Men’s Health: The Gaps that Need to Be Considered & Closed
Men face a unique set of health challenges. With an average lifespan of seven years less than women and leading women in 14 out of the 15 leading causes of death in the United States, comprehensive and preventive care for men is essential. In this men’s health overview, learn of the healthcare gender gap and understand its long- and short-term health implications for men. Gain knowledge of other factors influencing male life expectancy with special consideration for age and race. Considering the healthcare gender gap is the first step to closing it. Use knowledge from this session to better serve your male patient population.
Medical Director, Cutler Center for Men, University Hospitals of Cleveland
Associate Professor of Integrative Medical Sciences, Northeast Ohio Medical Center, Rootstown, OH
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Northeast Ohio Medical Center, Rootstown, OH
Assistant Clinical Professor in Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
Executive Director, National Institute for African American Health
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Gregory L. Hall, MD: Independent Contractor: AstraZeneca.
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University Hospitals Cutler Center for Men
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