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Research Studies

Research in the Division of Gender, Sexuality, and Health is conducted through approximately 40 individual studies involving more than 100 investigators from disciplines including psychology, psychiatry, public health, anthropology, sociology, and social work.

Particular emphasis is placed on issues relating to prevention, treatment, and care for HIV/AIDS both in the U.S. and globally, and on the health of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) children, adolescents, elders, partners, families, and communities.

The links below will bring you to studies within the two major domains of focus within the Division:


HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies

The HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies conducts research on HIV prevention, treatment and care. through the lens of gender, sexuality, and mental health.

The Program for the Study of LGBT Health

The Program for the Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Health promotes the health and wellness of LGBT persons through research, clinical practice, education, and policy


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