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Am I A Risk Factor? Addressing Stigma, Social Determinants and Interventions for the Transgender Community

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1.0 CEUs

 Am I a Risk Factor?
Addressing Stigma, Social Determinants and Interventions
for the Transgender Community    

Webinar DescriptionThis webinar will discuss the history of medicalization and stigma in transgender communities and provide target social determinants of health and interventions to prioritize prevention therapies to improve sexual health and HIV outcomes.

Program Agenda12:00 PM – 12:05 PM: Welcome, Introductions
12:05 PM – 12:50 PM: Presentation
12:50 PM –   1:00 PM: Q&A/Adjourn
Learning Objectives
  • Discuss the history of colonization and medicalization of transgender and nonbinary communities
  • Give examples of trailblazing transgender pioneers and their role in gaining equality for members of the LGBTQIA+ community
  • List the social determinants of health that are more impactful in transgender and non-binary youth of color, their impact on risks for HIV and sexually transmitted infections, and how to improve sexual health and HIV outcomes
  • Explain the 4 Us and the impact on transgender and non-binary youth of color and their ability to prioritize prevention therapies and improve PrEP initiation

Contributors

  • Michelle Collins-Ogle, MD, FAAP, FPIDS, AAHIVS

    Medical Director, Montefiore Adolescent & Youth Sexual-Health Clinic (MAYS) Clinic
    Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children's Hospital at Montefiore
    Bronx, New York

  • Renée H. Reopell, LCSW

    Director, Gender Diversity and Resilience Program
    Child Guidance Center of Southern CT
    Faculty, Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore

December 2, 2022
Fri 12:00 PM EST

Duration 1H 0M

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