Five Pivotal Studies in LGBT Health

  • Double Jeopardy: How Racism and Homophobia Impact the Health of Black and Latino Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Communities by Vignetta Charles, Kerith Conron, Boston Public Health Commission, LGBT Health. June 28, 2002.  read full article

  • Social discrimination and health: The case of Latino gay men and HIV risk, by Rafael M. Díaz and George Ayala. Read full report in English or in Spanish

  • Stigma management? The links between enacted stigma and teen pregnancy trends among gay, lesbian, and bisexual students in British Columbia.Full Text Available By: Saewyc, Elizabeth M.; Poon, Colleen S.; Homma, Yuko; Skay, Carol L.. Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality, 2008, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p123-139.

  • Suicidal Ideation and Attempts in North American School-Based Surveys: Are Bisexual Youth at Increasing Risk?Full Text Available By: Elizabeth M. Saewyc; Skay, Carol L.; Hynds, Patricia; Pettingell, Sandra; Bearinger, Linda H.; Resnick, Michael D.; Reis, Elizabeth. Journal of LGBT Health Research, 2007, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p25-36, 12p, 5 charts; DOI: 10.1300/J463v03n02_04.





Organizations Conducting LGBT Health Research

Boston University School of Public Health LGBT Health Research Project

Center for Population Research in LGBT Health

Journals Focusing on LGBT Health

Journal of LGBT Health Research

American Journal of Public Health special issue on lgbt health  June 1 2001, Volume 91, Issue 6

Books on LGBT Health

Recommended reading for LGBT people

Recommended reading for providers