LGBT Resources

American Medical Student Association’s LGBT Health Action Committee (www.amsa.org/gender)

Caring for LGBTQ Youth in Inclusive and Affirmative Environments, Pediatr Clin North Am. 2016 Dec; 63(6): 955–969. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031395516410539?via%3Dihub

Collecting Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data in Electronic Health Records – (Institute of Medicine, 2012) (http://www.nationalacademies.org/hmd/Reports/2012/Collecting-Sexual-Orientation-and-Gender-Identity-Data-in-Electronic-Health-Records.aspx)

College for LGBTQ students (http://www.affordablecolleges.com/resources/lgbtq-college-resources/)

GLAAD - Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (www.glaad.org)

GLSEN – Supporting Safe Schools for LGBTQ+ Youth (www.glsen.org)

GLMA – Gay & Lesbian Medical Association (www.glma.org)

Health of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People: Building a Foundation for Better Understanding (NIH) http://www.nationalacademies.org/hmd/Reports/2011/The-Health-of-Lesbian-Gay-Bisexual-and-Transgender-People

Healthy People 2020: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topics-objectives/topic/lesbian-gay-bisexual-and-transgender-health?topicid=25

Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Healthcare Equality Index, The (National health care facility LGBT care-quality benchmarking toolhrc.org

Lambda Legal (www.lambdalegal.org)

Levine DA. Office-based care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth. Pediatrics. 2013;132(1):e297–e313. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23796737

LGBT Health Research Publications https://pre.lgbthlres.pitt.edu/center_publications/

New York Center for School Health https://www.schoolhealthny.com/site/default.aspx?PageType=3&ModuleInstanceID=300&ViewID=7b97f7ed-8e5e-4120-848f-a8b4987d588f&RenderLoc=0&FlexDataID=3903&PageID=178

NGLTF – National LGBTQ Task Force (www.ngltf.org)NYS AIDS Institute Clinical Education Initiative (https://ceitraining.org/)

Outness, Stigma, and Primary Health Care Utilization among Rural LGBT Populations. PLOS ONE; 2016.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4701471/

PFLAG – Parents, Family & Friends of Lesbians and Gays (www.pflag.org)

Recommendations for promoting the health and well-being of lesbian, gay bisexual, and transgender adolescents: a position paper of the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine. J Adolesc Health. 2013;52(4):506–510. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23521897

Ten Things: Creating Inclusive Health Care Environments for LGBT People. Fenway Institute; 2015.

http://www.lgbthealtheducation.org/wp-content/uploads/072315-Welcoming-Environment-Brief-WEB.pdf

WPATH (World Professional Association for Transgender Health) (http://www.wpath.org/)Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth Health, 2017 https://www.cdc.gov/lgbthealth/youth.htmImproving Data Collection for the LGBT Community (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services) https://minorityhealth.hhs.gov/omh/browse.aspx?lvl=3&lvlid=57

Alcohol Rehab Guide https://www.alcoholrehabguide.org/