Friday, February 5, 2010

Tracking our History - The 2009 LGBTI Health Summit (Chicago) Recap

via Chris Bartlett (pictured top picture, left side)

Whether you attended the fabulous August, 2009 LGBTI Summit in Chicago or not, you ought to review the summary document prepared by Summit organizers.  The document, available here, presents the key outcomes from the 2009 Chicago meeting of this biennial summit of cutting-edge thinking in LGBTI Health.

Our history is important.  Over more than ten years of offering health summits targeted at lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and trans folks, our Summary Documents have been key maps of where we have been and where we plan to go next.

The document includes:

1. A detailed summary of the Bisexual Health Summit, held in conjunction with the broader summit.

2. A report back from the M-Town discussion of men's needs.

3. Suggestions for how to get involved moving forward.

If you participated in the LGBTI Summit and wish to add information to the summary document,  please contact me at . It's important that the document represent as much as possible the outcomes of the Summit.

Check out pictures from the Summit here, from the opening party, and from the Bisexual Health Summit.

For those of you who are history geeks like I am,  you might want to check out Michael Scarce's archives of past Summits.

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