A teenage college student from Colorado has settled an important civil rights case against Kaiser Permanente of Colorado. According to the Colorado Civil Rights Commission, Miki Alexander Manigault suffered discrimination and unequal access to health care specifically because he is transgender.
The GenderTech workshop series will be hosting a free info session with Dr. Toby Meltzer on gender confirming surgeries for trans men and women, on Friday, May 31, 2013, 6-9pm at The Center in New York City.
Starting in August 2013, Brown University will start offering its students an extended health plan that will cover 14 different sexual reassignment surgery procedures. The move will have Brown become the 36th American college offering insurance coverage for SRS.
World renowned surgeon Dr. Michael Brownstein will retire at the end of the year, after 35 years of serving the transgender and gender non conforming communities, and Dr. Curtis Crane will be taking over the practice.