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Gender Infinity Conference at U of H


Friday, October 13, 2017 - Saturday, October 14, 2017 | 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Add to Calendar

More and more transgender and gender-diverse youth and adults are coming into care; in response providers have a growing need for information about health care options for gender expansive youth and adults. The Gender Infinity conference is intended to promote gender-affirming health care through evidence based practice and community discussion. The conference material is appropriate for many members of health care teams, including physicians, behavioral health care providers, physician assistants, nurses, and other staff. Programming is also available for patients, families and educators. Join us for two days of discussions and workshops addressing the latest in gender affirming care and support.

Topics for continuing education credits will include:
• Masculinizing and feminizing hormone therapy
• Puberty Blockers (i.e. GnRH Analogues)
• Masculinizing and feminizing surgical options
• Post-Op care
• Fertility Preservation
• Care of the Aging Gender Diverse Patient
• Non-Binary Identities
• Caring for Intersex Individuals
• Identifying Gender Dysphoria
• Suicide Prevention
• School and Transition
• More…

Other options for credits, including 2 keynote speakers, will be available.
Conference registration is now open and can be accessed via the conference website. Information about volunteering and sponsorship/vender options can also be found on the website at: http://genderinfinityconference.org/


Location

University of Houston - Student Center South

4500 University Dr

Contact

Jennifer Feldmann, MD, MPH

713.305.0958