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Interprofessional Grand Rounds Webinar - Creating a Trans Affirming Environment: Use of Gender Appropriate Language at Dartmouth-Hitchcock

According to the 2015 US Transgender Survey, out of 28,000 transgender and gender diverse individuals, 33% reported having at least one negative experience with a medical provider related to being transgender. 23% of respondents reported not seeing a doctor when they needed to because of fear of being mistreated as a transgender person. This presentation will be an overview of the proper tools and resources to be able to appropriately provide care for transgender and gender diverse individuals and to ensure everyone feels comfortable accessing healthcare.

Activity Details

Start Date:  August 27, 2021
End Date:  August 27, 2024

You may claim CME or CNE credit for successful completion of this online course. In order to claim credit, you must follow these steps:

  1. Register for the learning activity by creating an account or logging in to your account.
  2. Click Continue to navigate to the Evaluation tab; then click the Launch button to start the evaluation.
  3. Complete and Submit the evaluation and attestation form.

When the evaluation is submitted, you will be awarded credit. You may access your transcript for verification of participation at any time via Your Account. Need help? Visit the Support Page, send an Email, or call the Center for Learning and Professional Development at (603) 653-1234, Option 1.


There is no fee for this activity, but to receive credit(s) you must register online and complete the online evaluation (you must register to access this form).

  • Emmett J. LeBlanc (He/Him/His)
    Program Manager, Transgender Health Clinic, Department of Endocrinology, DHMC
Learning Outcome(s)

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to discuss how the use of appropriate pronouns can enhance the overall experience of transgender and gender diverse individuals seeking care at Dartmouth-Hitchcock.


Dartmouth-Hitchcock is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Nursing Continuing Education Council is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity carries 1.0 contact hour.

Requirements for Successful Completion

In order to receive credit for this Continuing Medical Education, Continuing Nursing Education (CME/CNE) activity, you must:

  • View the entire Presentation
  • fill out the activity evaluation. (you must register to access)
Provider Contact Information

Provider contact information for questions regarding accreditation of the activity:

Center for Learning and Professional Development
CME/CNE Office
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Type:     Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
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