Center for LGBTQ Health

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Center for LGBTQ Health

The Center for LGBTQ Health is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals through research, education, clinical practice and community outreach.

Leading the way in the center's establishment are Dr. Scott Rodgers and Dr. Leandro Mena, chair of the Department of Population Health. Rodgers is a professor and chair of the Psychiatry department, and Mena is a professor of population health, medicine and infectious diseases. 

The center's faculty and staff aims to train the next generation of researchers, educators and clinicians in LGBTQ health needs and to enhance cultural competence in LGBTQ health throughout UMMC.

For more information, contact Dr. Scott Rodgers or Dr. Leandro Mena.