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Health Sciences Diversity and Inclusion Council Cultural Competency Speaker Series
August 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Creating Safe and Inclusive Spaces for the LGBTQIA Community: 101
Kari Jo Freudigmann, M.S., UMKC assistant director, LGBTQIA programs and services
Kimberly Tilson, B.S.N., R.N., nurse care manager, TMC Behavioral Health Community Access Program; Health Science District LGBTQIA patient care advocate
This is a two-part session. Part one is a 101 basic knowledge session. Part two on October 3 is an application skills session. Participants in part one will learn to:
* identify issues facing the LGBTQIA community
* demonstrate fundamental skills to become a community ally
* reduce the fear of reprisal and discrimination
Participants in this session may also receive 25 wellness points toward their Total Rewards benefits package.
To register, go to https://tinyurl.com/CCSSregistration.
Because of space considerations, registration is encouraged but not required.
Also available online via Zoom at https://umkc.zoom.us/j/8162352833.