Essential questions for this pre-conference workshop include:
What does it mean when we say a person is LGBTQ?
Why is it important that LGBTQ people see themselves represented at historical sites and museums?
How can participants interact with LGBTQ people in a culturally competent manner?
The goals for this session include:
Participants will understand what it means to be LGBTQ, and the challenges LGBTQ people face daily.
Participants will help create a safer and more inclusive environment for LGBTQ visitors and fellow staff.
Participants will utilize best practices for interacting with LGBTQ visitors and fellow staff in a culturally humble manner.
When: Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Where: Holiday Inn Dayton-Fairborn, 2800 Presidential Dr, Fairborn, OH 45324
Speaker: Karen R. Nicosia, Education Manager, Institute for LGBTQ Health Equity, Equitas Health
Registration: $15 OMA members; $25 non-members
Registration deadline: April 13, 2018