Gender Affirming Care for Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Patients

Gender Affirming Care for Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Patients

Pharmacy teams must be ready to educate and care for transgender and gender non-conforming patients as they seek hormone affirmation. Take this course to better understand medications that assist gender affirming hormone therapy and the role the pharmacy team plays on our patients’ healthcare teams.

Upon successful completion of this application-based CPE course, pharmacy technicians should be able to:
1. Define terminology associated with the care of transgender and gender non-conforming (TGNC) patients
2. Discuss the differences between medical, social, and legal gender affirmation
3. Review common pharmaceuticals utilized in hormone therapy and the physiological effects associated with each treatment
4. Articulate the importance of interprofessional collaborative practice when treating TGNC patients and the roles of various professions as part of the healthcare team, including athletic trainers
5. Counsel and care for TGNC patients with a patient-centric approach
6. Use national resources and referral networks available to improve patient care for TGNC patients

Anisa Hansen, PharmD
Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Sean Rogers, DAT, LAT, ATC
Coordinator of Clinical Education & Associate Professor
Drake University Department of Athletic Training

Anisa Hansen and Sean Rogers have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Note: Off-label use of medications will be discussed in this presentation.

Course fee includes course, course materials, and CPE credit submission to CPE Monitor.
Course is non-refundable.
Initial Release Date: June 1, 2022
Planned Expiration Date: June 1, 2025

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Universal Activity Number (UAN): 0107-0000-22-220-H01-T
Application-based CPE Activity

CEImpact is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Obtain CPE credit by completing the course, followed by the exam and evaluation (if applicable). Once successfully completed, your course will appear in your Completed Courses tab. Access your CPE statement of credit at

¹CEImpact provides you with two (2) opportunities to complete the exam. The learner will not receive CPE credit after two failed attempts.

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1h 15m

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Disease State/Drug Therapy



ACPE Topic

01 Drug Therapy





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