Principles in the Care of Transgender and Intersex Patients 2019
Healthcare providers have for the last several years been seeing in their practices an influx of transgender and intersex people seeking sensitive and appropriate care. This pioneering course will offer cutting-edge perspectives and practical evidence-based principles for working with these patients before, during and after transition. Experts and clinicians from Mayo’s Transgender and Intersex Multidisciplinary Clinic will instruct attendees in medical, surgical, psychosocial, legal and ethical issues in transgender and intersex care. Participants will leave with the skills to provide progressive and informed care to this emergent patient population.
|General Session||Live Webcast|
MD, DO, Scientist
|Resident, Fellow, NP, PA, Allied Health Professional, Retiree||$725||$600|
This course is designed for physicians, advanced care providers, behavioral health professionals, and social workers in areas of psychiatry, psychology, endocrinology, family medicine, internal medicine, plastic surgery, urology and pediatrics.
- Describe how to safely and effectively utilize masculinizing and feminizing hormonal treatments for appropriate patients.
- Identify principles to consider in the determination of pubertal delaying therapies.
- Describe general approaches to common surgical interventions in gender affirming surgery.
- Articulate 3 key psychosocial treatment principles to guide a comprehensive approach to transgender and intersex patients.
- Identify the social discrimination, microaggressions and limitations to healthcare many transgender & intersex people experience, and describe strategies to limit these in your practice and community.
Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.75 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibly for the content of the programs.
This activity is approved for a maximum of 21.75 credits. Credit is awarded only for actual instructional time.
This activity is pending approval from the Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy.
Co-sponsored by the Program in Physical Therapy, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science / Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences. This course meets the criteria for 21.75 category I Continuing Education Units per Minnesota Physical Therapy Rules 5601.2400, 5601.2500.
This activity is pending approval from the Minnesota Board of Social Work.
Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
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- 21.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 21.75 ANCC
- 21.75 APA
- 21.75 Attendance
- 21.75 PT
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