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The LGBTQ+ Task Force is a group of interdisciplinary health professionals from Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) who are committed to eliminating barriers for the LGBTQ+ community, and fostering an environment that is respectful and welcoming for LGBTQ+ staff and physicians, patients, and visitors.

Education and Training at HHS
LGBTQ+ Space Training

Internal and External Resources
LGBTQ+ Resources

Ash Couillard, Human Rights & Inclusion, Chair
Caitlyn Young, Social Worker
Cherilyn van Berkel, Quality of Care Cunsultant
Elizabeth Snow, Social Worker
Jane Hastie, Human Rights & Inclusion

Laura Sergeant, Clinical Specialist
Louise Guolla, Pediatric Fellow
Marlene Traficante, Social Worker
Mike Kampen, Chief of Interprofessional Practice

Nate Seroski, Child Life Specialist

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