Webinar Part 2 on Advancing Equity - Meeting the Health Needs of LGBTQIA+ Individuals (Benefits, Protections, and Advocacy Overview)

September 29, 2020
9:30am - 11:00am (PT)


Children Now, Sacramento District Dental Society, Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc., the Health Consumer Alliance, TransFamily Support Services, Love is Love Movement, and the Sacramento County LGBTQ Caucus for the next Every Smile Counts! Medical-Dental Learning Collaborative webinar set for Sept. 29th at 9:30am. We will continue the discussion on Advancing Equity - Meeting the Health Needs of LGBTQIA+ Individuals. This second webinar will focus on the law and health advocacy for LGBTQIA+ individuals covering:

  • A deeper dive on meeting the health needs of LGBTQIA+ individuals [as needed and identified from 9/16 webinar]
  • An overview of gender affirming services and services that are gender concentrated.
  • An overview of LGBTQIA+ state and federal protections such as privacy protections and protections against discrimination.
  • Real life examples of LGBTQIA+ discrimination and how implicit discrimination may manifest in the health care realm.
  • Advocacy opportunities and a list of things providers can do to help their facility become more LGBTQIA+ friendly.

Presenter: Antonio Page-Kahn, Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc. and Health Consumer Alliance

CE credits available for dental providers.

If you missed Part 1,  the webinar recording is available here: https://vimeo.com/458776242