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CHN Conference on Transgender Health —October 26-27, 2017

Amida Care is the health plan sponsor of Community Healthcare Network’s 7th Annual Conference on Transgender Health. Day one of the conference will include a keynote address by Bamby Salcedo, Founder of the National TransLatina Coalition, and presentations by Dr. Demetre Daskalakis, Deputy Commissioner of Disease Control for the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and Johanne Morne, Director of the AIDS Institute. Breakout sessions will discuss issues including PrEP and HIV prevention, Translatinx, legal assistance, preparing for surgery, and more.

This year, CHN is presenting a second day of the conference, organized by Amida Care, focusing on facilitated training for licensed medical providers for CME credit. This day will open with a consumer panel of individuals who have experienced gender affirming surgery and will include topics such as behavioral health, endocrine, and moving toward gender affirmation.

The conference will be held October 26-27, 2017 at The New School in Union Square, New York.

Registration is now open!