Achieving Health Equity for LGBTQ People

Course: #2863Level: Introductory1.5 Hour 214 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

Engagement of LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) populations is critical to providing culturally-responsive care and population-based health to reduce health disparities. This session provides an overview of LGBTQ health disparities, demographics, and terminology, as well as key strategies for bringing high quality care to LGBTQ people at health centers and other health care organizations. Participants will also learn about inclusive and effective communication with LGBTQ patients.



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Course created on July 31, 2017

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Course Type: Recorded Webinar

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to identify LGBTQ terminology and demographics.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe at least three health disparities in LGBTQ populations.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe at least three ways to overcome barriers to care and prevention to care and prevention in the LGBTQ population.

Agenda

0-15 Minutes Introduction
15-40 Minutes Achieving Health Equity
40-75 Minutes Health Disparities
75-90 Minutes Summary

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Alex S. Keuroghlian is the Director of Education and Training Programs at The Fenway Institute and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He directs the National LGBTQ Health Education Center and the National Center for Innovation in HIV Care, which are both HRSA-funded. He is the Public and Community Psychiatry Curriculum Director for the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)/McLean psychiatry residency program and co-Director of the fourth-year clerkship in LGBTQ health at Harvard Medical School. He has authored several publications on topics that include HIV medication adherence, post-traumatic stress disorder, substance use disorders, transgender health, and homelessness among LGBTQ youth. Dr. Keuroghlian received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial: Alex Keuroghlian has no non-financial relationships to disclose.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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