Nov 5, 2020
Welcome to today's episode, a rebroadcast of our conversation with special guest, Dr. Paula Amato, Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, OR.
In this enlightening conversation, Dr. Amato sheds light on the definition of transgender and the importance of understanding gender dysphoria.
Delving into the topic of creating trans-friendly clinics, Dr. Amato provides practical insights on inclusive practices and highlights the significance of a welcoming environment.
The ethical issues surrounding transgender reproduction and fertility preservation are also explored. Dr. Amato discusses reproductive autonomy, the welfare of children, informed consent, access to care, justice, and counseling transgender patients regarding fertility preservation and reproductive options.
We extend our heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Paula Amato for sharing her expertise and insights on medically assisted reproduction and transgender communities.
To hear a patient's view on this subject, please download the June 12, 2020 episode - Transgender Care: A Patient's View with Trystan Reese
To hear another patient's view on this subject, please download the June 26, 2020 episode - Transgender Care: A Patient's View Part II
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