STD Expert Hour Webinar – Sexual Healthcare for Transgender Patients

November 28, 2016

Dr. Madeline Deutsch covers the following learning objectives for this webinar:

  1. Describe current CDC recommendations for screening for STIs in transgender patients and recommendations for management of confirmed STIs, based on risk assessment and current anatomy and sexual behaviors
  2. Discuss issues impacting transgender sexual health, such as hormone use, history of gender-affirming surgical procedures, and patterns of sexual behavior
  3. Describe a trauma-informed approach to care, including building trust, respectful rapport, and avoiding making any assumptions about presence or absence of specific anatomy, sexual orientation, or sexual practices.