“The VISION of the IMS is that all women across the world will have easy and equitable access to evidence-based knowledge and health care, empowering them to…”.1

Definition

What is the International Menopause Society (IMS)?

The IMS explain:

International Menopause Society
“A Charitable Incorporated Organisation based in the UK, The International Menopause Society (IMS) brings together the world’s leading experts to collaboratively study and share knowledge about all aspects of aging in women. The IMS advocates evidence-based treatment options that optimise mid-life women’s health and promotes best practice in women’s health care to healthcare professionals and women across the globe”.2

Mission

International Menopause SocietyWhat is the mission of the IMS?

In Mission and Vision of the IMS the IMS elaborate on:

“The MISSION of the International Menopause Society (IMS) is to work globally to promote and support access to best practice health care for women through their menopause transition and post-reproductive years, enabling them to achieve optimal health and well-being”.3

Vision

What is the vision of the IMS?

In Mission and Vision of the IMS the IMS elaborate on:

“The VISION of the IMS is that all women across the world will have easy and equitable access to evidence-based knowledge and health care, empowering them to make fully informed mid-life health choices”.4

World Menopause Day

What is World Menopause Day (WMD)?

In World Menopause Day: World Menopause Day 2019 the IMS explain:

“World Menopause Day is held every year on the 18th October. The purpose of the day is to raise awareness on the menopause and support options for improving health and wellbeing. We encourage professionals and women to participate in this global awareness raising campaign by printing and sharing these materials, organising events to engage their communities, and sharing World Menopause Day social media posts”.5

World Menopause Day 2019

What is the theme of World Menopause Day 2019?

In World Menopause Day: World Menopause Day 2019 the IMS elaborate on:

International Menopause Society“The theme of World Menopause Day 2019 is Testosterone for Women at Midlife. The information in the resources is from the Global Consensus Position Statement on the Use of Testosterone Therapy for Women, which was launched by the IMS on 2nd September 2019”.6

What is the Patient Information Leaflet: Testosterone for Women At Midlife?

International Menopause SocietyIn World Menopause Day: World Menopause Day 2019 – Patient Information Leaflet: Testosterone for Women At Midlife the IMS explain:

“A complete review of all the published studies published in 2019 has shown that postmenopausal women who experience a reduction in sexual desire, that causes them personal concern or distress, may benefit from testosterone therapy”.7

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  1. Mission and Vision of the IMS. International Menopause Society https://www.imsociety.org/aims_of_ims.php Assessed: 07 January 2020
  2. Welcome To International Menopause Society. International Menopause Society https://www.imsociety.org/ Accessed: 07 January 2020
  3. Mission and Vision of the IMS. International Menopause Society https://www.imsociety.org/aims_of_ims.php Assessed: 07 January 2020
  4. Mission and Vision of the IMS. International Menopause Society https://www.imsociety.org/aims_of_ims.php Assessed: 07 January 2020
  5. World Menopause Day: World Menopause Day 2019. International Menopause Society https://www.imsociety.org/world_menopause_day.php?year=2019 Accessed: 07 January 2020
  6. World Menopause Day: World Menopause Day 2019. International Menopause Society https://www.imsociety.org/world_menopause_day.php?year=2019 Accessed: 07 January 2020
  7. World Menopause Day: World Menopause Day 2019 – Patient Information Leaflet: Testosterone for Women At Midlife. International Menopause Society https://www.imsociety.org/world_menopause_day.php?year=2019 Accessed: 07 January 2020
  8. World Menopause Day: World Menopause Day 2019. International Menopause Society https://www.imsociety.org/world_menopause_day.php?year=2019 Accessed: 07 January 2020
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