This Professional-development workshop— Queerobstetrics is designed to:
1. Introduce LGBT terminology, explain how LGBT identity can affect health, and focus on the unique obstetric health issues facing the LGBT community.
2. Strive to empower obstetric faculty members to proactively incorporate LGBT health issues into the didactic and clinical obstetric curriculum by providing innovative instructional designs.
3. Assist faculty members to effectively prepare obstetric nursing students through the development of core competencies facilitating their proper care of the LGBT population within the obstetrical setting.
CHINAZO ECHEZONA-JOHNSON, Ed.D, RNC-MNN is an innovative educator devoted to nursing education and learning. Dr. Echezona-Johnson has 24 years of experience in professional advanced registered nurse and ten years of teaching in higher education. Dr. Echezona-Johnson is an accomplished nursing professor with a comprehensive blend of hands-on professional and academic nursing experiences. She is a Certified Maternal-Child health-care professional.