Transgender Symposium

Transgender Symposium: Understanding the Gender Spectrum is a one-day conference that focuses on educating professionals about current topics relevant to transgender people and aims to increase understanding of how to be affirming and supportive. This conference will provide basic information about vocabulary and terminology related to gender identity and expression, offer an opportunity to hear a panel of transgender-identified individuals talk about their personal experiences, disseminate information related to the medical and mental health of transgender people, explore current issues relevant to trans students in academia, and offer suggestions for how to be more affirming towards transgender people. Gina Duncan of Equality Florida will be the keynote speaker. Visit the event page to learn more and to register.

UF Straughn IFAS Extension Professional Development Center 2142 Shealy Dr. Gainesville, FL 32608

November 5th, 2016 8:00am