is Susan E. Hoffstetter, PhD, WHNP-BC, FAANP, Associate Professor, Division of Gynecologic Sub-Specialties, Section of Urogynecology, St. Louis University School of Medicine. Her sub-specialty is vulvar and vaginal disorders. She is Chair of the Board of Directors, Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health and a Fellow in the International Group for Vulvovaginal Diseases.

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Our expert is Lucy Faulconbridge, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Director of Research at the Center for Weight and Eating Disorders at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine. Her research focus is the co-morbidity of obesity with mental illness, particularly depression.

 

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Our expert is Steven Woolf, MD, MPH, Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Population Health, Virginia Commonwealth University. Dr. Woolf has served as Director of the VCU Center on Society and Health since he established it in 2007. He has published more than 170 articles in a career focused on evidence-based medicine and the development of evidence-based clinical guidelines, with a special focus on preventive medicine, cancer screening, quality improvement, and social justice.

Be sure to attend Women’s Health 2015: The 23rd Annual Congress, April 16-19, 2015 in Washington, DC. Steven Woolf will be one of the many outstanding presenters.

 

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Our expert is Harmony R. Reynolds, MD, Saul J. Farber Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Reynolds specializes in Coronary Artery Disease and Women’s Heart Health. Don’t miss her talk at Women’s Health 2015: The 23rd Annual Congress, April 16-19, 2015, in Washington, DC.

 

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Our expert is Sheila Dugan, MD, Associate Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL. Dr. Dugan will be speaking at Women’s Health 2015: The 23rd Annual Congress, April 16-19, 2015, in Washington, DC. Be sure to register!
 

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Our expert is Elizabeth Shane, Professor of Medicine and Vice Chair of Medicine for Clinical and Epidemiological Research at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons. Her research interests include premenopausal osteoporosis, bone disease associated with HIV/AIDS, bone loss due to medications and gastrointestinal diseases, and the use of high-resolution imaging to investigate the effects of various drugs and diseases on bone quality and strength. 

You can hear Dr. Shane at the upcoming conference, Women’s Health 2015: The 23rd Annual Congress, April 16-19, 2015 in Washington, DC.
 

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Our expert is Linda Bradley, MD, Professor of Surgery and Vice Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, at the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Bradley has also served on the Cleveland Clinic’s Board of Governors and chaired the Ob/Gyn section of the National Medical Association. She was selected by Ladies’ Home Journal as one of the top six female physicians in the U.S.

Be sure to register for Women’s Health 2015: The 23rd Annual Congress, April 16-19, 2015 in Washington, DC. I look forward to meeting you there!
 

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Our expert is Samuel A. Ball, PhD, professor of psychiatry at the Yale University School of Medicine where he is the scientific director of the Psychotherapy Development Research Center and the Women’s Health and Addictive Behavior Faculty Scholars Program. Dr. Ball is also president and chief executive officer of The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (CASAColumbia).

Be sure to register for Women’s Health 2015: The 23rd Annual Congress, April 16-19, 2015 in Washington, DC.

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