Equity and Social Justice Webinar: The Use of SOGI Data in Research and Health Care

Date: 

Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Zoom will be emailed to registered guests

As part of the ongoing Equity and Social Justice Lectures series (ESJ), HMS Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership is hosting another webinar that will discuss the use of SOGI data in research and healthcare. The webinar will be held on Wednesday, January 27 at 12 PM. You are invited to attend. We would greatly appreciate your sharing the following information with your networks. Thank you.  

 

 

 DESCRIPTION:

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) data is not yet universally collected by electronic health records, health systems, and researchers. Incorporating this data can help eliminate barriers to care, illuminate health disparities, and strengthen research. This discussion will focus on best practices in SOGI data collection and implementation.

PANEL SPEAKERS:

Alex Keuroghlian, MD MPH
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Director, National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center, The Fenway Institute

Michael Irwig, MD
Director of Transgender Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Amy Tishelman, PhD
Director of Clinical Research, Behavioral Health, Endocrinology and Urology (BE-U) Program and Gender Multispecialty Service (GeMS)
Boston Children’s Hospital

MODERATOR:

Alden Landry, MD, MPH
Assistant Dean, Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership
Harvard Medical School, Assistant Professor,
Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 27, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 PM (EST)
Webinar Registration Link
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Questions? Email: Leah_Fygetakis@hms.harvard.edu