LGBTQIA+ Health Justice: Culturally Affirming Care

Mar 11, 2024

2:30pm – 3:30pm CT

Whether it was LGBTQIA+ community banding together to care for AIDS patients in '80s or drag queens hosting Mpox vaccine clinics at their shows in the summer of 2022, the impact the queer community caring for queer people has had on society is undeniable--so why is it so hard to find affirming care? Hear from experts how the pursuit of health justice and an affirming healthcare model in Austin, TX is building on our public health infrastructure with ripple effects beyond the LGBTQIA+ community.

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Joe Anderson Jr.

Texas Health Action

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Christopher Hamilton

Texas Health Action & Kind Clinic

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Ricardo Martinez

Equality Texas

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Natalie Sanders

House of Lepore

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