Professional Education Events

Center for Education, Research, & Advocacy

Midwest LGBTQ Health Symposium

Howard Brown’s Midwest LGBTQ Health Symposium brings together healthcare professionals, educators, researchers and advocates from across the country to disseminate evidence-based practices and engage in rigorous discussion on current issues in LGBTQ health. Through this event, we aim to empower healthcare professionals in offering high quality care that supports and affirms the LGBTQ community.


  • LGBTQ Health Foundations
  • Addressing Social Determinants of Health
  • Integrating Behavioral Health in Primary Care Settings
  • Gender Affirming Healthcare
  • Trauma-Informed Healthcare for LGBTQ Patients
  • HIV Care and Treatment
  • HIV and Older Adults