Upcoming GEI Courses

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WPATH GEI & GEI-CERTIFIED COURSES IN 2021

  

 

WPATH is excited to announce that registration is now open for our first 2021 offering of the WPATH GEI Online Foundations Course, scheduled February 15 – March 28, 2021. We are excited to make this online learning opportunity available again to those who were not able to join us in 2020.

The WPATH GEI Online Foundations Course will include the following components:

  1. Pre-Recorded Didactic Sessions, which attendees can stream starting at 5pm EST, on Feb 15, 2021.

  2. Two 2-hour Live Streamed Case Discussion Panels, which attendees will select and attend between March 15 – 28, 2021.

  3. One 2-hour Live Q&A Panel, which attendees will select and attend between March 15 – 28, 2021.

Registered attendees will receive the link to access the  GEI Foundations Course Platform and begin viewing the Pre-Recorded Didactic Sessions on-demand at 5pm EST, on February 15th. When attendees receive this link, they will be prompted to set up an Attendee profile that will be visible to all other Course attendees, Speakers, and Staff. You will have the opportunity to watch the recorded sessions in advance of attending the live panels, and we encourage you to do so, so that you are well prepared for those interactive sessions.

Registered attendees will receive the link to access the GEI Foundations Course Platform and begin viewing the Pre-Recorded Didactic Sessions on-demand at 5pm EST, on February 15th. When attendees receive this link, they will be prompted to set up an Attendee profile that will be visible to all other Course attendees, Speakers, and Staff. You will have the opportunity to watch the recorded sessions in advance of attending the live panels, and we encourage you to do so, so that you are well prepared for those interactive sessions.

Attendees will also receive the link to RSVP for their selected Live Case Discussion Panels and Live Q&A Panel on February 15th. Please note that registered attendees must select and attend at least two 2-hour Live Streamed Case Discussion panels, and at least one 2-hour Live Q&A Panel, in order to complete and receive full credit for the GEI Foundations Course.

All handouts for the GEI Foundations Course, including Faculty Bios, PDF copy of the SOCv7, and Accreditation information, will be available through the Course Platform. As an attendee benefit, you will have access to the Course Platform and all Foundations Course content through July 2021. 

This course fulfills the Foundations Course requirement for members pursuing WPATH GEI SOC7 Certification.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and The World Professional Association for Transgender Health Inc. (WPATH).  Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
 
Nurses (ANCC)
Amedco LLC designates this live activity / enduring material for a maximum of 15.25 ANCC contact hours.
 
Physicians (ACCME)
Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 
 
Amedco LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 
 
Psychologists (APA)
Amedco LLC designates this live activity / enduring material for a maximum of 15.25 Psychologist contact hours. 
 
The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for Counselors: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MD, ME, MO, NC, ND, NH, NE, NJ, NM, NV, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WY
MI: No CE requirements
The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for MFTs: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IN, KS, MD, ME, MO, NE, NC, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WY
MI: No CE requirement
The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for Addictions Professionals: AK, AR, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IN, KS, LA, MD, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NM, NY (outstate held)*, OK, OR, SC, UT, WA, WI, WY
MA / MFTs: Participants can self-submit courses not approved by the MAMFT board for review.
The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for Social Workers: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, ID, IN, KY, ME, MN, MO, NE, NH, NM, OR, PA, VT, WI, WY
 * If the activity is held live in the state of NY, then a direct addictions board is required, ie: NAADAC. If the activity is held outside NY, is virtual, enduring or remote, it is considered "outstate" and this reciprocity applies.

 

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PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE WILL BE A 24-48 HOUR DELAY (WEEKDAYS), OR LESS,  IN GETTING YOU ACCESS TO THE MEETING PLATFORM. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE. IF YOU HAVE NOT RECEIVED AN EMAIL AFTER 48 HOURS, PLEASE EMAIL US AT WPATH@WPATH.ORG FOR IMMEDIATE RESOLUTION.

Registration Scholarships available for WPATH LIEC Members

WPATH is pleased to announce that we are able to once again offer fifteen (15) scholarships to WPATH Members residing in LIEC (Lower-Income Economy Country) countries to attend the GEI Online Foundations Course, being offered February 15 - March 28, 2021.

This scholarship is intended for WPATH Members residing in LIEC countries, based on their current WPATH profile, and who would otherwise be unable to attend due to cost.

Scholarships will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis to eligible LIEC members who complete and submit this form. Scholarships will be available until 15 are awarded.

If you are selected to receive a registration scholarship, we will send you a link to register for the course, with a special one-time use code that will bring your registration fee to $0.

Please complete this form as soon as possible, once all 15 scholarships have been awarded, the application will close.

APPLY FOR LIEC SCHOLARSHIP

 

 

GEI Online Advanced Courses

Our next series of GEI Online Advanced Courses is planned for April-May, 2021. This series will include:

Advanced Medical Course
Advanced Mental Health Course
Advanced Child & Adolescent Workshop
Advanced Ethics Workshop
 
Please stay tuned for more information about specific dates and registration (by early March). 
 
 

 

 

WPATH GEI-CERTIFIED COURSES - 2021

WPATH ANNOUNCES THE FOLLOWING GEI-CERTIFIED COURSES FOR 2021. THESE COURSES WILL COUNT TOWARDS THE ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK/CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR THE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM.

 

Friday, March 12, 2021 – Marbella, Spain

Current Concepts in Gender Affirming Surgery for Women in Transition

This workshop features internationally recognized speakers offering an overview of the state-of-the-art in different fields. 

Prof. Dr. Jon Arcelus, from the University of Nottingham, discuss about the role of gender affirming treatment in the mental health of transgender people.Prof. Dr. Guy T’Sjoen, from the University of Ghent, explores the effect of hormonal treatment in the trans population.Prof. Dr. Stanislas Monstrey, from the University of Ghent, together with Dr. Iván Mañero, from IM Clinic, present the latest techniques in penile inversion vaginoplasty.Dr. Christopher Inglefield, from the London Bridge Plastic Surgery private center, shares his experience in facial feminization surgical techniques, along with Dr. Luis CapitánDr. Raúl J. Bellinga and Dr. Daniel Simon from the FACIALTEAM.

To learn more, please visit www.genderconfirmationsurgery.com.

 

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