Upcoming GEI Courses

*Please Note: Member Applications must be approved before you can register for a meeting at the WPATH Member rate. Refunds can not be granted for attendees whose memberships are submitted/approved after registering at the Non-Member rate. Membership applications are reviewed and approved twice per week.*

 

 

WPATH GEI & GEI-CERTIFIED COURSES IN 2021

  

 

 

 

WPATH GEI ONLINE ADVANCED COURSES

APRIL 1 - MAY 30, 2021

 

After a successful first round of the WPATH GEI Online Advanced Course Series in December 2020, WPATH is excited to present the Online Advanced Course Series again this April and May. The Advanced Course Series will include the following courses:

 

ONLINE ADVANCED MEDICAL COURSE

May 8, 2021: 12:00pm - 4:00pm Eastern Time

The WPATH GEI Online Advanced Medical Course will include two components: the Pre-Recorded Didactic Sessions, which attendees can begin streaming on-demand on April 1, 2021, and the Live Session scheduled on Saturday, May 8, 2021: 12:00pm - 4:00pm Eastern Time (GMT-4). Attendees must watch all the pre-recorded didactic presentations and attend the live session "in-person" to complete the course. 

The Advanced Medical Course is intended for medical professionals who have already completed the GEI Foundations Course. The course will focus on advanced hormonal treatment and complications, co-occurring conditions, general health, gender affirming surgeries and perioperative care, ongoing primary care, and aging. 

View Full Advanced Course Series Announcement & Schedule

Register

 

ONLINE ADVANCED MENTAL HEALTH COURSE

May 15, 2021: 10:00am - 2:00pm Eastern Time

The WPATH GEI Online Advanced Mental Health Course will include two components: the Pre-Recorded Didactic Sessions, which attendees can begin streaming on-demand on April 1, 2021, and the Live Session scheduled on Saturday, May 15, 2021: 10:00am - 2:00pm Eastern Time (GMT-4). Attendees must watch all the pre-recorded didactic presentations and attend the live session "in-person" to complete the course. 

The Advanced Mental Health Course is intended for mental health professionals who have already completed the GEI Foundations Course. Topics include: Person of the Therapist, Co-occurring Issues, Intersectionality and POC, Telehealth, and Complex Cases.

View Full Advanced Course Series Announcement & Schedule

Register

 

ONLINE ADVANCED CHILD & ADOLESCENT WORKSHOP

May 1, 2021: 11:30am - 3:30pm Eastern Time

The WPATH GEI Online Advanced Child & Adolescent Workshop will include two components: the Pre-Recorded Didactic Sessions, which attendees can begin streaming on-demand on April 1, 2021, and the Live Session scheduled on Saturday, May 1, 2021: 11:30am - 3:30pm Eastern Time (GMT-4). Attendees must watch all the pre-recorded didactic presentations and attend the live session "in-person" to complete the course.

The Advanced Child & Adolescent Workshop is open to professionals of any specialty who have previously completed the GEI Foundations Course. This is a full-day training course that focuses on children and adolescents. Topics include assessment, controversies and challenges, affirmative interventions, neurodiversity, sexual health, and fertility.

View Full Advanced Course Series Announcement & Schedule

Register

 

ONLINE ADVANCED ETHICS WORKSHOP

May 1, 2021: 11:30am - 3:30pm Eastern Time

The WPATH GEI Online Advanced Ethics Workshop will include two components: the Pre-Recorded Didactic Sessions, which attendees can begin streaming on-demand on April 1, 2021, and the Live Session scheduled on Saturday, May 1, 2021: 11:30am - 3:30pm Eastern Time (GMT-4). Attendees must watch all the pre-recorded didactic presentations and attend the live session "in-person" to complete the course. 

The Advanced Ethics Workshop is open to professionals of any specialty and recommended for those who have already completed the GEI Foundations Course. The course will involve a mix of didactic lectures led by senior WPATH clinicians, legal scholars, and bioethicists and stimulating, robust, small group case discussions. Topics include: Child & Adolescent Ethics and Surgical & Interdisciplinary Care Ethics.

View Full Advanced Course Series Announcement & Schedule

Register

 

 

GEI Course Descriptions

GEI 2020-2021 Price Chart

 

WPATH GEI ONLINE JOURNAL CLUB

WPATH is launching an all-new virtual Journal Club! This online meeting format, featuring articles from the International Journal of Transgender Health (IJTH), will allow participants the opportunity to delve further into transgender health research topics and ask questions of the authors. In addition to earning valuable CME credits and ANCC contact hours, journal club meetings provide attendees with the valuable opportunity to interact with the experts doing cutting-edge research in transgender health. Register now for these upcoming sessions:

Please Join Aisa Burgwal and Joz Motmans for WPATH Journal Club – Episode 1

Thursday, April 29, 2021 from Noon – 1:00pm EDT

Article of Discussion: Health disparities between binary and non-binary trans people: A community-driven survey 

Aisa Burgwal, Natia Gvianishvili, Vierge Hård, Julia Kata, Isidro García Nieto, Cal Orre, Adam Smiley, Jelena Vidić & Joz Motmans

Aisa Burgwal is a researcher at the University Hospital of Ghent, Belgium. Aisa holds a BA in Arts (Fontys Hogeschool, 2016), a MA in Clinical Psychology (Gent University, 2018), and a MA in Statistical Data Analysis (Ghent University, 2020). She is a staff member of the European Professional Association for Transgender Health (EPATH), and currently involved in the organization of the 4th EPATH conference. Her expertise includes Statistical Modelling and Analysis of Complex Data, Computational Methods in Statistics, LGBTIQ+ studies, Health, Healthcare, Quality of Life, Measures of Gender Identity, and Attitude Research.

Joz Motmans is guest professor Gender Studies at the Centre for Research on Gender and Culture at Ghent University (Belgium), and coordinator of the central information and expertise center on trans issues in Belgium (www.transinfo.be) at the University Hospital of Ghent, Belgium.
Joz holds a MA in Clinical Psychology (Gent University, 1999), a postgraduate in Women’s studies (Antwerp University, 2002), and a PhD in Social Sciences (Antwerp University, 2010). He is one of the co-founders of the European Professional Association for Transgender Health (EPATH), and currently President-elect of this association. His expertise includes LGBTIQ+ studies, new social movements, equality, emancipation, health, quality of life, and social attitude research (quantitative as well as qualitative methods). More info can be found at https://research.flw.ugent.be/nl/joz.motmans


WPATH Members attend FREE, including continuing education credit! Credit is ONLY available if you attend the LIVE session.

Non-members attend for $25 ($10 for LIEC) including continuing education credit. Credit is ONLY available if you attend the LIVE session.

 

REGISTER NOW

Save the Date – WPATH Journal Club – Episode 2 – Thursday, June 3, 2021 from 11:00am – Noon EDT

Mental health and quality of life in non-binary transgender adults: a case control study Bethany A. Jones, Walter Pierre Bouman, Emma Haycraft & Jon Arcelus

Join Drs Beth Jones and Jon Arcelus for this episode.

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 activity for a maximum of 1.0 ANCC contact hours.

Physicians (ACCME)

Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

 

WPATH GEI ONLINE Foundations COURSE

 

Thank you to those who joined us for our first 2021 offering of the WPATH GEI Online Foundations Course this February and March, registration for this course is now closed. 
We plan to offer the next Online Foundations Course in August 2021, please stay tuned for more information to come about session dates and registration. If you are interested in attending an Advanced Course and have not yet completed GEI Foundations, please note we will be repeating our Advanced Course series later in 2021, as well. 

 

Login | Register