Past Presentation

Initiation of Trans Clinic at Gallup Indian Medical Center | November 22, 2021

Date of Presentation: November 22, 2021

Type: Past Presentation  

Audience: Clinical  

Program: Trans & Gender Affirming Care ECHO Program  

Keywords: #gender-affirming care  #transgender care  

Dr. Jennie Wei, Internal Medicine Specialist in Gallup Indian Medical Center, shares guidance on starting a clinic dedicated to trans care. Dr. Wei discusses the benefits of having a trans-dedicated clinic and shares resources for collaborating with other groups and clinics to provide better care for trans individuals.


Presenter Bio:

Dr. Jennie Wei

Jennie Wei has been working as an Internal Medicine Physician at Gallup Indian Medical Center since 2012, spending half of her clinical time as a hospitalist and half as a primary care physician.  She also founded the Gallup IHS Transgender Clinic in 2013, which provides primary care, hormone therapy and peer support for transgender patients.  She received her undergraduate, medical degree and master of public health at Harvard and completed Internal Medicine residency and Chief Residency at the University of California, San Francisco, where she is an Assistant Clinical Professor.  She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Addiction Medicine.

Date added: November 23, 2021

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