Gender-Affirming Primary Care

Gender-Affirming Primary Care

Online Course

Accreditation
Target Audience:

Primary care providers in BC and Canada. 

Course Format: Online - available anytime, anywhere, on any device
Online: anytime, anywhere on any device

Online Module from Vancouver BC

Overview

Gender-Affirming Primary Care

Currently under development.

This is a short online continuing medical education course designed for primary care providers in BC. By understanding trans and gender diverse health issues and considerations for care, you will then have knowledge and skills to implement the Gender-Affirming Framework to improve the care of gender diverse patients. The course also provides patient hand-outs and resources.

Designed in partnership by UBC CPD and Trans Care BC.

Skills Gained

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  1. Effectively utilize common terminology when discussing gender with patients;
  2. Identify common health disparities/challenges faced by transgender patients and their implications for care;
  3. Define the gender-affirming framework and how it applies to provision of primary care;
  4. Take an effective patient history using appropriate language;
  5. Describe the role of the primary care provider in the care of transgender patients; and
  6. Utilize resources, and connect transgender and gender diverse patients to appropriate supports.

Cost

Free.

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Primary care providers in BC and Canada. 

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Target Audience:

Family physicians, pharmacists, nurses, midwives, specialists, and other health professionals who provide care to female patients.

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Contact

UBC CPD eLearning, cpd.online@ubc.ca

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