Stories of Empowerment

Des Moines, IA US
April 4, 2019

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There is no cost to attend.

Two attendance options:

  • Des Moines University - No registration necessary.
  • Online - click here.

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Target Audience

Healthcare professionals and the general public.

Information regarding the other presentations can be found below.

Objectives

  • Describe experiences that transgender patients encounter as they work through the process of transitioning.
  • State three things that health care providers can do to improve care of transgender patients.
  • List two barriers that transgender patients face as they work through the process of transitioning.

Agenda

5 pm

Registration and Dinner

5:30 pm

Panel Discussion

7 pm

Adjourn

Speakers

Elizabeth Behre, DO'21
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Student, Des Moines University
 

Michelle Kell
Graduate, LGBTQ Leadership Institute, One Iowa
 

Max Mowitz
Program Coordinator, One Iowa
Graduate, LGBTQ Leadership Institute, One Iowa

Breanna Young
DavisBrown Law Firm and Parent of Transgender Child
 

The speakers indicated they have no financial conflicts with commercial interest companies relevant to the content of this educational activity.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.50 CPME
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.50 IBON
  • 1.50 CE Contact Hour(s)
Course opens: 
01/17/2019
Course expires: 
04/04/2019
Event starts: 
04/04/2019 - 5:00pm
Event ends: 
04/04/2019 - 7:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Des Moines University
3200 Grand Avenue
Student Education Center Auditorium
Des Moines, IA 50312
United States
+1 (515) 271-1596

Des Moines University is located on a 22-acre campus in the heart of Des Moines, Iowa. Just west of downtown on Grand Avenue, the University is located in one of Des Moines’ most prestigious neighborhoods. The campus is in a historic neighborhood filled with tree-lined streets and gracious older homes and businesses. Its central location makes it easy to access the rest of the city and outlying communities. The campus is close to the Des Moines International Airport, located on the bus line and just blocks from local shopping and downtown Des Moines.

Continuing Education Credit

  • DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this program for a maximum of 1.5 AOA Category 2-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.
  • MD: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS). Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this live activity for 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • DPM: Des Moines University (DMU) is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. DMU has approved this activity for a maximum of 1.5 continuing education contact hours.
  • Nurse: Des Moines University is Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider #112. This live activity has been reviewed and approved for 1.5 continuing education contact hour(s). No partial credit awarded.
  • Other healthcare providers: This live activity is designated for 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

Educational Grants

No commercial interest provided financial support for this continuing education activity. 

DISCLOSURE

Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME provider and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. They will also disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Determination of educational content and the selection of speakers is the responsibility of the activity director. Firms providing financial support did not have input in these areas. The information provided at this CME activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. The content of each presentation does not necessarily reflect the views of Des Moines University.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.50 CPME
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.50 IBON
  • 1.50 CE Contact Hour(s)

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/17/2019
Course expires: 
04/04/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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