Webinar: 2SLGBTQIA+ Terminology

When:  Oct 18, 2023 from 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM (PT)
Webinar Description:

In this webinar, you will learn the definitions to concepts relevant to 2SLGBTQIA+ identities, such as sex, gender, transitioning, orientation, pronouns. Learn specific terms and the definitions currently preferred in the communities.


After attending this webinar, attendees will be able to:

  1. Explain the difference between sex, gender and orientation

  2. Understand the relationship between gender, sex and pronouns

  3. Use the current preferred terms used by 2SLGBTQIA+ communities


Alaina Cyr, MSc

Resource Development Specialist

University Health Network

Alaina has a Masters in Health Informatics and has been working in Patient Education at University Health Network for 14 years, with a special interest in equity issues. They are currently a co-chair of UHN's 2SLGBTQIA+ Committee.

Register for this webinar:

Zoom webinar.
When: October 18, 2023, 09:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Earn Continuing Education Hours

CHES/MCHES: Sponsored by (Institute for Healthcare Advancement), a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc, this webinar is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive 1 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced-level continuing education contact hours available are 0. Continuing Competency credits available are 0. Provider ID#: 101864

CPH: This activity is approved for 1 credit accepted by the National Board of Public Health Examiners' Certified Public Health (CPH) recertification program.

CA Nursing: Institute for Healthcare Advancement is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 11933, for 1.0 contact hour.

It is the responsibility of each professional licensee to understand what his or her state licensing board requires for license renewal, as well as what that licensing board identifies as acceptable continuing education. Please contact your board for verification if you are unsure of your continuing education requirements.

Participants are solely responsible for determining if the continuing education provided is recognized by the regulatory or certifying entity to whom they wish to submit evidence of continuing education completion.

Please note that Continuing Education is available for LIVE - not recorded sessions.



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