With first ever people of color (POC) track featuring:
10 POC general workshops
2 POC youth workshops
1 POC elder workshop
2 POC meet & greets
2 POC feature films in the film fiesta
register for 8th Annual Philadelphia Trans-Health Conference
mazzoni center announces the
8th Annual Philadelphia Trans-Health Conference
which will be held on June 11-13, 2009
at the Pennsylvania Convention Center
Keynote addresses by: Lisa O’Conner, M.D. (Thursday) & Julia Serano (Friday).
2nd Annual Job Fair with over 15 local, regional and national organizations, companies and businesses looking to hire trans/gender variant people.
2nd annual Film Fiesta featuring seven amazing films about the trans/gender variant experience. Films include; “against the trans narrative,” “Still Black: A Portrait of Black Transmen,” “TRANSforming Healthcare,” “Red Without Blue,” “How Do I Look,” and “The Bond.”
Over 90 Community Day & 32 Provider Day workshops!
Over 6 Continuing Education and Medical Education Units available to Provider Day attendees.
Over 30 trans-inclusive non-profit and for-profit vendors.
Free healthcare related clinics: HIV testing, chest and breast exams, dental exams, and more.
Over fifteen Meet and Greets!
PTHC’s annual Saturday night after-party, Blender, featuring 4 hours of dancing and numerous local and national trans and queer identified musical acts.
Thursday, June 11 is Providers Day which has programming geared toward medical, mental health, and social service providers.
CEUs and CME are available.
Registration fees for Providers Day are:
$150 – Providers with CME/CEUs
$ 75 – Providers without CME/CEUs
$ 25 – Students and non-providers
$ 15 – Families and visitors
Friday/Saturday, June 12 and 13 are Community Days which have programming that is of interest to Trans communities and their allies.
Community Days are FREE
Online registration for both Providers Day and Community Days is strongly encouraged.
Only those who pre-register before April 30, 2009 are guaranteed to receive a PTHC program book.
Check out the conference website and register online at www.trans-health.org