The Fenway Institute

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Upcoming Webinars


We provide a monthly webinar series that will feature key topics on LGBT health. The webinars offer free CME/CEU credit and fulfill the ongoing training requirement of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Healthcare Equality Index. To be informed of the dates for this series, sign up for our email updates.

We offer closed captioning for our live webinars upon request. Please email us at least 5 business days before the webinar date if you are interested!

December 2015

The Affordable Care Act: Building Health Equity for LGBT People

  • Date/Time: Monday, December 7, 2015, 2:00-3:00pm ET
  • Faculty: Kellan Baker, MPH, MA, Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress
  • Sponsors: The National LGBT Health Education Center and The National Center for Innovation in HIV Care
  • Register

Under the Affordable Care Act, health centers and community based organizations continue to serve a critical role in helping LGBT people access health insurance coverage. In this webinar, Kellan Baker, MPH, MA, a Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress, will explain how reforms under the new system have impacted multiple aspects of health care for LGBT people, including data collection, prevention and wellness, Medicaid and other health insurance coverage. He will also address strategies that health centers and other organizations can use to enroll LGBT people into health care to continue to reduce the number of uninsured LGBT people, especially people living with HIV/AIDS.



Implications of the Updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy for ASOs, CBOs, and Health Centers

  • Date/Time: Monday, December 14, 2015, 1:00-2:00pm ET
  • Faculty: Sean Cahill, PhD; Director of Health Policy Research, Fenway Health, Boston, MA
  • Sponsors: The National LGBT Health Education Center and The National Center for Innovation in HIV Care
  • Register

In this webinar, Sean Cahill, Director of Health Policy Research at Fenway Health, will discuss the implications of the newly updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy for ASOs, CBOs, and health centers.

More information about this webinar coming soon!




Caring for Transgender Children and Adolescents in Primary Care

  • Date/Time: Wednesday, December 16, 2015 2:00-3:00pm ET
  • Faculty: Norman Spack, MD, Co-Founder and Co-Director, Emeritus, Gender Management (GeMS) Service, Endocrine Division, Boston Children’s Hospital, and Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
  • Sponsor: The National LGBT Health Education Center
  • Register

In this webinar, Dr. Norman Spack, the founder of the Gender Management Service (GeMS) clinic at Boston Children’s Hospital and an associate clinical professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, will describe his journey caring for transgender children and adolescents. Dr. Spack will describe the creation of the GeMS clinic, will discuss recommended treatment for children and adolescents, and will explain how to integrate transgender care within primary care settings.



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