Clinical Speaker Series Quarterly Spotlight: Adrienne Smith

We are pleased to introduce our upcoming December 9th, 2019 Clinical Speaker Series expert: Adrienne Smith!
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​We are pleased to introduce our upcoming December 9th, 2019 Clinical Speaker Series expert: Adrienne Smith.

Adrienne Smith is a transgender human rights activist and drug policy lawyer. They recently settled a BC Supreme Court case which guaranteed access to opiate replacement therapy for prisoners in BC jails. Adrienne appeared at the BC Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada where they argued about the deleterious effects of mandatory minimum sentences for women, indigenous people, and drug users. As a trade union activist, they advocate for transgender inclusion in our unions and workplaces. Adrienne volunteers at the Catherine White Holman Wellness Clinic where they give free legal advice and notarize name change documents for trans people.

Physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, social workers, registered clinical counsellors, and registered health care professionals are invited to join Adrienne Smith at our province-wide Clinical Speaker Series on December 9th, 6pm-8pm. To register and learn more, email us: trans.edu@phsa.ca.

Click here to learn more about Trans Care BC's Clinical Speaker Series.

 
 
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