Posts tagged public health
Episode 25: Queer Health Policy ft. Carl G Streed Jr, MD MPH FACP

What is queer health policy and why is it important? Today, we chat with Dr. Carl G. Streed Jr, physician and research lead at Boston Medical Center for Transgender Medicine & Surgery. For over a decade, Carl has been dedicated to understanding and eliminating disparities among sexual and gender minorities through education reform, professional development, and systems redesign.

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Episode 18: The Q Card Project ft.Genya Shimkin, MPH

According to the Williams Institute at UCLA, “heightened exposure to bullying and harassment by sexual and gender minority youth is associated with increased risk of absenteeism, lower GPAs, school discipline and decreased rates of college or other post-high school plans. It is also associated with increased odds of negative health outcomes and risky behaviors,

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