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HRC to Honor Texas Pediatrician For Her Lifesaving Care of Trans Youth

HRC announced that it will honor Dallas pediatrician Dr. Ximena Lopez, who founded the only clinic in the Southwest specializing in transgender youth, at the organization’s fifth annual Time to THRIVE Conference on February 16-18 at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek in Orlando. She will receive HRC’s Upstander Award. “Dr. Ximena Lopez’s groundbreaking health care work continues to literally save the lives of countless transgender and gender expansive youth in a state where anti-equality politicians routinely target transgender people for discrimination,” said Vincent Pompei, Director of HRC's Youth Well-Being Project and Time to THRIVE Conference chair.
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