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Global Health Grand Rounds. Speaker: Robert H Goldstein, MD, PhD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Medical Director, MGH Transgender Health Program

Trans Rights are Human Rights: The importance of gender affirming care

Date
September 10, 2019
Time
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Pre-registration required?
No
Registration closed?
No

The Center for Global Health provides a forum for a multidisciplinary community of global health practitioners to come together to share advances and best practices in global health. MGH Global Health Grand Rounds focuses on innovations in medical care, education, and scientific discovery that are seeking to improve the health of the most vulnerable in our global community.

Objectives:
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
• Understand the basic concepts of gender identity and gender expression
• Describe the global landscape of transgender identity
• Discuss inequities in care for transgender and non-binary communities

Target Audience: This activity is intended for Faculty and Staff members of the Global Health Community.

Course Directors: Louise Ivers, MD, MPH, DTM&H; Geren Stone, MD, DTM&H

Live Stream Available: https://bit.ly/2HaMZjB

Accreditation:
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity 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.

This program also meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in nursing at 244CMR for 1.2 contact hours.