Archive for April, 2014

  • Syd Robinson named in #Trans100

    FORGE Fellow Syd Robinson Honored by Trans 100 FORGE is proud to announce that Syd Robinson, one of FORGE’s eight 2014 Fellows, was listed in this year’s Trans 100, an annual listing of transgender and gender non-conforming individuals from across the country who are actively working to improve the lives of people in the trans […]

  • LGBTPM Symposium: Introduction to Transgender Healthcare

    • Date: April 3rd, 2014
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    Download a printable flyer: MCW LGBTPM Transgender Symposium Poster Presented by: The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People in Medicine medical student organization For health care providers only. RSVP required: mcwlgbtpm [at] gmail [dot] com Dinner and refreshments will be provided Speakers: Robert Garofalo, MD, MPH, Division Head, Academic General Pediatrics and Primary Care; Associate […]

  • Webinar: Forensic Exams

    Join us on April 10, 2014 for a free webinar: Medical and Forensic Considerations in Caring for Transgender Sexual Assault Survivors Navigating medical services and advocacy with transgender survivors may be uncharted territory for forensic nurses and advocates.  Transgender sexual assault victims may differ from other survivors in body configurations, high levels of polyvictimization, increased […]

  • Diagnosing Difference – Free Screening

    • Date: April 3rd, 2014
    • Subjects: News

    In conjunction with the Medical College of Wisconsin’s Transgender Health Symposium, FORGE will be sponsoring the screening of Diagnosing Difference on April 16, 2014. Filmmaker Annalise Ophelian’s Diagnosing Difference is a documentary featuring interviews with 13 diverse scholars, activists, and artists who identify on the trans spectrum (transgender, transsexual, genderqueer, and gender variant) about the […]

  • Kellan Baker – Trans Health Matters

    Mark your calendars!  Save the Date! Friday, April 18, 2014 @ 1:00 – 3:00pm Kellan Baker from the Center for American Progress will present trans-specific information about the Affordable Care Act with a focus on how trans health matters.  Come with your questions, concerns, and an open mind.  Tell your friends, your medical and mental […]