About this event

  • Date and time Fri 17 Sep 2021 from 9:30am to 5:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

This is a live stream for the event A multidisciplinary approach for patients with gender dysphoria.

This important live stream will touch on many different aspects of gender dysphoria to increase understanding within the healthcare sector and explore the treatment options for these patients. Specialist speakers will clarify the multidisciplinary options for assessment and treatment for patients with gender dysphoria.

There have been very few events outside this specialist area to educate health care professionals on gender dysphoria. This important meeting will allow delegates to understand the options available to patients with gender dysphoria and to hear from leading experts in the field. 

During this meeting you will:

  • Understand gender dysphoria and learn about the current best practice

  • Understand the treatment options, psychological, medical and surgical

  • Learn about the surgical options for different areas of the body

  • Value communication between all health professionals to produce the best healthcare for these groups of patients

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Standard pricing available until 17 September 2021.


RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Trainee RSM Retired Fellow RSM Student
£36.00 £27.00 £27.00 £27.00 £18.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP AHP / Nurse / Midwife Trainee Non Healthcare Professional Student
£60.00 £45.00 £45.00 £45.00 £30.00

Key speakers

Dr Kirpal Sahota

Consultant Psychiatrist Gender Identity Clinic, Tavistock Place

Dr Leighton Seal

Consultant Endocrinologist, Tavistock Place and St George’s NHS Trust

Luis Capitan M.D.

Ph.D. Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon HC Marbella International Hospital


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Welcome and introduction

Miss Helen Witherow, Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon St George’s NHS Trust, Gender identity clinic Parkside

Assessment of the patient with gender dysphoria

Dr Kirpal Sahota, Consultant Psychiatrist, Gender Idendity Clinic, Tavistock place and Parkside

Treatment of the breasts in gender reassignment surgery

Miss Catherine Milroy, Consultant plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Parkside and St Georges NHS trust

Tea and coffee break
Assessment of the patient with gender dysphoria and detransition

Dr Kirpal Sahota, Consultant Psychiatrist, Gender Idendity Clinic, Tavistock place and Parkside

Gender reassignment surgery: The urological perspective

Dr Tina Rashid, Consultant Urologist Imperial College Health care Trust, Parkside gender Identity Clinic

Panel discussion
Lunch break
Facial gender conformational surgery

Dr Luis Capitan, Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon HC Marbella International Hospital

"Voice feminisation and Adam's Apple reduction"?

Mr Chadwan Al Yaghchi, Consultant Laryngologist, Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon, Charing Cross Hospital
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Parkside Gender Identity Clinic

Tea and coffee break
The endocrine management of Non conforming gender patients


Panel discussion and case presentation
Closing remarks



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this live stream are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations.

Special rates for difficult times 
The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s ​weekly COVID-19 Series ​webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic.

Registration for this live stream will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

This live stream will be available for registered delegates 30 days after on Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This live stream will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be  distributed  in future on various internet channels. 

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