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Breaking Barriers and Shattering Stigmas for South Asian LBT women

An event addressing South Asian LBT women’s barriers to accessing sexual health and HIV medicine.

Sexual health disparities remain present for south Asian women, reasons for which are complex and may include taboos around accessing sexual health services. Furthermore, LBT women face additional barriers to accessing health care due to homophobia, biphobia, transphobia and misogyny, both within the South Asian community and in wider society. This webinar event and panel discussion brings together three distinguished guest speakers; NHS Consultant Dr Rageshri Dhairyawan, NHS Consultant Dr Selena Singh and Neelam Heera of the organisation Cysters, The event is hosted by Dr Siddhi Joshi of British Asian LGBTI and Daljinder Johal of Gaysians and is funded by the National LGBT Partnership during LBT Women’s Health Week. The event is especially aimed at South Asian LBT women, healthcare professionals and is open to the general public.

Please contact [email protected] for more information.

Brought to you by the National LGBT Partnership and British Asian LGBTI as part of LBT Women’s Health Week 2021.

Event Details

12th March 2021 • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

Venue

Online

Organiser

The National LGBT Partnership
Phone:
020 7064 6506
Email:
laura@consortium.lgbt
View Organiser Website