Community Transformation Grants Submission Deadline Fast Approaching

By Gustavo Torrez Program Manager, Network for LGBT Health Equity With the submission deadline just days away (9 days to be exact), we are sure many of you are feverishly writing the best application possible. We want to know how things are going… Is your state or county including LGBT Communities in their plan? IsContinue reading “Community Transformation Grants Submission Deadline Fast Approaching”

PopCtr Mtg: Panel Discussion on Probability and Non-Probability Methods

by Scout Director, Network for LGBT Health Equity A project of The Fenway Institute in Boston, MA SCIENCEBABBLE ALERT – This is a meeting for scientists, despite my efforts, some of this may get technical. 411 on the issue Probability sampling = getting a group of people for your research that is statistically proven toContinue reading “PopCtr Mtg: Panel Discussion on Probability and Non-Probability Methods”

Center for Population Research in LGBT Health Holds Annual Convening

by Scout Director, Network for LGBT Health Equity A project of The Fenway Institute in Boston, MA My Non-Sampling Error Experience Ok, I’ve fled from the very exciting Netroots Nation conference to get back to Boston because today and tomorrow mark the 3rd annual convening of one of The Fenway Institute’s other major initiatives, theContinue reading “Center for Population Research in LGBT Health Holds Annual Convening”

Breaking News! NY Hospitals Announce Mandatory LGBT Cultural Competency Trainings

by Scout Director, Network for LGBT Health Equity A project of The Fenway Institute in Boston, MA Reporting from Bellevue Hospital, NY I’m down here in NYC and very, very happy to be at the press conference where New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation just announced mandatory LGBT cultural competency training for all theirContinue reading “Breaking News! NY Hospitals Announce Mandatory LGBT Cultural Competency Trainings”

♫ ♬ It’s a Grand Day for… LGBT Cultural Competency Trainings in Iowa

by Emilia Dunham Reporting from Des Moines, Iowa on our LGBT Cultural Competency Training and GLBT Health Initiative Meeting On Monday April 18 Gustavo and I led a training of the Department of Health on LGBT cultural competency and LGBT tobacco. This was the first state training I have been involved with, and it wasContinue reading “♫ ♬ It’s a Grand Day for… LGBT Cultural Competency Trainings in Iowa”

North Dakota will ALWAYS hold a special place in my heart!

First, as some of you may or may not know the Network is available to conduct LGBT Cultural Competency Trainings. A major goal of the Network is to assist states in closing disparity gaps in LGBT tobacco control. We have crafted an amazing LGBT Cultural Competency Training that will leave participants with a stronger understandingContinue reading “North Dakota will ALWAYS hold a special place in my heart!”