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Webinar: Meeting the Health Care and Cancer Screening Needs of Transgender Patients

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Webinar: Meeting the Health Care and Cancer Screening Needs of Transgender Patients
03.17.2014 | CME

Join us May 14 for a webinar providing a foundation of knowledge about gender identity and transgender culture, as well as culturally appropriate ways to interact with transgender patients in a medical setting. Special emphasis will be on cancer risk factors and prevention as well as appropriate cancer screening tests.

This webinar offers FREE CME/CEU after completion of a pre-survey and post-test evaluation in conjunction with the webinar session. Survey and evaluation will be emailed to registrants.

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Objectives Include:

  • Define key terms and concepts related to transgender people
  • Describe the major health and health care disparities facing transgender people
  • Gather resources and strategies for creating a welcoming and gender-affirming environment for transgender patients and staff
  • Discuss approaches to providing primary care and cancer screening for transgender patients

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Presented by Nevada Cancer Coalition in partnership with Transgender Allies Group.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the University of Nevada School of Medicine and Nevada Cancer Coalition.  The University of Nevada School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of Nevada School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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