Events Calendar

Care of the LGBTQ Community

Friday, October 20, 2017

Event date: 10/20/2017 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Export event

The Fran and Earl Ziegler College of Nursing The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center - OKC, room 130; Tulsa, LC 137, Lawton, room 214

Topics and Speakers:

  • Incorporating LGBTQ Language and Concepts in Direct Practice - Kelley Blair, Diversity Center of Oklahoma
  • Hormone Therapy in Transgender Patients; Implications of Care - Lubna Mirza, M.D., Endocrinologist
  • Affirmative Care for Adult and Older Adult LGB, Transgender and Gender Non-conforming Clients: Leave
  • Personal Values at the Door and Wear Professional Values - Sue Jacobs, Ph.D., Professor, School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology
  • Health Status and Disparities for the LGBTQ Community in Oklahoma; Strategies for Providing Equitable Care -
  • Russell Rooms, M.S.N., A.P.R.N., FNP-BC, Health Equality Coordinator, OU Medical System
  • Mental Health Care of LGBTQ Clients - Elizabeth Fletcher, L.C.S.W. - Big Sky Counseling, Inc.


7:30 am - 8:00 am


8:00 am - 4:45 pm


$50.00 per/person (complimentary to consortium employees)

This program has been approved for 7.5 contact hours. Additionally, CEs are approved for Psychologists, Social Workers (CEP#20170028), Certified Prevention Specialists, Licensed Professional Counselors, Licensed Marital and Family Therapists, Case Management, Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselors, Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselors and P-RSS.



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