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October 2017 Membership Meeting, Training and CHC Leadership Institute

October 16, 2017 @ 1:00 PM - October 18, 2017 @ 5:00 PM


Special Rates on Overnight Accommodations

Day One – Monday, October 16

12:30 – Check-in

1:00 – 5:00 – Emergency Preparedness Training: Active Threat Preparedness and Response in Primary Care


Day Two – Tuesday, October 17

9:00 – Check-in and Light Breakfast

9:30 – 11:45 – Membership Business Meeting

11:45 – 12:45 – Lunch

1:00 – 5:00 – Achieving Health Equity: Meeting the Health Care Needs of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People

Presenter: Alex S. Keuroghlian, MD, MPH, Director of Education and Training Programs, The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health, and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.


Healthy People 2020 and the Institute of Medicine have identified key health disparities faced by the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) population.  Engagement of LGBT populations is critical to providing culturally responsive care and population based health to reduce health disparities. This session provides an overview of LGBT health disparities, demographics, and terminology, as well as key strategies for bringing high quality care to LGBT people at health centers and other health care organizations. Strategies for collection of sexual orientation and gender identity data in clinical settings will be addressed. Participants will also learn about LGBT-inclusive effective communication with LGBT patients.


Day Three – Wednesday, October 18

*CHC Leadership Institute Learning Program participants ONLY*

8:00 – Check-in and Light Breakfast

8:30 – 5:00 – CHC Leadership Institute Learning Program*

Lunch provided

Please remember to take advantage of our hotel discount at Fairfield Inn & Suites.


October 16, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
October 18, 2017 @ 5:00 PM
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Westerre Conference Center
3831 Westerre Parkway 3831 Westerre Pkwy
Henrico, VA 23233 United States


Virginia Community Healthcare Association