Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome

    • Welcome to the Bio-identical Hormone Therapy and Thyroid Evaluation & Treatment Masterclass with 10.5 CME credits.

    • Accreditation Statement & Disclosures

    • Summary of BHRT Dosing

    • How to Properly Assess BHRT Patient Cases

  • 2

    BHRT 101 - Female

    • BHRT 101- Female video (71 minutes )

    • BHRT 101- Female PDF

    • Hormone Cascade Diagram

    • Menopause Rating Scale (MRS)

    • Reference - What Are We To Believe

    • Reference- Myths About T1

    • Reference- Why Not To Fear Breast Cancer Anymore

    • Reference - Gender Bias In The Treatment of Menopausal Women : Part I

    • Reference- Gender Bias In The Treatment of Menopausal Women: Part II

    • Reference- Hormone Replacement Therapy: Where Are We Now?

    • Reference- Breast Cancer: Time For A Change

    • Beneficial Effects of Testosterone Therapy in Women, Measured by the Validated Menopause Rating Scale (MRS)

    • Reference- Testosterone and Voice

    • Reference- Reduced BCA incidence T T+ A

    • Reference-Testosterone Physiology

    • Reference - P4 Micronized

    • Reference - IMS Global Consensus on HRT

  • 3

    BHRT 101- Male

    • BHRT 101- Male video ( 52 minutes)

    • BHRT 101- Male PDF

    • AMS

    • ADAM Questionnaire

    • Reference - Death by T

    • Reference- Destroying the Myth about Testosterone Replacement Prostate Cancer

    • Reference-Testosterone and Prostate

    • Reference- Mayo Testosterone

    • Reference- Cardiovascular Safety of Testosterone-Replacement Therapy

    • Reference- Oncologic Outcomes of Testosterone Therapy for Men on Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer

  • 4

    How to Properly Assess BHRT Labs

    • How to Properly Assess BHRT Labs Video (90 minutes)

    • How to Properly Assess BHRT Labs PDF

    • Assessment of Hormonal Labs in Men and Women PDF

    • Female Lab Exam

  • 5

    Hormone Decline and Staging of Female Patients

    • Hormone Decline and Staging of Female Patients video ( 45 minutes)

    • Hormone Decline and Staging of Female Patients PDF

    • Staging Female Patients PDF

  • 6

    Birth Control Options and Case Studies

    • Birth Control Options and Case Studies video (78 minutes)

    • Birth Control Options and Case Studies PDF

    • Birth Control Handout PDF

  • 7

    Pros and Cons of Different BHRT Options

    • Pros and Cons of Different BHRT Options video (42 minutes)

    • Pros and Cons of Different BHRT Options PDF

    • Pros and Cons of Different BHRT Options Handout PDF

  • 8

    Progesterone and Uterine Bleeding Protocols

    • Post-Menopausal Progesterone and Break Through Bleeding Video (24 minutes)

    • Post-Menopausal Progesterone and Break Through Bleeding PDF

    • Post-Menopausal Progesterone and Break Through Bleeding Handout PDF

  • 9

    How to Manage Adverse Effects of BHRT

    • How to Manage Adverse Effects of BHRT Video (92 Minutes)

    • How to Manage Adverse Effects of BHRT PDF

    • Management of Side Effects and Adverse Effects in HRT PDF

    • Most Common Reasons for Pellet Extrusions PDF

  • 10

    Thyroid Evaluation with Lab Interpretation and Case Studies

    • The Comprehensive Evaluation of Thyroid Disorders Video (54 minutes)

    • The Comprehensive Evaluation of Thyroid Disorders PDF

    • Management and Treatment of Thyroid Disorder Handout PDF

    • Thyroid Case Studies Video (29 minutes)

    • Thyroid Case Studies PDF

    • Reference: How Accurate is TSH Testing PDF

    • Reference: Hypothyroidism PDF

    • Reference- Thyroid and Cellular Transport

    • Reference - Peripheral Thyroid Conversion

  • 11

    How to Protect From Board and Legal Action

    • How to Protect from Board and Legal Action: Introduction

    • How to Protect from Board and Legal Action Acknowledgement

    • How to Protect from Legal & Board Action ( 31-minute video)

    • How to Protect Yourself from Legal & Board Action

    • ABN's

    • Female EMR Templates & Consent Forms

    • Flowsheets

    • Inventory Management

    • Male EMR Templates & Consent Forms

    • New Patient Paperwork

    • Post Pellet Insertion Patient Instructions

    • Questionnaires

    • Federation Guidelines

  • 12

    Top 10 Reasons Your Patient May Not Be Responding

    • Top 10 Reasons Your Patient May Not Be Responding Video ( 21 minutes)

    • Top 10 Reasons Your Patient May Not Be Responding. PDF

  • 13

    Reference Library

    • Reference - What Are We To Believe

    • Reference- Myths About T1

    • Reference- Why Not To Fear Breast Cancer Anymore

    • Reference - Gender Bias In The Treatment of Menopausal Women : Part I

    • Reference- Gender Bias In The Treatment of Menopausal Women: Part II

    • Reference- Hormone Replacement Therapy: Where Are We Now?

    • Reference- Breast Cancer: Time For A Change

    • Reference- Beneficial Effects of Testosterone Therapy in Women, Measured by the Validated Menopause Rating Scale (MRS)

    • Reference- Testosterone and Voice

    • Reference- Reduced BCA incidence T T+ A

    • Reference-Testosterone Physiology

    • Reference - P4 Micronized

    • Reference - IMS Global Consensus on HRT

    • Reference - Death by T

    • Reference- Destroying the Myth about Testosterone Replacement Prostate Cancer

    • Reference-Testosterone and Prostate

    • Reference- Mayo Testosterone

    • Reference: How Accurate is TSH Testing PDF

    • Reference: Hypothyroidism PDF

    • Reference- Thyroid and Cellular Transport

    • Reference - Peripheral Thyroid Conversion

    • Reference- Cardiovascular Safety of Testosterone-Replacement Therapy

    • Reference- Oncologic Outcomes of Testosterone Therapy for Men on Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer

  • 14

    Bio-Identical Hormone Therapy Exam from Hormonal Health Institute

    • Bio-Identical Hormone Therapy Exam from Hormonal Health Institute

  • 15

    CME Accreditation Exam and How to Claim CME Credit Instructions

    • How to Claim CME Credit: Instructions

    • Foundation of Care Management CME Credit Exam. CMEs must be claimed by June 30, 2025.

  • 16

    Welcome to Dosing of Pellets and Non-Pellet BHRT Options, and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Education - NON CME

    • Welcome to Dosing of Pellets and Non-Pellet BHRT Options , and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Education

  • 17

    Dosing of Non-Pellet BHRT Treatment Options

    • Dosing of Non-Pellet BHRT Treatment Options Video (59 minutes)

    • Dosing of Non-Pellet BHRT Treatment Options PDF

    • Prescribing Non-Pellet Therapies PDF

  • 18

    How To Properly Dose Pellets and Pellet Case Studies

    • How To Properly Dose Pellets Video (53 minutes)

    • How To Properly Dose Pellets. PDF

    • Pellet Case Studies Video (62 minutes)

    • Pellet Case Studies PDF

    • Dosing Female Patients Handout. PDF

    • Dosing Male Patients Handout. PDF

  • 19

    Pellet Insertion Technique Videos

    • Introduction Video (6 minutes)

    • Female Pellet Training Video (12 minutes)

    • Male Pellet Video (9 minutes)

  • 20

    Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Facts At a Glance

    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Lecture ( 39 minutes)

    • Polycystic Ovarian Lecture.PDF

    • Reference Material: Inositol Journal Abstracts

    • Learn How You Can Provide Ovasitol to Your Patients

    • Reference Materials: Ovasitol Brochure

    • This Webinar is Supported by Ovasitol

    • ARTICLE: CNN: The women possibly at higher risk for Covid-19 that no one is talking about

  • 21

    Non CME Dosing of Pellets and Non-Pellet BHRT Options Exam

    • Dosing of Pellets and Non-Pellet BHRT Options Exam - NON CME

CME Masterclass

Everything you need to diagnose and treat BHRT and Thyroid disorders for men and women. The course includes didactic training for pellets and non-pellet hormones, as well as legal considerations, and consent forms, and everything you need to start practicing.

  • Videos, reference materials, consents, forms and guidebooks

  • Lifetime access to the materials

  • Industry expert trainers Dr. Angela DeRosa & Dr. Melissa Loseke

  • New!PCOS course now included

  • NEW! How to manage patients not responding as expected

  • New! Expanded birth control lecture including how to pick a birth control pill if this only route chosen by patient and birth control case studies

  • New! Expanded how to manage adverse effects of BHRT lecture

  • New! Updated and expanded pellet videos

Instructor(s)

HRT Expert, Author, Speaker, Entrepreneur

Angela DeRosa DO, MBA, CPE

Dr. Angela DeRosa, Medical Director for Belmar Pharma Solutions is a respected, internationally recognized authority on women’s hormonal health. Dr. DeRosa has more than 25 years of experience in pharmaceuticals, clinical practice, and education. A board-certified internist specializing in women’s health and hormonal health for men and women, Dr. DeRosa is the Founder of DeRosa Medical, DRM Integrative Health, and Revive Wellness, where she treated over twenty thousand patients using advanced BHRT optimization. Dr. DeRosa is also an accomplished author, professor, lecturer, and published researcher as well as the founder of the Hormonal Health Institute. Dr. DeRosa received a Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from Midwestern University as well as a Master’s in Medical Management from Amherst College.

Family Medicine Physician

Melissa Loseke Ablett, DO

Dr. Melissa Loseke Ablett is a family medicine physician whose passion is innovative medicine. Dr. Loseke Ablett practiced primary care for 18 months before leaving and joining a clinic that specialized in treating chronic joint pain with Hyaluronic Acid injections, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), and Stem Cell therapies. With a constant desire to learn and for cutting-edge treatments for her patients, she began to practice at a nationwide hormone replacement organization specializing in pellet therapy for hormone replacement as well as aesthetics. During her tenure there, Dr. Loseke Ablett expanded her scope of certifications to include the Vampire Facelift, Vampire Breastlift, O shot, and Priapus Shot, as well as Low-Level Laser Therapy or Photobiomodulation to treat various injuries and chronic conditions. After four years of service, she then took a role as Chief Medical Officer for a national Testosterone Replacement Company and Medical Director of a partner Female Hormone Replacement Clinic. During these past several years, she was in the inaugural A4M Peptide Certification groups of providers. Dr. Loseke Ablett has been honored to continue the quest to offer patients comprehensive and innovative medical care to best meet their needs. Dr. Loseke Ablett constantly recommits herself to learning about the latest methods and treatments to help patients lead richer and healthier lives. Dr. Loseke Ablett has a passion for knowledge and educating, both patients and peers. One of her favorite sayings sums up the belief on the importance of not only balancing hormones but their vital role in overall health and well-being, “Our hormone levels don’t decline because we age...We age because our hormone levels decline.”

Accreditation Statements

  • AMA PRA Category 1 Statement

    In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by The Foundation of Care Management (FCM) and the Hormone Health Institute. FCM is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. This program is approved for 10.5 AMA Category 1 Credits TM Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity. CMEs must be claimed by June 30, 2025.

  • Nursing Statement

    10.5 Nursing Contact Hours. CMEs must be claimed by June 30, 2025

Learning Objectives

  • 1. Summarize the indications and contraindications for the use of estradiol, progesterone, testosterone thyroid replacement

  • 2. Discuss clinical information for the use of estradiol, progesterone, testosterone and thyroid in patients diagnosed with hormonal deficiencies and explain how to clinical apply this knowledge in clinical practice

  • 3. Recall menopausal and andropausal basics and how to properly identify and assess hormone deficiency in men and women

  • 4. Review the evidence related to breast cancer, prostate cancer, cardiovascular disease as well as other clinical outcomes related to hormone replacement in men and women

  • 5. Describe how to manage the most common adverse events from hormonal therapies as well as the specifics related to pellet therapies

  • 6. Review the different mechanisms of action of each birth control option and how they impact hormonal balance in women

  • 7. Identify how to properly interpret hormonal labs in men and women as well as understand how to target “optimal” results post treatment

  • 8. Describe how to properly dose thyroid replacements and which medications are best suited for each individual patient based on proper evaluation of their thyroid lab panels

  • 9. Discuss the role of progesterone and common management protocols for postmenopausal bleeding

  • 10. Review the “standards of care” related to complimentary medicine (including hormonal therapies) and how to protect from legal and board actions and 11. Indicate the pros and cons of the different treatment modalities for bioidentical hormones