LGBTQ

Current State of Transgender Medical Education in the United States and Canada: Update to a Scoping Review

Background: The published literature on education about transgender health within health professions curricula was previously found to be sporadic and fragmented. Recently, more inclusive and holistic approaches have been adopted. We summarize …

Medical Student Pride Alliance: The first national LGBTQ+ medical student affinity organisation

Addition of Estradiol to Cross-Sex Testosterone Therapy Reduces Atherosclerosis Plaque Formation in Female ApoE−/− Mice

The contributions of estradiol and testosterone to atherosclerotic lesion progression are not entirely understood. Cross-sex hormone therapy (XHT) for transgender individuals dramatically alters estrogen and testosterone levels and consequently could …

Cross-sex testosterone therapy in ovariectomized mice: addition of low-dose estrogen preserves bone architecture

Cross-sex hormone therapy (XHT) is widely used by transgender people to alter secondary sex characteristics to match their desired gender presentation. Here, we investigate the long-term effects of XHT on bone health using a murine model. Female mice …

A Good Man: Confessions of a Transmasc Misandrist

Autotheory amalgam of memoir, poetry, journal excerpts, and feminist, queer, trans theory exploring the binds of gender and transness, and probing the bounds of non-toxic masculinity [book manuscript submitted]

Gender is Really Strange

A unique exploration in of the intersection of gender identity and sex and their inherent messiness; graphic novel in contract with Jessica Kingsley Publishers, as part of the ...is really strange series

Gender-Affirming Psychiatric Care for Transgender and Gender Diverse People

Textbook co-edited with Alex S. Keuroghlian MD, MPH; in contract with APA Publishing

Self(ie)-Recognition

an ethnographic exploration of how trans individuals resolve tensions between seeking self-recognition of an internal authentic truth versus external recognition, or legibility, as desired [Manuscript accepted by Studies in Gender and Sexuality; poster presentation at APA 2021]

Terminal Transition

Conducted ethnographic research on the violence incurred by societal narratives of gender “transition” as a finite, terminal process [book manuscript and 1 paper manuscript submitted; 2 poster presentations at LGBT Health Workforce Conference 2021; 1 oral presentation at GLMA 2021; 1 oral presentation at APHA 2021; 1st prize at Columbia VP&S Student Research Day; 1 manuscript in preparation]