Pacific University alumni Crista Zuniga DHS '18 and Megan Fox DHS '18

Join the School of Dental Hygiene Studies for a continuing education course on Trauma Informed Care for LGBTQIA+ Dental Patients. This course will familiarize dental hygienists with terminology and basics of transgender and/or gender non-binary individuals. Participants will learn how trauma presents and affects LGBTQIA+ patients. This course will explain the barriers to healthcare faced by transgender patients and provide resources and tools to refer to when working with transgender or non-binary individuals.

The continuing education course is $25 and will be offered via a secure Zoom channel. Advance registration is required. Registered guests will receive Zoom links prior to the course.

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The Pacific University Alumni Association is a resource for all former students of Pacific University. Please direct questions and requests for assistance to or 503-352-2057.