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Renew your WPATH Membership for 2024 Today

November 29th 2023 PST

November 29, 2023Dear WPATH Member:On the heels of a record-breaking USPATH symposium in Denver and a challenging year in transgender health, we hope this email finds you well. WPATH thanks you for your membership and support in 2023.With our robust member initiatives and benefits continuing in 2024, including the upcoming WPATH 28th Scientific Symposium to be held in Lisbon, Portugal, from September 25-30, 2024, *we do not want you to miss out on your member discounts, so renew now*.By renewing now, before December 31, ...Continue Reading

USPATH President's Note - November 2023

November 20th 2023 PST

Dear USPATH colleagues, For my first USPATH President Newsletter I want to start with thanking you all. Thank you for joining us in Colorado for our 2023 Scientific Symposium. Thank you for being present in sessions, virtual rooms, and for each other during our first in-person symposium since 2019. I sincerely want to thank everyone for their support and feedback leading up to, during, and since the Symposium. I and the USPATH Board greatly appreciate your trust in sharing opportunities to improve how USPATH functi ...Continue Reading

USPATH Congratulates New Board Members - Virtual Registration and 300-Day Add-On Still Available for USPATH 2023

November 16th 2023 PST

 USPATH Congratulates New Board Members On behalf of the USPATH Board of Directors, we want to thank all the outstanding candidates for putting their names forward to run for the USPATH Board of Directors and for their willingness to serve USPATH.  Please join us in congratulating the following new board members that have been elected to the USPATH Board. [*]USPATH President-Elect:  Jo Olson-Kennedy, MD [*]USPATH Board Member-at-Large: Uri Belkind, MD, MS, FAAP, AAHIVS [*]USP ...Continue Reading

WPATH Lisbon Dates - A Note to Our Surgical Members and Colleagues

November 16th 2023 PST

Dear Surgical Members and Colleagues:It was brought to our attention at the USPATH conference that our WPATH 28th Scientific Symposium that has been scheduled for September 25 – 30, 2024 in Lisbon, Portugal, is occurring at the same time as the ASPS’s plastic surgery The Meeting in San Diego.We did run a conflict check before we signed, and this meeting did not appear. We have discussed adjusting our dates; however, it is not possible given that we have already launched our save the date and attendees have already begun ...Continue Reading

WPATH Announces SOC8 Translations Now Available in Norwegian, Korean, and Portuguese. More to come.

November 15th 2023 PST

In line with WPATH's mission to promote evidence-based care, education, research, public policy, and respect in transgender health, we are highly committed to ensuring global dissemination of the Standards of Care for Transgender and Gender Diverse People, Version 8 (SOC8). We are translating the SOC8 into as many languages as possible in order to reach as wide a global audience as possible. As of now, there are translations of SOC8 available on the WPATH website for Norwegian, Korean, and Portuguese.Translations are cu ...Continue Reading

Sunday, October 29 - Last Day to Add or Register for WPATH GEI Pre Courses at USPATH 2023 - Final Night Event Party Details

October 26th 2023 PST

 Dear USPATH AttendeesThis is a final reminder that if you want to attend another or add a WPATH GEI pre-course at USPATH 2023, the final deadline to register is Sunday, October 29, 2023.As an already registered attendee, you will need to reach out to us at wpath@PROTECTED to adjust your current registration, so please do so by Sunday, October 29, 2023. We will send you an invoice on Monday, October 30 to pay for the course(s) and it will be added to your current registration items once paid.Click here to view ...Continue Reading

Invitation to Special Session - Deadline to Register is October 29 - No Onsite Registration

October 25th 2023 PST

Dear USPATH Registered Attendees:We are offering a special session for providers of medical and mental health services for trans and non-binary youth to discuss the challenging political environment we are facing in the US today. It is imperative that you pre-register for this session with some indicator of your professional work in this area of care. Such indicators may include a business card, a URL pointing to your website, a work ID badge, etc. *Participants need to bring a photo ID to the session on ...Continue Reading

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER for USPATH 2023 Symposium, Surgeon's Program, and WPATH GEI Pre Courses - Schedules Now Available; Meet Your New USPATH Board Members

October 23rd 2023 PST

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER FOR USPATH 2023 SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM, SURGEON'S PROGRAM, AND WPATH GEI PRE-COURSESNO ONSITE REGISTRATION AVAILABLERegistration Closes Sunday, October 29, 2023. We are looking forward to seeing you at the USPATH 2023 Scientific Symposium, being held at The Westin Westminster in Westminster, Colorado, November 1-5, 2023.  Due to space limitations and safety measures, we will _not _offer onsite registration at the USPATH 2023 Scientific Symposium. To secure your spot at the ...Continue Reading

Final reminder: Committee Structure Survey - your input needed!

October 13th 2023 PST

Dear WPATH members,I hope this email finds you well. This is the final reminder to participate in the Committee Structure Survey. Your feedback on WPATH committees will be crucial for our understanding on how we can optimize WPATH committees to better meet the evolving needs of our association and our members.Click here to complete the committee structure survey.We understand that your time is valuable, and we truly appreciate your participation. To ensure we capture the perspectives of as many members as possible, we h ...Continue Reading

Join WPATH's Book Club THIS FRIDAY – Brazilian Series featuring Lino Arruda and Lui Castanho

October 11th 2023 PST

*Series Coordinators: */Lin Fraser, EdD, MFT/ and /Sanjay Sharma, MBBS/Moderated by: Victor Namur/The Brazilian series of the WPATH Book Club will continue with the late/*/ /**/Dr. Michael Marshall’s/* /vision for the WPATH Book Club, for attendees to continue learning about trans people and their literature/art from the Global South./We are pleased to announce that */Lino Arruda and Lui Castanho /*will be the upcoming featured guests for the second installment of the WPATH B ...Continue Reading