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Queering Bioethics: Ethical Issues in LGBTQ Health Care

Type: Lecture This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community At the 9th annual Bioethics Symposium, researchers and ethicists from UW-Madison and across the nation will discuss and issues pertaining to the LGBTQ community and health care. Each topic will allow the audience…

World’s Leading Experts on Transgender Surgery Gather in Boston

(CHICAGO, IL – September 30, 2015) The latest techniques and advances in transgender surgery will the subject of various sessions at this year’s scientific conference, Plastic Surgery: The Meeting, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) announced today. The Meeting, which  will be held October 16-20 at the Boston Convention…

OPTN/UNOS Board approves policies to support HOPE Act

Atlanta – The OPTN/UNOS Board of Directors, at its meeting June 1 and 2, approved policies to facilitate the transplant community’s participation in the federal HIV Organ Policy Equity Act (also known as the HOPE Act), which calls for study of the feasibility, effectiveness and safety of allowing transplantable organs…