Transgender Health with Practical Tools for Providers
Transgender and non-binary patients are a diverse group which may present with specific healthcare needs. However, few clinicians have formal training in addressing concerns unique to this population. This session will help clinicians identify strategies for creating a welcoming environment for gender diverse patients. Faculty will also discuss dosing, effects, risks and monitoring of various hormone treatment regimens for transgender and non-binary patients.
- Identify strategies to make your practice welcoming to gender diverse patients.
- Recognize the various hormone regimens for trans masculine and trans feminine individuals.
- List some of the effects of hormone regimens including potential risks.
Michael Irwig, MD
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
Director of Transgender Medicine,
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
The following relevant financial relationships have been disclosed by faculty, and all have been mitigated by Pri-Med Institute.
Michael Irwig, MD: No relevant financial relationships disclosed.
Pamela Kushner, MD, FAAFP (moderator): No relevant financial relationships disclosed.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Pri-Med Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Pri-Med Institute designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Pri-Med Institute is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners® as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 040308.
This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hour of continuing education, which includes 0.66 hours of pharmacology.
MOC Credit Information
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 Medical Knowledge MOC point in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
Instructions for Obtaining Credit
Once you have completed the activity, please click the "next" button to advance to the post-activity assessment. To complete this activity and claim credit, you must answer 2 out of the 3 questions correctly. If you are not successful after your first attempt, you will be given an opportunity to reflect upon the answer rationales and have the opportunity to review the educational content before proceeding. Once you have selected your answers, click the "submit" button to complete the evaluation questions and proceed to the claim credit screen. For PAs, the NCCPA accepts for Category 1 CME credit activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.
- 1.00 AANP Contact Hours
- 0.66 AANP Pharmacology Contact Hours
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
This course is offered through Pri-Med.
To take this course you will be redirected to Pri-Med's website. You must login or create an account with Pri-Med in order to complete this activity.
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