Health and Exercise Physiology

HEP Lecturer Conducts Workshop at the 2019 Opportunity Conference

Lecturer, Denise Felsenstein presented at the Opportunity Conference 2019, Advancing LGBTQ & HIV Health: Navigating and Sharing Solutions, in Minnesota on April 8, 2019.  Dr. Felsenstein’s workshop was titled, Enhancing Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Cultural Competencies in Healthcare Settings.  The interactive workshop  provided the audience with a hands-on learning activity addressing the process of how to integrate lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) cultural competencies into a healthcare setting. Aspects of the workshop included environment, intake questions, and staff educational interventions. Workshop attendees worked in groups to create a plan for a LGBT cultural competence system change for various healthcare settings.