The LGBT Health & Development Program

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Research Blog—Anti-Transgender Violence: Increasing Visibility, Fostering Community Engagement, and Advocating for Justice

20th November

Transgender people are disproportionately impacted by violence. Mourn those we’ve lost on November 20th: Transgender Day of Remembrance.

A Syndemic of Psychosocial Health Disparities and Associations With Risk for Attempting Suicide Among Young Sexual Minority Men

22nd May

An analysis of syndemic psychosocial health issues among MSM, MSWM and MSW.

Research Blog – Recent Publication Shows High Prevalence of Violent Experiences among Gay Youth

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20th March

Many minority YMSM report a history of violence and abuse, and programs focused on improving resilience are needed.

Transgender Day of Remembrance 2013

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19th November

This day is a time to grieve, learn, and reach out, as we honor those who lost their lives for daring to live their truth.

Psychosocial health problems increase risk for HIV among urban young men who have sex with men: Preliminary evidence of a syndemic in need of attention

30th August

Data suggest syndemic of health problems among YMSM requiring development of interventions specific to this vulnerable population.

Research Blog > Are Violent Hate Crimes Against LGBT People on the Rise?

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13th June

Examining the data to see if anti-LGBT hate crimes are on the rise.

Research Blog > Intersections of GLB Victimization and Violence

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4th June

GLB teens report higher rates of victimization and violence involvement in some studies. Is there a relationship here?

White Paper: A Healthy Chicago for LGBT Youth

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9th February

A new IMPACT Program White Paper reports on eight areas where LGBT Youth in Chicago face health disparities – and how to take action.

Rise in Dating Violence in LGBT Youth

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15th May

Reports have shown that dating violence has been on the rise during recent years, a trend which may be especially concerning for LGBT youth.

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