*Registration payment includes Credit Cards and Interfund Transfers ONLY.
Any healthcare professionals
Healthcare providers often treat patients without knowing who their patients REALLY are, including how they identify. The goal of the 2018 LGBTQ Symposium is to increase participant's knowledge base in order to provide culturally competent care for LGBTQ patients.
Center for Learning and Development,
5039 Airport Center Parkway, Bldg K,
Charlotte, NC 28208
Connect to Purpose
Benjamin Simmons, MD
"To Treat Me You Have to Know Who I Am": Understanding Cultural Competency for the LGBTQ Patients
Dee Dinsdale, DNP, MEd, RN, VHA-CM
Providing Seamless Transition of care for Transgender Patients Panel
Moderator - Rodney Villanueva
Primary Care Physician
Surgeon - Bernard Taylor, MD
Mental Health Counselor - Trey Green, MSW
Care for Aging LGBTQ Population
LGBT Veteran Health: Substance Use and Suicide Risk Among Veterans
Role-Plays: Providing Culturally Competent Care
Colette Townsend-Chambers, MSN, RN
Bishop Tonyia Rawls
Participants will self-report knowledge gain in order to improve the patient's experience with health care and provide more competent and quality care to the LGBTQ populations.
Discuss how a lack of knowledge contributes to poor health outcomes in the LGBTQ Population.
Identify at least three unique healthcare needs of the LGBTQ.
Apply skills learned in order to improve the patient experience of the LGBTQ patient.
Carolinas Healthcare System/Charlotte AHEC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Carolinas HealthCare System/Charlotte AHEC designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
6.0 Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) Contact Hours
Charlotte AHEC is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
No partial credit will be provided.
6.0 Clock Hours NBCC
Charlotte AHEC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5096. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Charlotte AHEC is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.
Sophia Moore-Dennis, 704-512-6537