Session 6: LGBTQ and Health

Speakers: Dr. Rob Beil & Dr. Viraj Patel

  • What implications do the readings and your broader sense of these issues have for promoting the health and human rights of LGBT individuals, especially in highly stigmatized communities?  What are the challenges and opportunities?
  • In thinking about community-oriented primary care and your discussions and other readings on Liberation Medicine, how can providers and health centers help advance the health and human rights of LGBT people? 
  • With regard to the ideas proposed by Epprecht, do they constitute "Liberation Medicine" ideals?  Why or why not?