Community Healthcare Network’s 8th Annual Conference on Transgender Health will be comprised of a keynote address, surgical, behavioral, policy and advocacy tracks, and a series of breakout sessions covering transgender health care training for clinical providers, public health professionals and community advocates.


 Welcome our Mistress of Ceremonies 

 

Dominique Jackson

As one of the dynamic voices on the FX show Pose Dominique Jackson is a model, actress, author, advocate and activist from the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. After several years in the  U.S. Jackson went to New York where she became a prominent member of The Underground House/Ball Community, the NYC LGBT Entertainment Circle and The Pageantry System – winning six crowns/titles while competing locally and nationally.

 

As an activist and leader Jackson has received several accolades including the Jon Michael Harrington Humanitarian Award (2003),the New York State Senate Proclamation of Honor (2015), induction into the House and Ballroom Hall of Fame and deemed Iconic (2016) and honored with the New York State Assembly Citation (2017). Currently, Jackson is on the Community Health Program Board at the Montefiore South Bronx Healthcare Clinic where she has been serving for the past two years.

 

Please join us in partnership with AmidaCare, The New School, New York State Department of Health AIDs Institute, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and Latino Commission on AIDs for an exciting two-day conference  on Thursday, October 18, 2018 and Friday, October, 19, 2018 at the Tishman Auditorium (63 Fifth Avenue) at The New School in New York City.

Conference Agenda