Medical-Colleges Group Releases Standards for Treating LGBT Patients

This is great to see. Now we need to pull something similar together for nursing education.

Lavender Health - LGBTQ Resource Center

Announced today by the Chronicle of Higher Education:

The Association of American Medical Colleges has released a set of guidelines aimed at helping medical schools better train physicians to treat people who are LGBT, don’t identify with a gender, or are born with differences of sex development. The guidelines, contained in a report, are the first comprehensive set of standards for treating lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender patients, according to a news release from the organization.

http://chronicle.com/blogs/ticker/medical-colleges-group-releases-standards-for-treating-lgbt-patients/89835

The AAMC report can be downloaded here: http://offers.aamc.org/lgbt-dsd-health

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