Session Details
 DV9083 - He, She, They: The Patient with Gender Dysphoria/Incongruence in Your Practice
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$0     CME 
Location: 111
Description:
CME NUMBER: DV9083
This lecture will provide attendees with highlights of current knowledge regarding gender diversity, in addition to an overview of current recommendations on the medically-necessary management of gender dysphoria in children, adolescents, and adults. Sex steroids, anti-androgens, gonatotropin-releasing hormone analogues, and gender-affirming procedures will be reviewed. The focus will be on caring for the new and classically presenting patients.

At the end of this session, participants should be able to:
• Describe the treatment goal for care of transgender and gender diverse patients across the lifespan
• Demonstrate awareness of the formulations and appropriate dosing of sex steroids, GnRH analogues (puberty blockers), and androgen antagonists
• Apply current knowledge to their care of transgender and gender diverse patients across the lifespan
• Enhance access to medically necessary therapies for gender dysphoria


PHARMACOLOGY
AAPA CONFERENCE ON DEMAND

Speaker(s):
CME Track(s):
Name
PSYC - Psychiatry
ENDO - Endocrinology
DIVR - Disparities/Diversity