Author Archives: Susan Forrest

About Susan Forrest

LearningTrans.org, co-founder Los Angeles, County HIV Drug & Alcohol Task Force, chair Los Angeles, County HIV Mental Health Task Force, secretary

2017 National Transgender Health Summit | call for abstracts

Registration is now open for the 2017 National Transgender Health Summit (NTHS), the premiere national conference in transgender health. The summit provides a unique multidisciplinary program that spans everything from cutting edge research to evidence-based clinical training curricula for healthcare … Continue reading

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Black Women Who Love Women We Need Your Feedback!

Originally posted on L.A. Women's PrEP Network:
Greetings all! On behalf of the Real Spit Team, we are looking for participants to participate in a confidential interview to understand what improvements can be made related to the healthcare…

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Today in Los Angeles, for NWGHAAD

Come down to the park today for music, food, zumba, prizes, networking, and to give/get/share information & resources. Check out all the cool stuff we are giving away at the free store. Register to vote! Get tested for HIV. Play … Continue reading

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3/1/17:Talia Mae Bettcher Public Lecture: The Phenomenology of Illusion

Talia Mae Bettcher Public Lecture: The Phenomenology of Illusion Wednesday, March 1 at 5 PM – 6:30 PM EST UMass Amherst Campus Center Rooms 804-808 The Phenomenology of Illusion: On Gender Transitions and Existential Identity A Public Lecture by Talia … Continue reading

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11/15/16: the trans* umbrella – reevaluation, deconstruction, and evolution | FREE training (6 CEUs & HIV hours)

download registration form here (pdf) | register online here https://hivdatf.org/upcomingtrainings/ LOGISTICS: Title the trans* umbrella – reevaluation, deconstruction, and evolution Date November 15, 2016 Time registration at 8:00 am. Training from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Location St. Anne’s Maternity … Continue reading

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09/07/16: Trans Town Hall (Los Angeles, CA)

download Trans Town Hall Flyer September 7th [pdf]

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Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? parts 2 & 3

Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? Part 2 of 3 from Susan Forrest on Vimeo.   Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? Part 3 of 3 from Susan Forrest on Vimeo.

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Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? (video)

Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? Part 1 of 3 Thursday, April 21 The Village at Ed Gould Plaza – Los Angeles LGBT Center 1125 N McCadden Pl, Los Angeles, California 90038 Moderated by: Amelia Jones and Leon Mostovoy. Panelists: Talia Mae Bettcher, … Continue reading

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04/21/16: Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? (Los Angeles)

04/21/16: Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism?   7 PM – 9 PM The Village at Ed Gould Plaza – Los Angeles LGBT Center 1125 N McCadden Pl, Los Angeles, California 90038 Moderated by:  Amelia Jones and Leon Mostovoy. Panelist:  Talia Mae Bettcher, Cassils Heat, Zackary Drucker, @keanobrien, Bamby … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Transgender Advisory Council accepting applications

The LA City Human Relations Commission is accepting applications for candidates for its new Transgender Advisory Council. APPLICATION Thank you,   — Shirin Buckman Executive Director City of Los Angeles Commission on the Status of Women 200 North Spring St., … Continue reading

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