Day 4: Congress: Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Panel Session 3: Gender Affirmation Surgery: Surgeon & Patient Interactive Session


Tuesday, November 12, 2019


2:00 pm – 3:00 pm


Rooms 109-110


Case Presentation


Robert R. Pollard


Cecile A. Ferrando, Bernard Taylor, Kody Razzante

Course Description

This session provides an overview of Transgender Care as it relates to the transition process patients undergo as well as gender affirmation surgery. Case presentations will be utilized to facilitate the introduction of relevant topics in transgender care. The panel will add a unique patient perspective by including a patient that has gone through the transition process.

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to: 1) Describe the process of transitioning and understand the role of the gynecologic surgeon as it relates to transgender care.

Course Outline

2:00Welcome, Introductions, and Course OverviewR.R. Pollard
2:05Case Presentation 1
24-Year-Old Transgender Man (AFAB) Presents to the Office Desiring Hysterectomy for Gender Affirmation
B. Taylor
2:10Panel DiscussionAll Faculty
2:20Case Presentation 2
62-Year-Old Transgender Woman (AMAB) Presents to the Office Desiring Vaginoplasty for Gender Affirmation
C.A. Ferrando
2:25Panel DiscussionAll Faculty
2:35Surgical Video: Vaginoplasty SurgeryC.A. Ferrando
2:45Patient TestimonialK. Razzante
2:55QuestionsAll Faculty