LGBT Health Care with Asian American Populations

February 9, 2015 | 2:00-3:00pm EST
Webinar

Register: http://bit.ly/18OrKQU

Description:
Health center patients often come in for care with many identities that can impact health, wellness, and access to health care. This webinar will explore the varied health care needs of Asian Americans who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT), from both a clinical and programmatic perspective. The panel will feature Dr. Kevin Ard of the National LGBT Health Education Center, who will provide an overview of LGBT definitions and concepts, followed by Dr. Kerry Kay, who will describe lessons learned from his work at Asian Health Services to increase organizational LGBT cultural competence; finally, Kevin Shi, PA-C, of Fenway Health, will describe his clinical experiences working with Asian American LGBT communities.

Panelists:

  • Kerry Kay, MD, Asian Health Services, Oakland, CA
  • Kevin Shi, PA-C, Fenway Health
  • Kevin Ard, MD, National LGBT Health Education Center and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Sponsors:
AAPCHO and the National LGBT Health Education Center

Media Relations

Beverly Quintana
Communications Manager
(510) 272-9536 x112
bquintana@aapcho.org

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