Transgender Health 101
A foundation course on transgender people and public health
Transgender Health 101 is the first of seven courses in our Transgender Health Learning Series. Transgender Health 101 and Transgender Health 102 serve as prerequisite courses for the advanced, specialized courses found in Transgender Health 103 – 107. Transgender Health Learning Series serves as a convenient, online series of six courses for healthcare providers and for people interested in becoming more familiar with the transgender community. Our goal is to increase public awareness and help orient public health and healthcare professionals address issues specific to the transgender community. Our long term goal is to work towards a transgender culturally competent healthcare and public health workforce. A workforce that is welcoming, respectful, affirming, and knowledgeable.
Transgender Health 102
Transgender Patient-Provider Relationships
Transgender Health 102: Transgender Patient–Provider Relationships is the second in a seven-course learning series, reviews behavioral health issues pertaining to transgender, gender non-binary, and intersex individuals. It is designed for health care, behavioral health, and public health practitioners administrators, and leaders who wish to enhance their capacity to serve the transgender community in their practice.
Transgender Health 103
LGBTQ+ Healthcare Workplace Inclusion
Transgender Health 103: LGBTQ+ Healthcare Workplace Inclusion is the third in a seven-course learning series and provides a foundation in understanding the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) community issues in the Healthcare Workplace. Transgender 103 serves as a resource for employers and employees of any health care organization interested in creating and sustaining an LGBTQ-inclusive workplace.
Transgender Health 104
Transgender Health 104: Psychological Distress is the fourth in a seven-course learning series and provides a resource for health care, behavioral health, and public health practitioners’ administrators, and leaders who wish to enhance their capacity to serve the transgender community in their practice. The course reviews behavioral health issues pertaining to transgender, gender non-binary, and intersex individuals.
Transgender Health 105
Role of Endocrinology in the Transgender Community
Transgender Health 105: Role of Endocrinology in the Transgender Community is the fifth in a seven-course learning series and provides a resource for healthcare professionals on hormone replacement therapy for transgender patients. The course provides insight to transgender patients’ perspective, as well as reviews the medical processes, patient’s physical changes, and insurance navigation for hormone replacement therapy.
Transgender Health 106
Pre-and Post- Surgery - In Development
Transgender 106: Pre-and Post-Surgery course is the sixth in a seven-course learning series and provides a resource for healthcare professionals on the various types of assigned female at birth (AFAB) and assigned male at birth (AMAB) transition-related surgeries, insurance navigation, and insight to transgender patients’ perspective.
Transgender Health 107
Nothing About Us – Without Us: The Importance of Transgender Patient-Centered Outcomes Research
Transgender Health 107: Not About Us – Without Us: The Importance of Transgender Patient-Centered Outcomes Research is the seventh in a seven-course learning series and provides the foundation in understanding patient-centered outcomes research and comparative clinical effectiveness research. Engaging patients with first-hand experience can produce more patient-centered, useful, and trustworthy research, ultimately leading to greater use of research results by patients and the broader healthcare community. It is designed for for transgender people including gender non-conforming and intersex, stakeholders as patients, clinicians, researchers, purchasers, payers, industry, hospitals and health systems, policy makers, training institutions.