Women's Health Self-Study Package -
8th Edition

New edition!

Enhance the Way You Manage and Treat Women’s Health Issues

Designed to help family physicians deliver the best, most up-to-date care to female patients, the AAFP Women's Health Self-Study Package is an evidence-based learning solution built to help you enhance your ability to develop evaluation and treatment plans for every woman you treat, at every stage of her life.

This dynamic, 25-session video self-study tool was recorded from the AAFP's Women’s Health live course. Explore topics including eating disorders, women’s cardiovascular disease, diabetes prevention, contraception management, and more-- on a schedule that works best for you. View full topic list »

Earn CME

This self-study package is approved for up to 25.75 AAFP Prescribed credits. CME credit approved through December 5, 2022.
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You Get:

  • 25 video presentations, 30-60 minutes each
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each lecture
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations
  • Full-color, 298-page syllabus
  • Online post-test*
  • USB flash drive with video and audio files plus syllabus (online premium package only)
  • Audio CDs of presentations (online premium package only)
  • Customized learning option with multiple ways to work through the material:


  • Continuous Play - audio and video with speaker slides
  • QuestionPause Play - simulate the live course environment, answering questions as you go

Audio (online premium package only)

  • Standard CD Play - listen from your home, office, or car
  • MP3 Audio - rip to your MP3 player and learn on the go

*Post-test MUST be completed to claim CME credit.

Estimated time to complete package: 26 hours

Choose the package that's right for you:

Online Package

This package includes: 

  • online access to content
  • downloadable PDF syllabus

PC, Mac, smartphone, and tablet compatible.  

AAFP Member: $695
New Physician:$645
Student or Resident:$475
Allied Health:$695

Note: Access to online content ends December 5, 2022.

Online Premium Package

This package includes:

  • online access to content
  • downloadable PDF syllabus


  • full-color printed syllabus
  • USB flash drive with content files
  • audio CDs of presentations

PC, Mac, smartphone, and tablet compatible.

AAFP Member:$795
New Physician:$745
Allied Health:$795

Note: Access to online content ends December 5, 2022.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this CME activity, you should be able to:

  • Demonstrate comprehensive insight into recent women’s health initiatives.
  • Formulate evaluation and treatment plans related to various health issues throughout a woman’s
  • life cycle.
  • Construct an individual wellness plan.
  • Discuss the unique aspects of medical care for women.
  • Identify and assist victims of physical, emotional and sexual violence and abuse.
  • Differentiate specific issues, disease processes, and treatments based on gender and ethnicity.


  • Breast Mass
  • Cardiovascular Disease Prevention for Women
  • Case Study: Abnormal Uterine Bleeding and Amenorrhea
  • Chronic Non-Cancer Pain Therapy and Modalities
  • Contraception Management
  • Diabetes Prevention, Screening and Management
  • Eating Disorders: Approach and Management
  • Evaluation and Biopsy of Skin Lesions
  • Hot Topics
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV), Pap Tests and Cervical Cancer
  • Infertility
  • Intimate Partner Violence
  • Menopause and Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Osteoporosis and Osteopenia
  • Overactive Bladder and Urinary Incontinence
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Physician Well-Being and Resilience: Leadership – Closing the Gender Gap
  • Physician Well-being and Resilience: Tools to Combat Burnout
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Hyperandrogenism
  • Preconception Counseling
  • Sexual Dysfunction in Women
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections
  • USPSTF and Choosing Wisely: Focus on Women
  • Well-Woman Maintenance Part I
  • Well-Woman Maintenance Part II

Packages' Components

System Requirements

CME Credit Statement

This Enduring Material activity, Women's Health 8th Edition, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 25.75 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins December 6, 2019. Term of approval is for three years from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Enduring Material activity for a maximum of 25.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.
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