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Advancing Interprofessional LGBT and DSD Health Care

Video Length: 29 minutes

Learning Objectives:
After viewing this video, the learner will be able to:

  • Value the importance of interprofessional communication and collaboration in providing culturally competent, patient-centered care to LGBT and DSD-affected patients
  • Describe at least two barriers and two facilitators to interprofessional communication and collaboration in the healthcare of LGBT and DSD-affected patients.
  • Identify at least three examples of successful multidisciplinary quality improvement efforts that have resulted in improved health outcomes for LGBT and DSD patients

Kristen L. Eckstrand, MD, PhD
Co-Director, Vanderbilt Program for LGBTI Health
Chair, AAMC Advisory Committee on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Sex Development
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Katie Imborek, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine
University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine

Nicole Nisly, MD
Co-Director, University of Iowa's LGBTQ Clinic
Professor of Internal Medicine, and Gender and Women Studies

Suggested Citation:
Association of American Medical Colleges. "Advancing Interprofessional LGBT and DSD Health Care" (October, 2016). AAMC Videos and Resources. Washington, DC: Association of American Medical Colleges. Available online at:

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