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This conference is aimed at addressing the health inequities and disparities LGBTQ Iowans continue to experience in our state. Health care professionals and community members alike gather to hear from key experts, participate in interactive workshops, and collaborate and connect with one another. Attendees will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to cultivate safe and welcoming health care environments for LGBTQ Iowans throughout the state.

Topics covered will include:

-Mental Health in the Transgender Community
-LGBTQ Data Collection in Iowa
-LGBTQ Health Policy
-Harm Reduction in Iowa
-Biomedical Update (TelePReP, Primary Care Integration, U = U)
-Self Care for Providers
-ACES/Trauma-Informed Care
-LGBTQ-specific Health Clinics
-Transgender Healthcare
-Sexual Assault in the LGBTQ Community

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Our keynote speaker this year is Regina R. Washington, DrPH. Dr. Washington is the Director of LGBT HealthLink, a program of CenterLink: The Community of LGBT Centers, working toward eliminating health disparities within LGBT communities as it relates to tobacco use and cancer. She has over 15 years of combined experience in community, governmental, and academic institutional leadership related to strategic planning, program/policy development, implementation, and evaluation.