Endocrine Grand Rounds

Testosterone and Cardiovascular Risk in Men



Date
April 25, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s)
Helena Levitt, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh
Location
1195 BST Conference Room
Category
School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

1. Discuss the impact of testosterone on cardiovascular risk factors.

2. Review the relationship between endogenous testosterone levels and cardiovascular events.

3. Review the data on the adverse effects of testosterone therapy on the cardiovascular system.