Caring for the Person in Your Patient

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Estimated time to complete session: 75 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Define the terms in the acronym LGBT.
2. List the developmental stages of gender identity.
3. Discuss the barriers to competent LGBT care.
4. Recognize the unique biopsychosocial issues of the LGBT patient.
5. Identify attributes of an LGBT welcoming practice.

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Course summary
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David G. Weismiller, MD, ScM, FAAFP, Professor of Family Medicine, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Available Credit

  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed

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