Latest News and Resources
Find the most up to date articles, resources, and papers about collecting sexual orientation and gender identity information, LGBT health, and healthcare disparities below.
EQUALITY STUDY IN THE NEWS, 2017
The New York Times: Gay and Transgender Patients to Doctors: We'll Tell. Just Ask.
The Huffington Post: Why Your Doctor Should Ask About Your Sexual Orientation
U.S. News and World Report: Most Patients Not Shy About Revealing Sexual Orientation
Live Science: Sexual Orientation: Patients More Open Than Docs Expect
Sexual Orientation and Gender Minority Health
Collecting Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Information in Healthcare
Cahill, S. et al. Do Ask, Do Tell: High Levels of Acceptability by Patients of Routine Collection of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data in Four Diverse American Community Health Centers. PLOS ONE. 2014.
Curricula and Training on Sexual Orientation and Gender Minorities
In the Popular Media
Reuters (4/21/2015): Finding LGBT-competent doctors may be Difficult
Slate (2/17/2015): Why Health Care Is the Next LGBT Battleground
The New York Times (2/3/2015): A University Recognizes a Third Gender: Neutral
Reuters (1/21/2015): LGBT health concerns need special attention: experts
NPR (11/21/2014): In The Hospital, There's No Such Thing As A Lesbian Knee
The Business Journals (11/19/2014): University will pilot test physician training on LGBT health issues
Huffington Post (11/18/2014): Queers Need a Healthcare Bill of Rights -- and It's Here!
The Atlantic (11/15/2014): What Doctors Don't Know About LGBT Health
NPR (11/12/2014): Training The Next Generation Of Doctors To Get LGBT Health Right
NPR (11/7/2014): Transgender Men Who Become Pregnant Face Social, Health Challenges
The Washington Post (8/4/2014): Single or married? Why it matters what a gay couple says on health forms when same-sex marriage is banned in their state.
FiveThirtyEight (7/29/2014): Why We Don't Know the Size of the Transgender Population.