PCOS, Weight Loss, and Infertility

Presenter: Dr. Neil Chappell, Reproductive Endocrinologist, Fertility Answers

An interdisciplinary continuing education activity for OB/GYNs, Reproductive Endocrinologists, Endocrinologists, MFMs, and Nurses. Other interested healthcare providers are welcome to attend.

Date/Time: July 16, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

ZOOM (meeting information will be emailed to registrants)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Upon completion of the program, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify risk factors, signs, and symptoms of PCOS.
  2. Describe how PCOS and obesity can impact fertility.
  3. Discuss weight loss and its effect on fertility as indicated in recent studies as well as other PCOS treatment options.


Woman’s Hospital, Baton Rouge is accredited by the Louisiana State Medical Society to provide continuing education for physicians.

Woman’s Hospital, Baton Rouge 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.

RN’s: 1.0 Contact Hour is awarded to this offering by Woman’s Hospital, Baton Rouge, LA, an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing, Provider #19.  You must attend the entire offering and complete the evaluation form to receive the contact hours.



Special Needs: If you need special assistance due to a disability recognized by the ADA, please let us know so that we can provide assistance.



Elise Juergens, PhD, RN