Transgender Health Resources
Professional Resources for Clinicians
Accord Alliance promotes comprehensive and integrated approaches to care that enhance the health and well-being of people and families affected by differences of sex development (DSD)
Clinician Consultation Center(nccc.ucsf.edu)
The Clinician Consultation Center’s mission is to improve patient health outcomes by building the capacity of healthcare providers through expert clinical consultation and education. All services are cost-free and confidential.
Guidelines for the Primary and Gender-Affirming Care of Transgender and Gender Nonbinary People(www.transhealth.ucsf.edu)
These guidelines aim to address these disparities by equipping primary care providers and health systems with the tools and knowledge to meet the health care needs of their transgender and gender nonconforming patients.
LGBT Training Curricula for Behavioral Health and Primary Care Practitioners – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration(www.samhsa.gov)
SAMHSA and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) have compiled a list of professional training curricula to improve the health and well-being of the LGBT population.
The National LGBT Health Education Center – A Program of the Fenway Institute(www.lgbthealtheducation.org)
The National LGBT Health Education Center provides educational programs, resources, and consultation to health care organizations with the goal of optimizing quality, cost-effective health care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people.
Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Resources(www.cdc.gov)
Resources from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for Providers and Consumers
World Professional Association for Transgender Health(www.wpath.org)
The World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH), formerly known as the (Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria Association (HBIGDA), is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, interdisciplinary professional and educational organization devoted to transgender health.
GLMA – Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality(glmaimpak.networkats.com)
Are you lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender and looking for a healthcare professional you can trust? GLMA’s online Provider Directory can help. Search for primary care providers, specialists, therapists, dentists and other health professionals in your area. The service is free and you do not need to register.
Patient Advocacy Resources
Focused on translating global goals, objectives, and targets into local implementation plans, the Fast-Track Cities (FTCI) is meant to build upon, strengthen, and leverage existing HIV-specific and -related programs and resources.
GLSEN seeks to develop school climates where difference is valued for the positive contribution it makes in creating a more vibrant and diverse community. GLSEN welcomes any and all individuals as members, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or occupation, who are committed to seeing this philosophy realized in K-12 schools.
Project Inform encourages the development of better treatments and cures for both HIV and hepatitis C. Project Inform advocates for innovative, medically-based prevention strategies, provides up-to-date, life-saving information to help people living with HIV and hep C make the best choices regarding their treatment and car, and presses governments to set policies and assure unlimited access to affordable health care that will one day end the HIV and hep C epidemics.
Prevention Access Campaign is a health equity initiative to end the dual epidemics of HIV and HIV-related stigma by empowering people with and vulnerable to HIV with accurate and meaningful information about their social, sexual, and reproductive health.