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Educational Conference: “SPMI, Gender Dysphoria” | James R. Lehman, MD, MPH

June 15, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Speaker: James Lehman, MD

Topic: SPMI, gender dysphoria (systems and population perspective)

Location: WebEx

Learning Objectives:

As a result of participation in this conference, participants will:
1. Define the role of the mental health professional in gender affirming care.
2. Analyze personal and structural barriers to accessing gender affirming care and care for severe mental illness.
3. Formulate a complex gender affirming care case that sits at the intersection of care systems, including care systems for severe and persistent mental illness.

About the Speaker:

Dr. James Lehman received his undergraduate degree from UW-Madison with emphasis in Neurobiology. He then completed medical school and earned his Master of Public Health (MPH) at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. As a student, he was part of the program Training in Urban Medicine and Public Health (TRIUMPH) in Milwaukee, demonstrating his commitment to the underserved, to population health, and to health equity. He is an advocate for better LGBTQ+ health care on local and national levels. Dr. Lehman is a senior editor for the textbook The Equal Curriculum: The Student and Educator Guide to LGBTQ Health. He has additional academic interests in program development and assessment, systems change, and population health approaches.

His clinical interests include general adult psychiatry, community psychiatry, healthy sexuality, schizophrenia, mood disorders, LGBTQ+ mental health including gender affirming care, and psychotherapy. He also enjoys working with adults with physical and mental disabilities, musicians and artists, people with movement disorders, and people with headache disorders.

WebEx Information:

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2022 12:00 pm | 1 hour | (UTC-05:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Meeting number: 2622 840 6463
Password: LEHMAN (534626 from phones)

Join by video system
Dial 26228406463@uwmadison.webex.com
You can also dial and enter your meeting number.

Join by phone
+1-415-655-0001 US Toll
+1-312-535-8110 United States Toll (Chicago)

Access code: 262 284 06463

About the Series:

The Educational Conference series is a series of lectures designed to provide clinically useful information to the practicing psychiatrist (faculty or trainee).  Every 1 to 2 months an intra- or extra-departmental speaker is invited to speak on a topic of interest selected by current faculty.  This educational series is open to the public and anyone is welcome to attend.  Continue Medical Education units (CME’s) are available to eligible attendees.

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP 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.


Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Psychological Association (APA)

Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.

 Continuing Education Units

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 0.1 continuing education units (CEUs) or 1 hour.


June 15, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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