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OUTmed Spotlighted in Next Steps in Derm

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In an effort to shed light on the importance of incorporating LGBTQ+ health in medical curriculums and understanding the role that dermatologists play in caring for LGBTQ+ patients, Next Steps in Derm reached out to Dr. Kara Sternhell-Blackwell, Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Director of LGBTQ Initiatives in Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Blackwell’s active involvement in diversity efforts led to the creation of OUTMed, an organization for LGBTQ-identified faculty, residents, fellows and staff at Washington University School of Medicine. Read on to learn more about OUTMed and Dr. Blackwell’s insightful answers on caring for LGBTQ+ patients.