APHA Call-in Show – Jessica Halem / EIDOS LGBTQ+ Health Initiative at University of Pennsylvania

podcast and resources belowAPHA Expert Call-in

December 2022

LGBTQ+ patients face unique biases and challenges in accessing high-quality healthcare. And patient advocates have a unique opportunity to help ensure that LGBTQ+ patients get the inclusive, affirmative care that they need and deserve. To discuss these issues and share resources that advocates can use to support their LGBTQ+ clients, we’re thrilled to host an expert call-in show with Jessica Halem, Senior Director of the Eidos LGBTQ+ Health Initiative at the University of Pennsylvania. Jessica previously served as the inaugural LGBTQ Director at Harvard Medical School, where she led educational programs across the University and its hospitals. Jessica is also a driving force behind the recent launch of the LGBTQ+ Healthcare Directory a project of the Tegan and Sara Foundation and GLMA – Health Professionals Advancing LGBTQ+ Equality. Don’t miss this important conversation about advancing health equity in the LGBTQ+ community with one of the country’s premiere LGBTQ+ health experts. Register here.* This is a pre-approved CE event for PACB’s newly established Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion CE requirement. Earn 1 CE.

On-Demand Recording: 1 hour 3 minutes  


Earn 1 Ethics JEDI CE for your BCPA:
Complete this three-question quiz at our sister site,  Upon completion with a score of 100%, you will receive your CE certificate. 

To get the CE for free: Follow the directions on the page, and register for the assessment just as you would register for a course. You’ll need to go through the registration process as if you will pay for it.  When it asks for payment, insert your coupon code: CE-LGBTQ+2022 (Case sensitive. Also, do not copy and paste the coupon code. It may leave a space at the end of it, and that will prevent it from being recognized.)

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