Principles in the Care of Transgender and Intersex Patients 2022
This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options
Course Directors: Cesar A. Gonzalez, Ph.D., L.P. and Caroline J. Davidge-Pitts, M.B., B.Ch.
October 13 - 15, 2022 - ASU Health Futures Center - Phoenix, Arizona
In the last several years, healthcare providers have seen an influx of transgender and intersex people seeking sensitive and appropriate care. This pioneering course offers cutting-edge perspectives and practical evidence-based principles for working with transgender and intersex individuals. Experts from Mayo Clinic's Transgender and Intersex Specialty Care Clinic instruct attendees in medical, surgical, psychosocial, legal and ethical issues in transgender and intersex care. Participants leave with the knowledge and skills to provide gender-affirming care across settings.
|MD, DO, Scientist||$850.00||$850.00|
|Resident, Fellow, NP, PA, Allied Health Professional, Retiree, Social Worker, Nurse||$750.00||$750.00|
This course is designed for physicians, advanced care providers, behavioral health professionals, nurses, and social workers in the areas of psychiatry, psychology, endocrinology, family medicine, internal medicine, plastic surgery, urology and pediatrics.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the indications and outcomes of gender-affirming hormone therapy for the management of gender dysphoria/incongruence.
- Identify key biomedical, psychosocial, and legal elements to consider in using pubertal delaying therapies for the management of gender dysphoria/incongruence.
- Describe common gender-affirming surgical interventions used in the management of gender dysphoria/incongruence.
- Recall key psychosocial and legal aspects to guide a comprehensive approach to supporting transgender, gender diverse, and intersex patients across the lifespan.
- Describe components of minority stress and how to mitigate the risks through the provision of gender-affirming care and community engagement.
- Recognize the unique issues affecting transgender people in educational, occupational, and other settings.
- Identify the differences in gender-affirming healthcare strategies across the lifespan.
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
Mayo Clinic is closely monitoring COVID-19 prevalence and may adjust live course attendance limits as necessitated by CDC, public health and other relevant guidelines. Attendees are asked to comply with all live course and conference guidelines.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
Room blocks have been reserved at the following hotels near the ASU Health Futures Center:
Marriott Scottsdale McDowell Mountains, 16770 N. Permieter Drive, Scottsdale, AZ
1-Bedroom Suite - $229/single or double, $249/triple or $269/quad
Click here to BOOK ONLINE or call 800-288-6127 and mention Mayo Clinic 2022 Principles in the Care of Transgender and Intersex Patients. Reservations by attendees must be received on or before September 20, 2022.
Hyatt Place Scottsdale - North, 18513 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ
King Bed Plus Sofa Bed - $135
To reserve a room, call 1-888-591-1234, specify the hotel (Hyatt Place Scottsdale-North), dates, and ask for the Mayo Clinic 2022 Principles in the care of Transgender & Intersex Patients GROUP rate or book online. If you require dates outside of the block (Tues-Sun) please book the available dates (October 11-16) and send firstname.lastname@example.org an email to add additional nights to their reservation. Additional dates will not appear as available online or to a reservations agent.
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 other activity (live and livestream) for a maximum of 20.50 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 activity for a maximum of 20.50 ANCC 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 responsibility for the content of the programs. This activity is approved for a maximum of 20.50 credits. Credit is awarded only for actual instructional time.
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is approved to offer Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course will receive 20.50 continuing education credits.
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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- 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 20.50 ANCC
- 20.50 APA
- 20.50 ASWB
- 20.50 Attendance