Sept 22nd Grand Rounds “Evolution of Transgender Care and the Role of the Pediatric Provider”

Sept 22nd Grand Rounds “Evolution of Transgender Care and the Role of the Pediatric Provider”

When Sep 22, 2017
from 08:00 AM to 09:00 AM
Where Wade Mountz Auditorium
Contact Phone 502 629 8828
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Ximena Lopez, MD, FAAP
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Texas—Southwestern Medical Center
Medical Director, GENder, Education and Care and Interdisciplinary
Support Program
Children’s Health
Dallas, Texas

Learning Objectives: 1) Recognize current gender terminology and define gender dysphoria 2) Recognize the mental health risks of gender non-conforming patients 3) Define the Standards of Care for mental health support for gender non-conforming patients 4) Define the Standards of Care for endocrine treatment for transgender adolescents 5) Apply cultural competency when caring for transgender individuals and families.

Disclosure(s): Dr. Lopez intends to reference off-label/unapproved uses of drugs or devices.