Posted: September 9, 2015

Teaching Gender Identity and Transgender Health with David Malebranche

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 David Malebranche, MD, MPH, a Primary Care Physician at the University of Pennsylvania's Student Health Services. In this engaging conversation, Drs. Malebranche 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, LGBT, Health Disparities, Transgender, GNC, AXIS, DSD, Gender Queer, Gender Identity, Gender Nonconforming, Gender Identity Disparities, Gender Identity Development, Disorders of Sexual Development, A-Gender, Asexual

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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