An Introduction to LGBT Health Disparities 1073067
 Course ID: 1073067
 Format: Web-based Training - Self-study (Online)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Non Clinical
 Course Number:
 Cost (US$): 0.00
 Credit Type(s): 0.5 CPHCE
 Certificate: TRAIN Certificate of Attendance, PHTC CPH Certificate .5 credt
Course Description:

Course Title:  An Introduction to LGBT Health Disparities

Course Duration: 
  40:19 minutes

Course Duration:   40:19 minutes

Course Description:  
In this video, we explore the definitions of LGBT terms, health disparities, causes of health disparities, and resources. 

Course Objectives
: At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

- Define key terms.
- Identify important health disparities faced by LGBT people.
- Describe the reasons for LGBT health disparities.
- Discuss several resources available to health professionals. 

Instructor Bio:

Dr. Ryan Combs is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences at the University of Louisville School of Public Health & Information Sciences. His research interests include LGBT health disparities and the social determinants of LGBT health. His Ph.D. dissertation examined transgender health policies and practices in England.

Accreditation Statement
The University of Louisville School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement
The University of Louisville Office of Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Paul McKinney, MD (course director, planning committee); Colette Davis (course coordinator, planning committee); and Ryan Combs, PhD (presenter) have nothing to disclose.
The CME & PD staff and Advisory Board have nothing to disclose.

Commercial Support 
No commercial support was used or received to fund this course.

Original Posting Date: 9/25/17

Subject Area(s):
General Public Health
Health / Risk Communications
Prevention / Promotion
Educators / Trainers
Researchers / Analysts
General Public Health Staff
Public Health
Administrative Support Staff
Administrators / Directors / Managers
General / Field / Frontline Staff
Government / Community Leader
Senior Level-non supervisory staff
Course Language(s):
Course Level: Introductory
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals:
Registration Required Outside of TRAIN: no
Registration Restrictions:
Sponsor: University of Louisville/ Regional IV- Public Health Training Center
Accreditations: none
Special Notes:
Course Contacts
Description: Program Coordinator, RIV-PHTC
Name: Colette Davis
Phone: 615-498-4664
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User Reviews
(1 reviews)
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Overall Impression Recommends this course: Not Supplied  
October 12, 2017
The video was extraordinarily basic, and the presentation was somewhat boring. The video would be decent for someone who has zero knowledge of LGBT people.
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