Friday, April 26, 2013

Franklhy Speaking Friday

2013 National Transgender Health Summit

Cosponsored by the UCSF Center of Excellence for Transgender Health and the World Professional Association for Transgender Health, the National Transgender Health Summit aims to provide a
multidisciplinary program presenting cutting edge research in transgender health and evidence-based clinical training curricula for healthcare providers of all backgrounds.

The National Transgender Health Summit will take place May 17-18, 2013, at the Oakland Marriott City Center in Oakland, California, and will feature programming by world-renowned experts in the field of transgender health on a variety of tracks. For more information, email transhealthsummit@ucsf.ed

COP 24/7 Executive Producer cited as Flamethrower

The Red Door Foundation has formally announced recipients of their annual FlameThrower Award to be presented during it's June 8 gala in Memphis Tennesse. According to organizers. It is their goal to recognize indiviudals for years of blazing trails in entertainment, leadership, community, medicine, public health and advocacy for the African American LGBTQ Community to follow.
As Executive Producer of this forum as well as my community connections, I'm proud to have been chosen to be recognized by the nominations and award selection committees. I find it exciting to share this award among those other designated as flamethrowers in the respective disciplines or professions.
Per their official press release, I would like to take this opportunity to announce whom you will sharing this special occasion with:

Entertainment: Terryl Buckner- Memphis Black Pride- Memphis, Tennessee

Leadership: Dr. June Gipson- My Brother's Keeper, Inc.- Ridgelake, Mississippi

Public Health: Dwayne Jenkins- Brothers United Network, Inc.- Nashville, Tennessee

Advocacy: Diedra Levi- The Living Affected Corporation- Little Rock, Arkansas

Community: Cornelius Mabin- The Living Affected Corporation- Little Rock, Arkansas

Medicine: Dr. Leandro Mena- University of Mississippi Medical Center

You can find an official promotional flyer

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