Conference Schedule 2018

Thursday, 8:00am - 9:00am

126A Community Room

Thursday, 9:00am - 10:00am

Education (ACT 48)

Talking with Young Children about Gender

Kim Westheimer
118A
Medical (CME/CNE)

Transforming Health: Delivering HIV Prevention and Care to Transgender People

Sara Bresee, MPH, CHES , Dayle Kern, MA, Asa Radix, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.P.
115C

Thursday, 9:00am - 11:15am

Thursday, 9:00am - 10:30am

Legal (CLE)

Breaking ID Barriers: The Future of Gender Change Policy

Arli Christian, Omar Gonzalez-Pagan, Kieran Chase, Anthony Luken
115B

Thursday, 10:00am - 11:00am

Self-Care & Well-Being

Quiet Time during plenary (Opening Plenary)

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Room

Thursday, 10:15am - 11:15am

Interdisciplinary workshop (Pertains to multiple tracks listed above)

Supporting identity development in transgender youth - turning safe spaces into brave spaces

Am Norgren, Reese Ramponi
118A
Interdisciplinary workshop (Pertains to multiple tracks listed above)

Providers in Action: Helping Your Patients To Get Their Care Covered

Alexander (Ali) Harris
115C

Thursday, 10:15am - 12:30pm

Behavioral Health (CEU)

Letter Writing: Advocacy and Ally-ship with Trans/Non-binary Communities

Alison Gerig, LCSW, Lane DiFlavis, LCSW
115A

Thursday, 10:45am - 12:30pm

Legal (CLE)

Challenging Injustice: Transgender People in the Criminal Legal System

Ethan Rice, Esq., Richard Saenz, Esq., Demoya Gordon, Esq.
115B

Thursday, 11:15am - 12:15pm

Professionals for Community

It Could Happen To You: Contraception 101

Javier Núñez Céspedes, Kate Steinle, WHNP-BC
125
Sexuality

The Love Seat (Ruby)

SHAENA CASTRO
122B
121C
121B
Self-Care & Well-Being

Experiencing Peace

michael munson, Loree Cook-Daniels
120C
Partners & Families

Parents of transgender people in Ukraine: our story

Fritz von Klein, Dan Aute, Olena Symonenko
119B
Trans-masculine

Training Trans Singers, Part 1: Testosterone and the AFAB Voice

Kristofer Matthias Eckelhoff
118C
126B Contemplation Room

Thursday, 11:30am - 12:30pm

Education (ACT 48)

Gender-Bending the Rules: Creating a Climate for Inclusionary Learning

Sara Komoroske Nappa, Shevy Fitzgerald-Matson
118A
Interdisciplinary workshop (Pertains to multiple tracks listed above)

What Providers Need to Know to Care for Trans Patients

Alexander Chen, Esq. , Asaf Orr, Esq.
117
Interdisciplinary workshop (Pertains to multiple tracks listed above)

Developing a Comprehensive Transgender Health Program Within Medicaid Managed Care: Best Practices and Lessons Learned

Kevin Steffens RN MBA, Joanne Rodriguez, Alicia Rubenstein
115C

Thursday, 12:15pm - 1:45pm

Self-Care & Well-Being

4th Annual Trans Flag Raising

PTWC and Office of LGBT Affairs
Self-Care & Well-Being

Quiet Time/Individual Welcome during Thursday Lunch

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Room

Thursday, 1:45pm - 2:45pm

Self-Care & Well-Being

Quiet Time during plenary (Thursday Plenary)

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Room

Thursday, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Education (ACT 48)

Creating an Inclusive Classroom - Welcoming Schools

Sarah Watson, Amber Briggle
118A
Medical (CME/CNE)

Identifying and Treating Sexual Pain in Gender Diverse People

Danielle O'Banion, MD
117
Legal (CLE)

Advances in Trans Equality

Alexander Chen, Esq., Asaf Orr, Esq.
115B

Thursday, 2:00pm - 4:15pm

Behavioral Health (CEU)

Spiritual Trauma and Mental Health Among Trans* and Gender Expansive People

Kelsey Pacha, MA, M.Div.
116
Interdisciplinary workshop (Pertains to multiple tracks listed above)

Trans Women to the Front!: Increasing Engagement and Supporting Leadership of Trans Women

Lisa Phillips, LSW, Celena Morrison, Joniece Greer
115A
115C

Thursday, 2:50pm - 2:55pm

Spirituality

Dohr (Muslim Mid-Day Prayers) Thursday

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Room

Thursday, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

125
Aging

Getting Better with Age: Healthy Aging for Trans Elders

David Griffith, Carl Streed Jr., MD, Katie Margo, MD, Allison Myers, MD
123
Self-Care & Well-Being

TRANSforming Hospital Systems: The PRIDE Program

Mx. L Parker, MSS, LSW, Kalen McLean, Dr. Michele Style, Dr. Sarah Noble, Dr. Patamaporn Lekprasert, Dr. Jared Leibman
121C
Self-Care & Well-Being

My Journey With Illegal Silicone Injections

Kendall Stephens
121B
Self-Care & Well-Being

Transgender Identity Today: Who’s Afraid of Choice?

Laura A. Jacobs, LCSW-R
121A
120C
Partners & Families

Family Through A Gender Transition

Rev. Moonhawk River Stone, M.S., LMHC
119B
Trans-masculine

Trans Hysterectomy Discussion

Gaines Blasdel, Javier Nunez Cespedes
119A
118C
Spirituality

Being Brave Together: Transgender Faith Stories

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Room

Thursday, 3:15pm - 4:15pm

Legal (CLE)

Brave New World: What is on the Horizon for Trans Elders

Murray Scheel, Esq., Karen Loewy, Esq., Aaron Tax, Esq.
115B

Thursday, 4:15pm - 5:15pm

Trans-feminine

Facial Gender Confirming Surgery

Gaines Blasdel, Rosario Inez de Palacios
123
Self-Care & Well-Being

Meet the PRIDE Team! Top surgery @ Einstein Healthcare Network

Mx. L Parker, MSS, LSW, Dr. Jared Leibman, Kalen McLean, Angie Alvarez, Therese Lennon, Marylynn Burns
121C
Self-Care & Well-Being

Transition in Communities

Lilia Weber
121B
Self-Care & Well-Being

Introduction to Reiki, A Holistic Path to Well-Being

Natalie Bliss, Reiki Master Teacher, ReikiSound™ Certified Instructor, Educator
121A
Self-Care & Well-Being

Grounding & Growing: Using Mindfulness to Cope

Kade Collins, LSW, Laura Sorensen, MSW
120C
Partners & Families

Difficulties in the formation of families by transgender people

Yael Demedetskaya, Alisa Lapitskaya, Boris Denisov
119B
Trans-masculine

Do I need a hysterectomy?

Miles Harris, J. Aleah Nesteby, MSN, FNP
119A
People of Color: African-American, African, African Diaspora

Get Me Bodied: POC Show and Tell

Mister Cris
118C
Spirituality

Body and Spirit: Sex, Spirituality, Wholeness

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Room
Advocacy & Activism

Token: The Role of Trans* POC Within the LGBTQ Community

Giovonni Santiago
118B

Thursday, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Education (ACT 48)

Implementing Your School's Trans-Inclusive Policy

Lizzy Wingfield, Amber Hikes, Kel Kroehle, Lauren Overton, Maddie Luebbert
118A
Behavioral Health (CEU)

Autism, Trans, Non-Binary, What’s It’s All About?

Rev. Moonhawk River Stone, M.S., LMHC
116
Behavioral Health (CEU)

Integrating Trans-Affirming Care into Substance Use Treatment

Em Gormley, LSW, Erin Eagles, LSW
115A
Legal (CLE)

Trans in the Workplace: Employment law and trans issues

Victoria M. Rodríguez-Roldán, J.D., Rue Landau, Esq. , Ezra Young, Esq
115B
Interdisciplinary workshop (Pertains to multiple tracks listed above)

Teaching Trans Health and Expanding Trans-Competence: Curriculum Building and Workshop Facilitation

Elana Lancaster
115C

Thursday, 5:20pm - 5:25pm

Spirituality

Asr (Muslim Afternoon Prayers) Thursday

Transfaith and friends
126B Contemplation Room