Webinar - Living with MS as an LGBTQIA+ Person

Thursday, September 29, 2022
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Join Dr. William Conte on this informative session in an effort to raise awareness and understanding about living with MS as an LGBTQIA+ person. During this one hour presentation, Dr. Conte will define common LGBTQIA+ terms, describe health disparities, and discuss topics such as hormone replacement therapy and factors that may influence disease-modifying therapy selection in people with MS who are part of the LGBTQIA+ community.

Dr. Conte

Dr. Conte earned a BS degree in neurobiology from the University of Florida, graduating Summa Cum Laude. He graduated from medical school at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine and went on to complete an adult Neurology residency at Loyola University Medical Center. 

He also completed a fellowship in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Neuroimmunology at The University of Chicago through a National MS Society Sylvia Lawry award. While at The University of Chicago, he earned a Master’s degree in Public Health Sciences. With a strong interest in clinical trials and research, he has been the principal or co-investigator on multiple clinical trials and investigator-initiated studies. He frequently lectures on various topics and presents research at national and international conferences.The MS Center at Methodist Hospitals, which Dr. Conte leads, is recognized as a “Partner in MS Care” by the National MS Society.

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