UC San Diego Transgender Health Care Symposium

DATE/TIME
Saturday December 12th, 2020
7:30 am- 1:00pm 

REGISTRATION:
Use hyperlink below to register for Zoom Webinar

Community/Trainees/Students: Free 

UC San Diego Transgender Health Care Symposium scheduled for Saturday, December 12, 2020. The UC San Diego Transgender Health Care Symposium will provide a comprehensive review of different aspects of gender-affirming medical care. This course will feature sessions on gender-sensitive cultural awareness, behavioral health care, primary care, and medical and surgical gender-affirming interventions. All topics will be presented to help providers from varied disciplines care for this population in a sensitive and effective manner. The program will be delivered in topic-specific sessions, each followed by a brief question and answer opportunity.  

This course is targeted toward anyone interested in in-depth exposure to medical care for the transgender patients, including physicians (in practice and in training) and allied health professionals in primary care, endocrinology, plastic surgery, urology, obstetrics/gynecology, as well as mental health professionals, social workers and nurses, and students of all above disciplines. 

More information regarding the course is available online, please visit https://cpd.ucsd.edu/transgender

HIGHLIGHTED TOPICS 

  • Plastic Surgery at UCSD for Transgender Individuals – Amanda S. Gosman, MD 
  • Mental Health for Transgender Individuals – Darlene Tando, LCSW 
  • Adolescent Medicine and Transgender Health – David Inwards-Breland, MD 
  • Transgender Patient Experience Panel: Patients Share Their Experience as Transgender Patients  

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