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News and Publications

Media Requests

Aaron Cahall, Communications Manager - 410-837-2050 x4366


At The Center for LGBTQ Health Equity, our leaders have become sought-after subject matter experts for media outlets that cover public health, health care, health policy, and LGBTQ issues.

We view journalists as valued allies in our mission to raise awareness around LGBTQ health disparities, and we work closely with them to ensure the health care needs of the LGBTQ communities are fairly and accurately represented.

October 26, 2020
Teaching doctors and nurses about how to treat the LGBTQ community
Baltimore Sun

October 15, 2020
With few specialists nationwide, Baltimore is becoming a destination for transgender surgeries
Baltimore Sun

August 30, 2020
Tips for LGBTQ youth and families on navigating a virtual return to school
Baltimore Outloud

July 26, 2020
Two Baltimore-area health care providers refuse to let pandemic halt their care for transgender patients
Baltimore Sun

June 28, 2020
Riding the news roller coaster, and finding our place in the fight
Baltimore Outloud

March 30, 2020
Resources for LGBT emotional support during pandemic isolation
Baltimore Outloud

October 10, 2019
Discussing abuse in the LGBT community
Baltimore Outloud

July 11, 2019
How the Stonewall uprising matters 50 years later
AARP’s “Take On Today” Podcast

October 26, 2018
Experts reveal exactly how policy changes would threaten trans patients' health & rights

August 22, 2018
For LGBTQ patients in Frederick, medical care is difficult — if not impossible — to find
Frederick News Post

April 15, 2018
This is not the first time transgender athletes have run in the Boston Marathon. Here's why it still matters.

February 28, 2018
More gender reassignment surgeries are being covered by insurance. So more people are having them.
Baltimore Sun

October 19, 2017
Spirit Day support for LGBT youth & against bullying 
Baltimore Outloud

September 29, 2017
Too many pediatricians fail their trans patients. Here’s how we can change that.

March 31, 2016
Healthcare practitioners slowly becoming more sensitive to transgender patients
Baltimore Sun

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Publications and Research

The Center for LGBTQ Health Equity participates in a wide variety of clinical and non-clinical research projects to advance our collective understanding of LGBTQ health. Our combination of health care providers, licensed social workers, and certified educators brings a holistic approach to our exploration of the challenges and needs of today’s LGBTQ patient populations.

Featured Research

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If you have a research project focused on LGBTQ health, wellness, advocacy, or equity, we can help. We offer a team of experienced researchers and subject matter experts, access to a large and diverse LGBTQ patient population, and more. Please email The Center for LGBTQ Health Equity or call us at 410-837-2050 x1049 to discuss how we can support your efforts.