The management, housing, and care of the transgender population in correctional settings has become increasingly important. This panel discussion of professionals with medical, legal, and operational expertise will discuss best practices in medical and mental health care diagnosis and treatment, classification, housing, searches, and other areas of accommodation.
- Describe diagnostic and treatment considerations for the transgender incarcerated population
- Identify legal obligations to provide medical and mental health care to transgender incarcerated individuals
- Discuss operational best practices for management of transgender people
Newton Kendig, MD, The George Washington University
Tina Waldron, MS, The Moss Group, Inc.