Supporting Gender Diverse and Transgender Youth in the Healthcare Setting

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Target Audience

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, and Nurses

Description

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.

Live Webinar Information
This webinar will be broadcast with Zoom. Instructions to join the webinar will be emailed prior to the event. Please go to our live webinar requirements page for more information and to test the computer/device and network prior to the event.

Accreditation Statement
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.

Credit Statement
Atrium Health designates this Live Webinar 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.

Objectives

  • Identify culturally relevant LGBTQ terminology.
  • Identify social and health challenges and barriers to care for gender diverse and transgender individuals.
  • Identify local and national resources for treating and working with gender diverse and transgender individuals in order to provide affirming SUPPORT

Contact

Tamara C Smith-Tillman, BS

Sessions

Status
Open
Presenter(s)
Karen T Graci, Kelly Leech,Dr. Brian M Lurie, MD, MPH,Dr. Benjamin F Simmons, III, MD
Date(s)
Aug 4, 2020
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Check-In Time
11:30 AM
Credit
1.00 - AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
0.10 - CEU
1.00 - Contact Hours
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
Aug 4, 2020
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Fees
$30.00
Registration fee
Credits
0.10
CEU
1.00
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
1.00
Contact Hours