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Lesbian and Bisexual Women’s Health in Los Angeles County: Advocacy, Communication, Policy, and Healthcare Delivery

March 12 @ 7:30 am - 2:00 pm

Organized by the Iris Cantor-UCLA Women’s Health Education & Research Center and the Los Angeles County Lesbian and Bisexual Women’s Health Collaborative

The Lesbian and Bisexual Women’s Health Collaborative, or LBWHC, was created by individuals concerned about health disparities for lesbian and bisexual women in Los Angeles County and is made up of individuals and organizations with experience advocating for the health and well-being of lesbians and bisexual women. Members represent health care facilities, government agencies, community organizations, and academic institutions.

This conference will feature a plenary session followed by three workshops. The workshops will focus on “Addressing Legal, Regulatory, Compliance and Policy Issues in Caring for Lesbian & Bisexual Women,” “Social Service Support & Community Based Agencies,” and “Trans Health: The Intersection with Traditional Women’s Health Services.” The conference will conclude with a luncheon panel discussing “Caring for Lesbian & Bisexual Women.”

Date: Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Time: 7:30 am – 2:00 pm
Location: California Endowment, 1000 N Alameda St., Los Angeles, CA
Registration: Register for the event on EventBrite

Speakers:

  • Janet Pregler, MD- Director, Iris Cantor-UCLA Women’s Health Center
  • Kiera Pollock, MSW- Director of Senior Services, LA LGBT Center
  • Dannie Cesena, MPH- Program Coordinator, CA LGBTQ Health and Human Services Network
  • Angie Magana, NP- Program Manager, LA LGBT Center

Co-sponsored by:

  • UCLA Center for the Study of Women
  • City of West Hollywood
  • LA County Department of Public Health
  • Human Rights Campaign Foundation
  • LA LGBT Center

Details

Date:
March 12
Time:
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lesbian-bisexual-womens-health-conference-tickets-53559179949

Organizer

Iris Cantor UCLA Women’s Health Center
Website:
http://womenshealth.ucla.edu/

Venue

The California Endowment
1000 North Alameda Sreet
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
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Details

Date:
March 12
Time:
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lesbian-bisexual-womens-health-conference-tickets-53559179949

Organizer

Iris Cantor UCLA Women’s Health Center
Website:
http://womenshealth.ucla.edu/

Venue

The California Endowment
1000 North Alameda Sreet
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
+ Google Map