MEET SHANNON WIDLANSKY

BIO

Shannon Widlansky is a gender advocate who speaks to schools, parents, and health care providers regarding gender identity. She is trained as an obstetrician/gynecologist, and she began work in gender advocacy in 2014. She has completed two years of fellowship with FORGE, a national transgender anti-violence organization. She has spoken to health care providers about transgender health, educators about gender in school, and she has served as an advisor to school districts on Human Growth and Development curriculum. She has been a contributor and an advisor for Parents magazine, and the book, RETHINKING SEXISM, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY.

 

SPEAKING TOPICS

  • Transgender 101

  • Transgender healthcare

  • Gender in education

  • Creating an inclusive Human Growth and Development program

  • How to advocate for yourself or a transgender family member in healthcare facilities

  • How to advocate for yourself or a transgender family member in schools

INTERESTED IN A SPEAKER?

*Note: Some speakers do charge honoraria.
Please see our school mini-grant page to learn more about funding that may be available to help cover honorariums.

ABOUT US

Hours Against Hate is a movement to help end hate in Milwaukee and throughout our greater community.

CONTACT

414.390.5775

1360 N Prospect Ave.

Milwaukee, WI 53202

 

andreab@milwaukeejewish.org

SUBSCRIBE FOR EMAILS
  • Grey Facebook Icon
  • Grey Twitter Icon

© 2017 by Milwaukee Jewish Federation​