Episode 5: HIV Meds Then and Now ft. Lauren Biehle Gory, PharmD, BCPS

Today’s episode features Lauren Biehle Gory from Take Two Pills… and listen to this podcast. Besides her amazing work with Two Pills Podcast, Lauren is a Clinical Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice and an Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacist. Lauren and I discuss the evolution of HIV medications from the 1980s to present. Lauren dives into the common medications prescribed today and defines “undetectable=untransmittable” from a pharmacologic standpoint.

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Episode 4: Research On Aging LGBTQI and Nonbinary People ft. Jason Flatt, PhD, MPH

Aging LGBTQI and nonbinary people are defined as “a population of sexual and gender minorities over the age of 50” according to the NIH. Studies show there are between 1.75-4 million queer aging adults. In this week’s, episode we talk to Dr. Jason Flatt about his research at the University of California, San Francisco on the aging LGBTQI and nonbinary populations. Jason has his hands in many pots but a with a single mission of understanding and improving the lives of aging queer adults.

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Episode 3: Transgender and Nonbinary Affirming Surgery ft. Kayla McLaughlin, PA-C

In this interview, we dive into transgender and nonbinary affirming surgery 101 including pre-operative, peri-operative, and post-operative care. Kayla McLaughlin is a physician assistant practicing in transgender and nonbinary affirming surgery in Los Angeles, California. Kayla graduated from Chatham University in 2015 and began practicing transgender and nonbinary medicine at the LA LGBT Center. In 2018, she was hired as the first physician assistant in the Gender Affirming Surgery Department at Kaiser Permanente.

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