Posted by Amy Wilson-Stronks
GLMA Conference September 10-13
The 2014 GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality Conference and will take place September 10-13 in Baltimore, Maryland. Amy Wilson-Stronks is concluding her board term as Vice President of Education at the conference, but will remain active in GLMA as a member of the new Nursing Section and continue as a member of the Education Committee. GLMA has an increasingly strong interest in facilitating mentoring opportunities for students and young professionals in the health professions, and will be hosting a mentoring event to allow students as well as young and seasoned professionals to network and learn from each other. For more information, please visit the GLMA website at www.glma.org.
GLMA Nursing Summit September 10th
The second annual GLMA Nursing Summit will precede the GLMA conference and take place on September 10, 2014. The nursing summit focuses on LGBT issues in the nursing field and provides LGBT allies and supporters with the tools they need to improve LGBT healthcare. A table topic will be facilitated on the organizational climate around LGBT health and nursing. The conference is highly anticipated after the interest and strong turnout generated in 2013.