The LGBT Health & Development Program

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New Northwestern Institute commits to improving LGBT health

Posted by IMPACT in Featured, Research Blog. No Comments

29th February

The IMPACT Program is now a proud part of the new Institute of Sexual and Gender Minority Health & Wellbeing!



IMPACT and Center on Halsted Honored with Community-Engaged Research Partnership Award

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10th April

The Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities awarded its 4th annual award to our Partnership to Advance LGBT Health and Wellness.



Dr. Meredith Chivers: How Do You Know If You’re Gay?

Posted by rachel in Sexual Health, Video. No Comments

3rd January

Dr. Chivers says that around 12 or 13 years of age, youth may begin to feel attracted to the same sex and should then explore their sexuality.



Dr. Meredith Chivers: What is Sexual Fluidity?

26th July

Dr. Chivers defines sexual fluidity as the tendency of bisexual or lesbian women to shift their sexual identity. However, while they may shift their identity Dr. Chivers does not think that the underlying sexual attraction is altered.



Dr. Meredith Chivers: What is Sexual Orientation?

9th July

Dr. Chivers says that everybody has a sexual orientation and sexual drive that we don’t consciously think about.



Dr. Meredith Chivers: What is Bisexuality?

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9th July

Dr. Chivers says that men’s sexual orientation tends to be more polarized than that of women, but this doesn’t mean that all women are bisexual.



Keep it Up! Talks about Hooking Up & HIV Testing

Posted by Krystal in Video, Youth Blog. No Comments

9th July

Watch as Rob shares his story and thoughts on the importance of regular HIV testing and being safe while hooking up.



Judy Shepard Chats with IMPACT

Posted by Farrin in Allies, Video, Youth Blog. No Comments

27th March

Judy Shepard of The Matthew Shepard Foundation shares her views on LGBT youth, parenting, and school bullying.






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