Unsure of how to provide adequate, appropriate and competent health care to the Transgender patients? In this workshop, New Hanover Regional Medical Center’s Health Equity Education Specialist, Elizabeth Barfield, will lead a discussion around etiquette and considerations while helping participants distinguish the difference between gender identity and sexual orientation. Explore myths and stereotypes about Transgender individuals. Identify and discuss health care disparities faced by Transgender patients. Learn common terminology, language and concepts. Discover how to incorporate respectful language and basic knowledge of Transgender patients to help improve their care. Space is limited. Register at www.uncw.edu/hhsweek.