Gender Non-Conforming Children and Youth
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- List the ways the pediatric population is able to transition medically and socially.
- Recognize how parents of a transgender or gender non-conforming individual can assist their child with transitioning.
- Describe the barriers related to transitioning in childhood.
Katie Larson Ode, MD is a faculty pediatric endocrinologist at the University of Iowa. She specializes in working with individuals who are gender non-conforming or transgender from birth to 18 years of age. She received her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin and was trained as a pediatrician at the prestigious Case Western University in Cleveland, Ohio. Additionally, she conducts research in various fields within endocrinology, including infant growth and Cystic Fibrosis related Diabetes Mellitus.
Dr. Larson Ode indicates she has no financial conflicts with commercial interest companies but does intend to discuss off-label use of products and/or devices and will inform learners of such.
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