The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Caucus of Public Health Professionals
GW Farmer Award
WJ Lear Award
The Human Rights Campaign (HRC)'s Healthcare Equality Index: The HEI is a resource for healthcare facilities across the country working to assess and improve their policies and practices related to the LGBT community.
Request to participate in the annual survey
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) LGBT Health Topics: This resource has information for gay and bisexual men, youth, lesbian and bisexual women, and transgender persons. It also discusses health services and other resources.
LGBT Youth Health: This CDC resource has data and information for parents and educators.
Lesbian Health 101: A Clinician's Guide. This 2010 book, edited by Suzanne Dibble, DNSc, RN, and Patricia Robertson, MD, represents what is known about lesbian health and women’s health in general.
APA Practice Guidelines for Psychological Practice with LGB Clients. The guidelines cover topics such as: attitudes toward homosexuality and bisexuality, relationships and families, issues of diversity, economic and workplaces issues, education and training, and research.
Diabetes in the LGBT Community
Smoking Cessation for the LGBT Community
Gay and Lesbian Patients with Cancer (PDF) This 2009 brief by Anne Katz, RN, PhD, describes the cancer experience of gay men and lesbian women through a descriptive, qualitative analysis. Published in Oncology Nursing Forum.
Coming Out with Cancer: Living After Cancer Treatment (PDF): This booklet by LiveStrong helps LGBT people with cancer identify concerns and figure out where to go for help.
National LGBT Cancer Network
More Children Struggle With Gender Identity Disorder: This 2012 article from NPR looks at Gender Identity Disorder.