After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to

1. Present the Western Mass Pediatric Community to the Massachusetts Commission on LGBTQ Youth. 
2. Discuss legislative issues pertinent to LGBTQ Youth, and how pediatric providers might help with legislative efforts of the Commission.
3. Discuss local and statewide resources for Queer Youth.
4. Distinguish what patients look for from pediatric providers from the point of view of young Commission members and local LGBTQ Youth.


David P. Norton, MD*
Instructor of Pediatrics
UMass Chan - Baystate

Sasha Goodfriend*
Massachusetts Commission on LGBTQ Youth

Jordan Meehan*
Legislative and Policy Manager
Massachusetts Commission on LGBTQ Youth

Evan Gilbert*
GSA Program Administrator
Massachusetts Commission on LGBTQ Youth

Kelly Simon*
Massachusetts Commission on LGBTQ Youth
Teacher at Gateway Regional School District

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.                                           


Session date: 
12/14/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am EST
Webinar Live
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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