Date/Time: Friday 10/28/2011 at 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Location: Cudworth Hall auditorium (UAB Continuing Education Center Auditorium), 1919 University Blvd, next door to the Doubletree.
Sponsor: The Alliance for LGBT Equality at UAB
Teena M. McGuinness, PhD, CRNP, Professor of Nursing
Christina Muzny, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine
Nicholas Van Wagoner, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Nursing
Amy H. Warriner, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine
E. Turner Overton, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine
10:00 a.m. Introduction and welcome: Jim Raper, President LGBT Alliance of UAB
10:00 a.m. Five top health concerns for Gay men – Van Wagoner
10:20 a.m. Five top health concerns for Lesbian women - Muzny
10:40 a.m. Five top health concerns for Transgender persons - Warriner
11:00 a.m. Mental Health Issues for LGBT persons – McGuinness
11:20 a.m. An Ounce of Prevention: Vaccines of interest to LGBT persons - Overton
Selection of topics for this presentation was made based on available time and the availability of presenters. The organizers realize there are many other important health care issues that are of concern to the LGBT community.
Everyone is invited to attend the following presentation sponsored by MedPride at UAB, The Office of Student Success Programs at the UAB School of Medicine:
October 28 LGBT PATIENT-CENTERED CARE
Noon – 1PM Ms. Shane Snowdon, Director, LGBT Resource Center, University of California, San Francisco LGBT Health Concerns.
Location: Volker Hall, Lecture Room C, 1670 University Blvd