Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling:
The LGBTI Portfolio presents “On Being Human: Reflections on Trans* Health and Wellness.” A 90-minute panel discussion that features trans* men and women across a variety of professions and perspectives, “On Being Human…” explores trans* identity through first-person narrative voice. The program brings together Dr. Scout, Director of the Network for LGBT Health Equity; Dr. JV Sapinoso, Assistant Director of the LGBTI Studies Program at University of Maryland College Park; Cecillia Chung, Strategist at Trans* Law Center; Ruby Corado, Executive Director of Casa Ruby; and Rayceen Pendarvis, author and columnist, to discuss the intersections of difference and the importance of understanding trans* issues through the prisms of health, health research, employment, and culture. Additionally, panelists will share personal stories and answer questions from the audience.
Internet livestream: http://videocast.nih.gov/summary.asp?live=14225&bhcp=1
Panel Discussion–– On Being Human: Reflections on Trans* Health and Well-Being (http://oeodm.od.nih.gov/lgbti-program-2014.html)
Co-sponsored by: LGBTI Portfolio and Salutaris: LGBT Employee Resource Group, Fellows and Friends
Tuesday, June 10,[masked]:00 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.
Building 35 Porter