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Gender affirming surgery is a critical component of transgender healthcare, but information about access is limited. Dr. Christine Kang @doctor.christi and her co-authors from the Harvard BIDMC and Boston Children’s Plastic Surgery Department studied the workforce capacity to perform gender affirming bottom surgeries (GABS) in the United States. She and her co-authors demonstrated a shortage of providers with requisite training and experience to provide GABS and a need for improved training. A Critical Assessment of the Transgender Healthcare Workforce in The United States and the Capacity to Deliver Gender-Affirming Bottom Surgery (GABS) Christine Kang, MD, MHS, MS @doctor.christi; Erin Kim, BA; Nicholas Cuccolo, MD; Alexander Dagi, BA; Lauren Luther, BA; Anamika Veeramani, BS; Elizabeth Boskey, PhD; Bernard Lee, MD, MBA, MPH, FACS @drbernardlee; Amir Taghinia, MD, MPH, MBA; Oren Ganor MD. Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School Division of Plastic and Reconstructive surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School

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