Healthcare Stigma Facing Transgender Individuals: From Access to Policy and Care to Treatment
Start Date: April 20, 2016
End Date: April 20, 2016
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 | 2:00 PM -- 3:00 PM EST
This webinar will discuss the impact of stigma in the healthcare system on Transgender individuals. The webinar will discuss numerous stigmas impacting the delivery of healthcare to Transgender individuals.
Topics and Faculty:
- LGBTQ cultural competency requirements for providers - Alison Gill, Senior Partner, The Parallax Group
- Insurance practices impacting access to care for Transgender individuals - Anand Kalra, Health Program Manager, Transgender Law Center
- Data collection, access to care, and treatment of Transgender individuals - Danielle Castro, Project Director, Center of Excellence for Transgender Health
- Legal protections, Section 1557, and the ACA - Omar Gonzalez-Pagan, Staff Attorney, Lambda Legal
Intended Audiences: LGBT health professionals, clinical providers, behavioral health providers, service providers, health policymakers, and consumers.
National Coalition for LGBT Health
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