Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
C. Neill Epperson, MD
|At the completion of this session, the participant will be able to:|
1. Describe the effects of estradiol and progesterone on several neurotransmitter systems related to
affect regulation and verbal and working memory.
2. List the main risks and benefits of estrogen and progesterone administration in menopausal women.
3. Describe how menopause may lead to risk for verbal memory decline, depression and anxiety.