|Transgender Health and HIV - Understanding Challenges and Improving Outcomes|
|Madeline B. Deutsch, MD, MPH, Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF|
Madeline Deutsch gives an overview of epidemiology, screening, risk assessment, prevention, PrEP, hormone usage, and treatment among transgender people. She also includes a focus on venous thromboembolism, and approaches to managing estrogen among patients also managing VTE.
| Presenters: Madeline B. Deutsch, MD, MPH|
Madeline B. Deutsch, MD MPH is a Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at UCSF. She is the Director of Clincial Services at the UCSF Center of Excellence for Transgender Health, where she conducts research and provides support to agencies developing and implementing transgender care programs. She is a co-investigator on a HRSA funded study of best practices for linkage and retention in care of HIV-positive transgender women of color, and on a PCORI funded study to develop improve cervical cancer and sexual health screening methods in transgender men. She has recently been awarded as co-PI a 4 year grant from the California HIV/AIDS Research Program to study implementation of PrEP programs in transgender populations.