This important forum will explore the major concerns around gay conversion therapy in the Bill.
As reported in The Australian “Unproven hormone treatment that potentially sterilises children “born in the wrong body” may be entrenched if Queensland becomes the first state to criminalise so-called anti-transgender “conversion therapy.”
- Fiona Simpson MP: Host- Professor John Whitehall: Professor of Paediatrics, University of Western Sydney [read Professor Whitehall's profile]- Dr Lynne Doneley: Executive Officer of Associated Christian Schools- Professor Philip Morris: Psychiatrist. Professor at the Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, Bond University- Maureen Young: IWD Brisbane/Meanjin- Professor Patrick Parkinson: Academic Dean and Head of School for the TC Beirne School of Law [read Professor Parkinson's profile]- Dr Helen Waite: Associate Professor of Sociology with interests in health sociology.
Cost: Free – RSVP’s are essential so secure your spot below.
Guest names: If you are registering guests, please also send first and last names of guests to Wendy Francis (contact details below).
Parking: nearest parking is under the freeway https://www.qut.edu.au/about/campuses-and-facilities/parking#casual-parking-locations . If you enter after 6pm and exit before midnight the cost is $5 per hour.
Please attend. Our members of parliament need to know how important it is that we get this right.
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