Pacific Hospital Preservation & Development Authority: Bridging gaps in health care access

Ongoing Projects

Seattle Children’s Gender Clinic: Year 3

Posted Thu, July 28, 2016

Grantee: Seattle Children’s Hospital Foundation
Timeframe: July 2016 - June 2018 | Amount: $340,000

This project will make Seattle Children’s Hospital a center of excellence in care for transgender youth by creating a multidisciplinary clinic with integrated medical and mental services and increasing training for providers working with transgender youth. The Seattle Children’s Gender Clinic, a one-day-per-week clinic, will be housed within the existing Seattle Children’s Adolescent Medicine Division and directed by Dr. David Breland, who has years of experience treating older transgender teens.