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Primary Care for Trans and Gender-Diverse Clients: Hormones and Preventative Care

Primary Care for Trans and Gender-Diverse Clients: Hormones and Preventative Care

When: January 31, 2018
Time: 09:00 AM
Where: 2030 Bristol Circle

 

FOR MEDICAL DOCTORS, NP's, RN's, AND SPECIALISTS

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 5Mainpro+ credits.

 

Facilitators:

Allison Lou - MD, CCFP, Lecturer University of Toronto. Family Physician at Sherbourne Health Centre LGBTQ Team

Jordan Zaitzow - MSW, Training Coordinator for Trans Health Connection, experienced workshop facilitator and trans health educator

 

We will be sharing information on:

  • Providing holistic, community-based primary care services to trans patients
  • Initiating hormone therapy for trans patients, including specifics on pre-hormone supports, medication doses, and monitoring
  • Disease prevention / screening guidelines for trans and gender-diverse patients
  • Reviewing new provincial trans health protocols: shifting the lens on trans care, and integration into "sensible practice" and informed consent
  • Available community resources and when / who to refer to for help in managing trans patients' care
  • Building a locally-relevant, integrated health system for gender diverse communities
 
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT. 

 

For more information about additional training opportunities please visit the Trans Health Connection Website at https://www.rainbowhealthontario.ca/trans-health-connection, orcontact Jordan Zaitzow, Trans Health Connection Coordinator at jzaitzow@rainbowhealthontario.ca, 416 324-4100 x5325.


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