Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. The learner will be able to describe the existing gaps in transgender medical education and to acknowledge challenges faced with curriculum development
2. The learner will be able recognize the existing challenges and gaps with transgender health research and acknowledge how a repository can open opportunities for research
3. The learner will be able to describe the existing literature on how gender affirming hormone therapy affects cardiovascular risk in transgender individuals and a current research project addressing this in adolescent patients seen at our Gender Clinic

Faculty

Michele Gortakowski, MD
Endocrinology, Pediatric Endocrinology, Fellow
Physician
Baystate Medical Center 

Faculty Disclosure
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: 
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: 
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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