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Care Considerations for Inclusion of Gender Diversity within Medical Laboratory Services Webinar
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Description: This webinar will discuss the main healthcare obstacles of the transgender population that are related to laboratory medicine and the role of the medical laboratory and health care professionals in overcoming these obstacles. Discussion will include review of the recent IQMH guideline publication entitled ‘Care Considerations for Inclusion of Gender Diversity within Medical Laboratory Services’.
A brief review of the future challenges will also be presented.
Start date: Upon registration
Completion: Up to 52 weeks
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Description: This webinar will discuss the main healthcare obstacles of the transgender population that are related to laboratory medicine and the role of the medical laboratory and health care professionals in overcoming these obstacles.  Discussion will include review of the recent IQMH guideline publication entitled ‘Care Considerations for Inclusion of Gender Diversity within Medical Laboratory Services’.

A brief review of the future challenges will also be presented.

Start date: Upon registration

Completion: Up to 52 weeks

Course/Activity Information

At the end of this webinar you will be able to:

  • Understand the term transgender and related definitions.
  • Appreciate the challenges and obstacles the transgender population faces when accessing healthcare.
  • Understand how the medical laboratory can provide inclusive service to gender diverse patients.

 

Speaker: Dr. Miranda Wozniak

Dr. Wozniak obtained her medical degree from the University of Ottawa in 2006 and her FRCPC certificate in Hematological Pathology at the Ottawa Hospital in May 2010.

Dr. Wozniak joined LifeLabs in November 2010.  Her roles include Ontario Hematology Discipline Head, Laboratory Director and Deputy Ontario Medical Director.  She is also an Adjunct Clinical Lecturer in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology at the University of Toronto.

In addition, Dr. Wozniak is a member of the IQMH Hematology Committee and is Chair of the IQMH Gender Diversity Working Group.

 

Recorded: March 23, 2021

 

PEP hours: 1.0

CPS credits: 0

*Note: PEP hours and/or CPS credits will only be awarded upon successful completion of the quiz.

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