*Registration payment includes Credit Cards and Interfund Transfers ONLY.
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, and Nurses
The overall objective and desired result of this workshop is to improve awareness and care of gender diverse and transgender youth in the healthcare setting. Despite a growing number of individuals who identify as gender diverse and transgender, access to appropriate and affirming healthcare is still limited. The 60-minute workshop will illustrate the barriers to healthcare that add to the existing social and health challenges faced by gender diverse and transgender youth as well as guidelines on how healthcare providers can provide affirming and inclusive healthcare to these individuals and their families. Additionally, the workshop will highlight the stories of families and caregivers who have gender diverse and transgender youth and the importance that affirming healthcare in their journey. At the conclusion of the workshop, learners will be able to: 1) identify culturally relevant LGBTQ terminology, 2) identify social and health challenges and barriers to care for gender diverse and transgender individuals, 3) identify guidelines for SUPPORT, and 4) identify local and national resources for treating and working with gender diverse and transgender individuals.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Atrium Health and PFLAG Charlotte. Atrium Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Atrium Health designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Charlotte Area Health Education Center (AHEC) designates this continuing education program as fulfilling the requirement for 0.1 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), representing 1.0 Contact Hours.
Tamara C Smith-Tillman, BS