STD Expert Hour Webinar – Sexual Healthcare for Transgender Patients
November 28, 2016
Dr. Madeline Deutsch covers the following learning objectives for this webinar:
- 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
- Discuss issues impacting transgender sexual health, such as hormone use, history of gender-affirming surgical procedures, and patterns of sexual behavior
- 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.