About this course

The menopause can bring with it physical and emotional changes that can have a major effect on a woman's life.  

This course supports GPs to have helpful and effective counselling discussions with women seeking information about the menopause and its symptoms and management options.

This course has a 2-year expiry date of 10th October 2025. If you complete this course after its expiry date, please double check all claims in this course with up-to-date, peer-reviewed information, as the diagnostic or treatment landscape may have changed.

This course should take you approximately 60 minutes to complete. 


Dr Paula Briggs
Consultant in Sexual and Reproductive Health, Liverpool, UK, and member of the British Menopause Society Medical Advisory Council

Miss Jo Marsden
Retired Consultant Breast Surgeon, and member of the British Menopause Society Medical Advisory Council

CME/CPD Information:

This course has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (UEMS-EACCME®) with 1 European CME credit (ECMEC®).

This accreditation certifies the quality and relevance of the educational content. 

Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) and the American Medical Association (AMA), physicians may convert EACCME ® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 

This course has been accredited by the RCGP and is considered to be of high quality and relevant for general practitioners' CPD and Revalidation needs.

Theramex has provided funding for this educational material. Theramex has had no editorial input into the content of this material.

Learning objectives

This concise interactive program is designed to help primary care providers:

  • differentiate between pre-, peri- and postmenopause

  • identify symptoms that are affecting quality of life

  • give women a balanced, evidence-based and individualised assessment of hormone-replacement therapy for managing their symptoms

Course curriculum

    1. Introduction

    2. Quiz

    1. Module 1: Definitions and Diagnosis

    2. Module 2: Treating Symptoms: Who, When, What and How?

    3. Module 3: HRT: Risks and Benefits

    1. Information Booklet Written for - and with - Women

    2. Information Sheet Written for - and with - Women

    1. Quiz

    2. Course feedback survey

About this course

  • Free
  • 9 lessons
  • 0 hours of video content