Highlighting the B and T in LGBT Healthcare

Looking at the health needs of the Bi and Trans communities…

LGBT HealthLink, The Network for Health Equity

Last week LGBT HealthLink had the honor and the pleasure to be represented at the 33rd Annual GLMA (Gay and Lesbian Medical Association) LGBT Health Conference in Portland, Oregon. Our esteemed volunteer team was chosen to present New National Cancer Guidelines:  The Best and Promising Practices for the LGBT Community – Primary presenter:  Shail Maingi, MD, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx NY and Co-Presenters: Asa Radix, MD, Callen Lorde Community Health Center, New York, NY, Dianne Bruessow, PA-C, DFAAPA, and Sean O’Mahony, MB, BCH, BAO Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL. We had over 100 attendees: About 65 attendees and another 56 via web.

In addition to the opportunity to enlighten and encourage about the unique challenges that LGBT individuals and families face across the cancer care continuum, shor salkas, a representative from HealthLink’s Steering Committee was at the conference, attending workshops, and networking with other professionals.   Below is…

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