Pregnancy, Hormones, and Pelvic Health



Dr. Jill Krapf



Contact Hours:

1 hour

About the Course:

Your Instructor:

Dr. Krapf is active in research and has published chapters and peer-reviewed articles on vulvodynia, vulvar dermatoses, and hypoactive sexual desire disorder. She is Associate Editor for the Journal of Sexual Medicine Online Access, as well as for the textbook Female Sexual Pain Disorders, 2nd Edition. She is active in the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health (ISSWSH), serving on the Education Committee and the Social Media Committee.

Course Objectives:

  • Identify physiologic (normal) changes in hormones related to pregnancy.

  • Connect changes in hormones to symptoms and conditions related to pelvic health in pregnancy.

  • Discuss considerations for women with vulvar pain conditions (vulvodynia and lichen sclerosus) in relation to pregnancy and childbirth.

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