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Happy Father’s Day!

I was waiting in line with my step-son the other day and there was a display of Father’s Day merchandise in front of us. He is going to be six years old at the end of August, and has recently latched … Continue reading

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Virtual Coffee Hour for nurses working with LGBTQIA populations

On April 26, 2018 from 12-1pm Eastern time the LGBTQIA Health and Health Disparities RIG of the Eastern Nursing Research Society (ENRS) and Nursing Section of Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality (formerly GLMA) are co-hosting a virtual coffee hour for nurses interested … Continue reading

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Save the date – GLMA Nursing Summit, Wednesday, October 10, 2018

You are invited to participate in the GLMA Nursing Summit, which will take place prior to the GLMA Annual Conference on LGBT Health—the premier scientific conference on LGBTQ health. The Summit will be held at the Flamingo Hotel Las Vegas, located at … Continue reading

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Banned or Not, Avoiding These Words is a Concern

[Originally posted to the GLMA Nursing Section blog on 1/4/18.] In the wake of the article in the Washington Post on December 15 stating that the current administration has banned the use of specific words in budget documents from the … Continue reading

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Public Perceptions of Sexual Violence and the LGBT Community

Warning: This post contains sensitive content related to sexual violence. 2017 has been a year of renewed attention to sexuality, but in a different context than usual. From public protesting of sexual harassment at the Golden Globes to the resurgence … Continue reading

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