The LGBT Health & Development Program


Research Article > Challenges and Approaches to Mobilizing Communities for HIV Prevention Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men of Color

Posted by George in Featured, Research Blog. No Comments

31st January

Our community-engaged research efforts may be informed by the struggles and successes reported by Connect to Protect coalitions.



For MLK Day, Remembering a Forgotten Gay Civil Rights Hero

Posted by Dr. Mustanski in Research Blog, Youth Blog. 1 Comment

22nd January

Today we share the story of Bayard Rustin, a gay man who was a key leader in the civil rights movement.



Youth Blog > LGBT Youth Can Kick Butt

Posted by Julia in Youth Blog. No Comments

18th January

Smoking is a big issue for LGBT youth. What does marketing have to do with it?



Youth Blog > Pushing the Boundaries of Gender

18th January

Young people are helping to change our society’s definitions of gender.



Youth Blog > Unfair Criminalization of LGBT Youth

Posted by rachel in Featured, Youth Blog. 1 Comment

14th January

LGBT youth make up 5-7% of the youth population but 15% of the juvenile justice population



How Do I Know If I Need To Go To Therapy?

Posted by Michael in Ask an Expert, Featured, Youth Blog. No Comments

4th January

LGBTQ youth often have a lot of stress in their lives – and that’s OK because you can get help!



WTTW’s Chicago Today airs segment on “A Healthy Chicago for LGBT Youth”

Posted by Antonia in Featured, Research Blog. No Comments

3rd January

The segment highlights the IMPACT Program’s recent publication on LGBT health disparities in Chicago, and features the experiences of two young leaders.



Spring 2013 Internships

Posted by Michelle in Allies, Youth Blog. 2 comments

3rd January

The IMPACT Program is seeking undergraduate and graduate interns for the Spring of 2013.






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