Library EventTrans Health & Medical Care: Where We Are, Where We Came From: A (Virtual) Obermann Conversation

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Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

09/22/2021 7:00pm 09/22/2021 8:00pm Trans Health & Medical Care: Where We Are, Where We Came From: A (Virtual) Obermann Conversation Surfacing in the mid-twentieth century yet shrouded in social stigma, transgender medicine is now a rapidly growing medical field. In this virtual Obermann Conversation, UI alum and Michigan State University professor stef shuster will share findings from their new book, Trans Medicine (NYU Press, 2021) in discussion with Dr. Katie Imborek, co-founder of UIHC's LGBTQ Clinic, and community archivist and PhD candidate Aiden Bettine, whose work creates and demands gender-affirming community spaces. Registration at: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_B-InyFLPTNej9JyW790MOQ This program is cosponsored by the Iowa City Public Library and the Obermann Center for Advanced Studies. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Erin Hackathorn in advance at erin-hackathorn@uiowa.edu or (319) 335-4034. Iowa City Public Library Iowa City Public Library America/Chicago public

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Surfacing in the mid-twentieth century yet shrouded in social stigma, transgender medicine is now a rapidly growing medical field. In this virtual Obermann Conversation, UI alum and Michigan State University professor stef shuster will share findings from their new book, Trans Medicine (NYU Press, 2021) in discussion with Dr. Katie Imborek, co-founder of UIHC's LGBTQ Clinic, and community archivist and PhD candidate Aiden Bettine, whose work creates and demands gender-affirming community spaces.

Registration at: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_B-InyFLPTNej9JyW790MOQ

This program is cosponsored by the Iowa City Public Library and the Obermann Center for Advanced Studies.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Erin Hackathorn in advance at erin-hackathorn@uiowa.edu or (319) 335-4034.

This event is open to the public.

Cosponsor

Cosponsor Organization: Obermann Center for Advanced Studies

Cosponsor Name: Jennifer New

Cosponsor Phone: 319-335-4034