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Pre-Conference – Primary Care for Transgender and Gender-diverse patients

Resource Topic: Clinical Issues, Emerging Issues, Special and Vulnerable Populations

Keywords: Access to Care, Gender Identity, LGBTQIA+, Patient Demographics, Patient Satisfaction, Retention in Care.

Year Developed: 2021

Resource Type: Archived Webinar.

Primary Audience: Clinicians

Language(s): English

Developed by: National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center at The Fenway Institute (See other resources developed by this organization).

Resource Summary: In this talk from the 2021 Advancing Excellence in Transgender Health conference, Julie Thompson, PA-C covers current research and considerations for primary care and preventive screening for transgender and gender-diverse people. The benefits of an integrated approach to gender-affirming care within primary care are highlighted.

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