Advances In™ Women's Health: Examining the Emergence of Oral Therapies in the Treatment of Endometriosis

Released On
June 28, 2021

Expires On
June 28, 2022

Media Type

Completion Time
60 minutes

Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pain Management, Pediatrics, Primary Care

Pain, Pediatrics, Pharmacology, Women's Health

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This activity is provided by Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC.

This activity is supported by an educational grant from AbbVie, Inc.

Credit Available

  • Physicians — maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • Nurses — 1.0 Contact Hours

All other health care professionals completing this course will be issued a statement of participation.

Target Audience

This educational program is directed toward OB/GYNs, PCPs, pediatricians, NPs, PAs, and other physicians who may treat endometriosis.

Activity Overview

This online educational activity is designed to provide expert interpretation of new and emerging data on the treatment of endometriosis, with a forward-looking perspective on how new and novel agents might impact clinical practice. The essentials of diagnosis, current and emerging treatment strategies accompanied by clinical trial data, and principles of multidisciplinary management will be presented in a multimedia format, including a series of video interviews with expert thought leaders integrated into text-based elements.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants you should be better able prepared to:

  • Describe signs and symptoms suggestive of endometriosis
  • Evaluate benefits and limitations of currently available therapeutic options for endometriosis
  • Develop an individualized treatment plan that incorporates patient preferences and recent clinical evidence to optimize patient outcomes
  • Discuss strategies to provide multidisciplinary psychosocial care to patients with endometriosis




Bala Bhagavath, MD

Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI

Medical Director
Generations Fertility Care
Middleton, WI


Jorge F. Carrillo, MD, FACOG

Associate Professor
OBGYN department University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL

Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgeon and Chronic Pelvic Pain Specialist
Orlando VA Healthcare System
Orlando, FL

Physician Accreditation Statement

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physician Credit Designation

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Credit Designation

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #16669, for 1.0 Contact Hours.

Disclosures of Conflicts of Interest

Bala Bhagavath, MD

  • Grant/Research Support: Hologic, Inc.


Jorge F. Carrillo, MD, FACOG

  • Consultant: AbbVie, Myovant
  • Other Support: Current Executive Board member (Secretary) for the International Pelvic Pain Society


The staff of Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible entities.

PER® mitigated all COI for faculty, staff, and planners prior to the start of this activity by using a multistep process.

Instructions for Participation and Credit

  1. Complete the activity (including pre- and post-activity assessments).
  2. Answer the evaluation questions.
  3. Request credit using the drop-down menu.
You may immediately download your certificate.

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Off-Label Disclosure and Disclaimer

This activity may or may not discuss investigational, unapproved, or off-label use of drugs. Learners are advised to consult prescribing information for any products discussed. The information provided in this accredited activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent clinical judgment of a healthcare professional relative to diagnostic, treatment, or management options for a specific patient’s medical condition. The opinions expressed in the content are solely those of the individual faculty members and do not reflect those of PER® or any company that provided commercial support for this activity.