Transgender Day 2015 @ HOSTOS

AGENDA

9:30 a.m.

Welcoming Remarks (Speakers representing Hostos and the greater community) and Interactive Dialogue with Students
Panels and Panel Leaders:

11am

Transgender Identity: A Psychological Perspective on Labels, Attitudes and the DSM5 – Prof. Kate Wolfe

12:30pm

Keynote Speaker: Brooke Guinan- FDNY
Prof. Sarah Hoiland, Moderator

2pm

Legal/Governmental Response to Emerging Transgender Issues – Prof. Nelson Torres

3:30pm

Academia and Transgender Identity – Prof. Joelle Gonzalez & Prof. Luis Felipe Diaz, University of Puerto Rico
Documentary, Luis/Lizza by Prof. Gonzalez

Note: All sessions will allow time for questions from the audience and educational handouts will be provided.