In this talk, Dr. Toby Meltzer will provide participants with a brief overview of gender-affirming surgical procedures, including preparation, recovery time, and anticipated outcomes.
Learning Resources — Conference Talks
In this talk, Dr. Alex Keuroghlian will help participants assess, diagnose, and treat transgender clients with co-occurring severe mental illness or posttraumatic stress symptoms, in the context of the adverse effects of everyday discriminatory experiences.
In this talk Dr. Asa Radix will help participants understand how the HIV epidemic affects transgender people by examining the barriers to care for those newly diagnosed, specific strategies for medication adherence, and gender-affirmation strategies to improve health care experiences.
This session offers strategies for providers to provide inclusive, welcoming care to gender diverse children, teens, and young adults. Dr. Forcier reviews developmental models, discusses how providers can explore gender expansiveness with youth and their parents, reviews pubertal blockade options, and discusses the importance of parental support of gender nonconforming children.
In this talk, Julie Thompson, PA, provides insight into the unique primary and long-term preventative care needs unique to transgender patients; such as cancer risks, cardiovascular risks, and sexual health needs.
In this talk, Dr. Ruben Hopwood and Dr. Sari Reisner will help participants to develop a common core of knowledge and understanding of transgender community demographics, terminology, and unique barriers to care the transgender community faces.