In this webinar, Adrian Shanker, editor of Bodies and Barriers: Queer Activists on Health and executive director of Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center, will moderate a panel discussion of three healthcare consumers focused on the experiences of LGBTQ+ women in healthcare. Bodies and Barriers was named by Book Riot as one of eleven books that address the bias against women in healthcare and medicine, and this presentation will feature three contributing authors who share their stories and experiences navigating care, accessing health information and resources, and with the social determinants of health - including housing.
1. By the conclusion of this webinar, program participants will be able to utilize patient narratives to advocate for LGBTQ+ women in nursing care
2. Program participants will understand the pervasive challenges that LGBTQ+ women experience when navigating healthcare situations
3. Program participants will be able to apply promising practices for affirming nursing care for their LGBTQ+ women patients they care for