Giving Careers Education
NOT ENDURING: Current Concepts of Adolescent Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

Dr. Rosenfield will discuss polycystic ovarian syndrome related to obesity. 

Learning Objectives:
  • Discuss the pathogenesis of adolescent PCOS, including the role of genetics and environment.
  • Describe the role of obesity and insulin resistance in PCOS.
  • Outline the criteria for the diagnosis of PCOS in adolescence.
Audience: Physicians, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Registered Nurses, Healthcare Professionals
Duration: 1.00 hour(s)
There are currently no scheduled events. Please contact Education at 682-885-4170.
Accreditation Statement(s):
Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cook Children's Medical Center designates this live activity 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.
ACPE Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This knowledge-based activity has been designated by Cook Children's Medical Center with Universal Activity Number 0488-0000-13-027-L01-P for 1.0 contact hours. Participants must sign-in upon arrival, attend the activity in its entirety, receive a grade of 80% on the post-test, and complete the online evaluation to receive continuing pharmacy education credit.  Record of your participation will be sent to ACPE 4-6 weeks after the activity.
Cook Children's Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

This activity provides 1.0 contact hours.  You must attend the activity in its entirety and complete and return the evaluation tool.

ANCC has a toll free number (1-866-262-9730) you can call to report any bias, conflicts of interest, concerns, compliments, or opinions related to this activity, or to share insight on the overall process.