Grand Rounds: Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD)

Wed, 10/13/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join us via Zoom, password: 183672, or use this streaming link. Presentations qualify for CME credit, and the attendance code is shared during the presentation. To obtain your CME credit, you will need to use the CAMS system.

Anita H. Clayton, MDHypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD): Assessment, Diagnosis & an Algorithm for Interventions

Anita H. Clayton, MD, DLFAPA, IF
David C. Wilson Professor and Chair of Psychiatry & Neurobehavioral Sciences
Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Virginia

Learning Objectives:

  1. Introduce the topic of sexual function/dysfunction, identify patient preferences, and utilize appropriate nomenclature for diagnosis of HSDD.
  2. Describe how neuroendocrine function, excitatory vs. inhibitory elements, and reward circuitry impacts sexual function and informs management of HSDD.
  3. Apply process of care algorithm for interventions for women with HSDD.

The educational objective for Psychiatry Grand Rounds is to provide mental health professionals with updates on psychiatric topics with the goals of increasing knowledge, competence, and patient care. Psychiatry Grand Rounds are held on Wednesdays (September-May) from 12 to 1 p.m. Be sure to log into your CME account and complete the evaluation to receive credit.

All faculty, CME Planning Committee members, and the CME office reviewer have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity. 

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

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