Posted: September 9, 2015

Teaching Gender Identity and Transgender Health with lore dickey

Description

In this video, Andrew Hollenbach, PhD, an Associate Professor of Genetics at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center and co-editor of the AAMC publication, Implementing Curricular and Institutional Climate Changes to Improve Health Care for Individuals Who Are LGBT, Gender Nonconforming, or Born with DSD, interviews lore m. dickey, PhD, LP an Assistant Professor of Counseling Psychology in the Department of Psychology & Behavioral Sciences at Louisiana Tech University College of Education. In this engaging conversation, Drs. dickey and Hollenbach discuss gender identity development, creating a supportive and welcoming clinical environment for transgender patients, the key concepts health professionals should know about transgender health, and where and how to best include these topics in the medical education curriculum.

Keywords

Health Equity Research, Transgender, GNC, AXIS, Gender Queer, Gender Identity, Gender Nonconforming, Spectrum of Gender Identity, GLMA, WPATH

Authors

Carey Roth Bayer, EdD, RN, CSE, Morehouse School of Medicine

Jennifer E. Potter, MD, Harvard Medical School

Kristen L. Eckstrand, MD, PhD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine


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