Friday, October 13, 2017
This conference is dedicated to providing medical and mental healthcare providers with education and training on how to competently serve transgender patients and clients. It will also provide training to educators and policymakers seeking to advance the right of transgender students and community members.
This conference is intended for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, counselors, social workers, and educators.
At the conclusion of this conference, participants should be better able to:
- List terminology and language used when working with transgender patients and clients
- Discuss current health trends impacting patients and clients who identify as transgender
- Identify current barriers within school and healthcare settings that block appropriate services for transgender students, patients, and clients
- Employ strategies and activities that improve communication and interactions with transgender students, patients, and clients
|Asa Radix, MD, MPH, FACP
Continuing Education Credit
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
6.25 Contact Hours Awarded
Nebraska Medicine is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
MW MSD Provider Approval #NE1019-5-176
You must be able to attend the entire presentation to receive contact hours. No partial credit will be awarded.
This program meets the criteria of an approved continuing education program for social work.
MENTAL HEALTH PROVIDERS
This program meets the criteria of an approved continuing education program for mental health providers.
This conference is co-sponsored by the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska Medicine, Professional Transgender Resource Network (PTRN), and the UNO Grace Abbott School of Social Work through the resources of the UNMC Center for Continuing Education.