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2018 Agenda

 

 

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The Meaningful Care Conference is pleased to announce that the keynote address will be delivered by Shane Snowdon, Principal at Edgework Consulting and formerly the Founding Director of National LGBT Health & Aging Program, Human Rights Campaign Foundation and Founding Director of National Center for LGBT Health & Equity, University of California San Francisco.


Tentative LGBTQ+ Meaningful Care Conference Agenda

Download a PDF version of the agenda here.

7:30 AM

Registration Opens

Mt.  Hood Foyer

8:30 AM – 8:50 AM

LGBTQ+ Health: Advancing a Diverse Community Together

Introduction: Tyler TerMeer, MS Executive Director, Cascade AIDS Project

Opening Remarks: Representative Tina Kotek, Speaker of the Oregon House

Mt.  Hood

8:50 AM – 9:30 AM

Panel: The Intersectional Experience in Healthcare – Voices from Providers in the Community

Alann Weissman-Ward. MD, Angela M Carter, ND, Gene de Haan, MD, Ime Kerlee, LPC, Philippa Ribbink, MD,  and Stace Parlen, LPC

Mt.  Hood

9:30 AM – 9:45 AM

Break

9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

Concurrent Workshops

SOGI-Affirming Organizational Change: Improving Processes to Better Identify and Serve LGBTQ+ Patients

Kate Cooper, Margot Presley, DNP, FNP-C, and Scotty Scott

Mt.  Hood

The Physiology of Oppression, Addiction, and the LGBTQ+ Lived Experience

Lydia Bartholow, DNP, PMHNP, CARN-AP

Cascade B, C

Working with Trauma Survivors to Find Stabilization in Unsafe Times

Amanda Antenucci, LCSW, MAC

St. Helens A, B 

Trauma Informed Care in Practice at the Multnomah County HIV Clinic

Maria Kosmetatos, FNP

St. Helens C

LGBTQ+ Health Care Access in Rural Oregon

Jeff Williams

St. Helens D

Affinity Session:  Trans Providers in Trans Health Christopher Hamann, MSW, CSWA, Neola Young, Jess Guerriero, MSW, MA, and Erin Waters

Mt. Adams

10:45 AM – 11:00 AM

Break

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Concurrent Workshops

Special considerations in addressing reproductive health in the LGBTQ+ community Paula Amato, MD and Gene de Haan, MD

Mt.  Hood

Does Stigma Toward Anal Sex Impede Engagement of MSM in HIV Services and Sexual Prevention Strategies Bryan Kutner, PhD, MPH

Cascade B, C

Taking on Big Tobacco, Alcohol and Soda to Reduce Risk Factors Affecting the Health of LGBTQ Communities in Oregon Regina Washington, DrPH, Ashley Thirstrup, and Juan Carlos Vega, MLS

St. Helens A, B

PrEParing Providers: The Landscape of PrEP Access and Patient Experiences in Oregon Christina Sun, PhD, MS, Kirsten Anderson, and Miles Fletcher

St. Helens C

LGBTQ Veterans and Servicemembers, Serving Those Who Served Rebecca X. Cassanova, LCSW, MPH, Nathaniel Boehme, MS

St. Helens D

Care Planning and Assessment in Support of Trans/GNC Patients

Jess Guerriero, MSW, MA and Christopher Hamann, MSW, CSWA

Mt. Adams

12:00 PM – 12:30 PM

Break/Participants Gather Lunch

Mt.  Hood

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

KEYNOTE ADDRESS:  Shane Snowden, Principal at Edgework Consulting, formerly Founding Director of National LGBT Health & Aging Program, Human Rights Campaign Foundation, & Founding Director of National Center for LGBT Health & Equity

Mt.  Hood

1:30 PM – 1:45 PM

Break

1:45 PM – 3:15 PM

Concurrent Sessions

Keys to Ensuring That Your Healthcare Setting Never Misses an Opportunity to Recognize and Treat an STI Alicia Knapp, BS, Josh Ferrer, and John Nusser, MD

Mt.  Hood

PANEL: Long Term Survivors of HIV “in our own words” Amy Anderson, Maricela Berumen, Michael Stewart, Robert Miller, and Michael Thurman

Cascade B, C

PANEL: Gender Affirming Care Across the Lifespan: Care for Non-Binary Patients Neola H. Young, Annah Shapiro, ND and Integrating Gender Affirming Care into Primary Care Settings Annie Tubman, MD

St. Helens A, B

PANEL: Considerations for Gender Non-Conforming Youth - Gender Transition: How Young is Too Young? Jenn Burleton and Medical Interventions in Transgender and Gender Diverse Youth: Options, Nuances, and Challenges Karin Selva, MD and Many Doors One Path: A Model for a Patient/Family Centered Care in the Pediatric Endocrinology Environment Jess Guerriero

St. Helens C, D

Body Sovereignty: Embodying the Intersections of Fatness, Queerness, and Indigeneity Shilo George, MS

Mt. Adams

3:15 PM – 3:30 PM

Break

3:30 PM – 4:45 PM

Closing Session: Meaningful Care in Action

Amy Casso, Danielle Alexander, Katie Carter, and Shane Snowden

Facilitated by Peter Parisot, Deputy Executive Director, Cascade AIDS Project

Mt.  Hood

4:45 PM – 6:00 PM

Networking Event

Mt.  Hood

Foyer