CBAM Attends Transgender Summit at LATT

PhotoGrid_1519412337843CBAM’s Chris Blades attended the Los Angeles Community College District’s Transgender Summit at Los Angeles Trade Tech. The purpose of the summit was to share information, resources, and ideas to support transgender/gender-nonconforming individuals at the community colleges within Los Angeles County. Sessions at this summit focused on a variety of issues including internalized transphobia, how to empower LGBTQ youth, as well as cultural competency for businesses.


CBAM is a multidisciplinary center that seeks to advance the prevention and treatment of chronic illnesses, especially in communities with health disparities. As part of the UCLA Department of Family Medicine, CBAM works at the intersection of academia and community with a focus on treating addictions and preventing the spread of HIV.

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