Transgender Health Panel: The Clinical & Political
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Transgender Health Panel: The Clinical & Political

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Morehouse School of Medicine

Hugh Gloster Building

720 Westview Dr

Atlanta, Ga 30310

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Join Alliance and Health Students Taking Action Together (HSTAT) at Morehouse School of Medicine for a panel of physicians and trans health advocates for a discussion on Trangender health in clinical and political setting! Topics to include:

  1. General terminology and definitions used in care

  2. Stressors and emotional experiences of making the decision to transition

  3. Decision to initiate hormone therapy: When is it considered? What is done when families do not agree on the timeline desired by an underage patient?

    1. Permanent vs. reversible changes

    2. Types of therapy

      1. Physiological/psychological changes

  1. HIV-related risk factors for transgender community

  2. Health insurance/coverage for transgender people

  3. Closing: What are some immediate changes that need to occur to better support the health and wellness of transgender and gender non-conforming patients?


-And More!

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Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes!

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes!

Will there be food?
Yes! Dinner will be provided for all attendees

Is the event free?
Yes! The event is 100% free. If you would like to donate to Alliance's continued ability to advance LGBT health and wellness you can do so via the eventbrite donate option or send an email to msmalliance@gmail.com to reach the executive board

Will I be able to ask questions at the panel?
Absolutely! The event is designed to be conversational and informal. We encourage you to bring your questions and thoughts

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Morehouse School of Medicine

Hugh Gloster Building

720 Westview Dr

Atlanta, Ga 30310

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