“Prescribing Gender-Affirming Hormone Therapy: The Basics” by Jane Balbo, DO, MHA
This session is geared towards medical providers who want to prescribe gender-affirming hormone therapy to their transgender and gender-diverse patients, but are not sure where to start. Dr. Balbo will review user-friendly resources that provide evidence-based regimens for prescribing and monitoring gender-affirming hormone therapy; discuss basic hormone therapy regimens; and describe how to prescribe supplies needed for some of the hormone regimens.
1) Identify resources for prescribing and monitoring hormone therapy
2) Describe masculinizing and feminizing regimens of hormone therapy
3) Describe supplies needed for some regimens of hormone therapy