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Saturday, July 9 • 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Seeking Congruence Through Surgery

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For some transgender and nonbinary young people, surgical intervention is critical for their long-term health and well being. What do you need to know to support a young person in your life to pursue gender congruence through surgery? What are the key decisions a family must make as their minor considers surgical interventions? This workshop will provide parents and caregivers with a brief summary of the various surgical options available for youth, as well a discussion of the processes--emotional, physical, logistical--that must be accounted for as they consider surgery for their teen.    


Jennifer Hastings, MD

Jennifer Hastings, MD is a family practice physician who started the Transgender Health Care Program at Planned Parenthood Mar Monte Santa Cruz and has been actively involved in supporting Transgender Health Care Services around the country. An Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jen works closely with the Santa Cruz Transgender Therapist Team, and is involved in the integration of Behavioral Health... Read More →

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Scott W. Mosser, MD, FACS

Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Mosser's Office
Scott W. Mosser, MD FACS is a Board-Certified San Francisco Plastic Surgeon. In addition to his aesthetic practice, Dr. Mosser has two passions within the field of Plastic Surgery. The first is Destination Hope, the medical mission group he founded in 2009. Destination Hope organizes inspiring medical missions each year to repair birth defects in developing countries. Dr. Mosser’s other passion & focus is his involvement within the... Read More →

Mang Chen, MD

Mang L. Chen, M.D. is a diplomate of the American Board of Urology. He earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of California, San Diego, where he graduated magna cum laude and was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa national honor society. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh and stayed in Pittsburgh for his general surgery and urology residencies. Dr. Chen completed his traumatic and reconstructive urology... Read More →

Thomas Satterwhite, MD

Thomas Satterwhite, MD completed college, medical school, and his plastic surgery residency at Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA.  His expertise in facial surgery was further refined with the completion of a craniofacial fellowship under the tutelage of Dr. S. Anthony Wolfe, a world-renowned craniofacial surgeon.  Dr. Satterwhite has extensively published and presented nationally and internationally in plastic... Read More →

Saturday July 9, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Soda Center - Moraga Hall

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