Panel Discussion on Transgender Health

A Focus on Providing Quality Healthcare to Transgender Individuals

Starts:  4/15/2015  5:30 PM
Ends: 4/15/2015 7:00 PM
Location: Park Science Center, S-183

Join us for this important discussion focused on Transgender Health. 


Panelists will highlight transgender individuals' experiences with healthcare, the challenges they sometimes face accessing quality healthcare, how practitioners can be better informed so they can offer the best possible care, and what Simmons College is doing to support transgender students.

Panelists include:

Marybeth Meservey RNP, MS
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Kaitlin Nichols RN
Boston Healthcare for the Homeless Program
Fenway Health, Sidney Borum Jr Health Center

Lisa Smith-McQueenie
Assistant Provost for Diversity and Inclusion
Simmons College

Tre'Andre Valentine
Director of Communication The Network/La Red

Courtney Cawley
Youth Leader
Boston Alliance of Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Transgender Youth

Moderated by:

Gary Bailey MSW, ACSW
Professor of Practice
Simmons School of Social Work


Sponsored by the Student Nurses Association and the Student SEED Seminar