J Sch Health 2021 Sep 22. Epub 2021 Sep 22.
Director of Transgender Research, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Director of Transgender Health Research and Affiliated Research Scientist, The Fenway Institute at Fenway Health, 221 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA, 02215.
Background: Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer and questioning (LGBTQ) youth experience poor physical and mental health outcomes relative to their non-LGBTQ peers. School health professionals (SHPs), such as school nurses, play a key role in addressing LGBTQ student health needs. However, few studies examine school health needs of LGBTQ students from both the youth and SHP perspective. Read More