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Education & Training

Culturally competent education and training for the LGBTQ community.

Research

Supporting LGBTQ health research efforts in our region

Community Engagement

Working with community-based organizations and engaging with LGBTQ and HIV+ patients

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Equitas Health Institute for LGBTQ Health Equity

UPCOMING EVENTS

LGBTQ+ Breast/Chest Health - Go Topless Once a Year

JUNE 25 | 7PM |  Mount Auburn Presbyterian Church | Cincinnati

An LGBTQ+ community conversation about breast/chest health promoting breast/chest care.

Including, but not limited to:

  • Trans men with or without top surgery
  • Trans women who have developed breasts via HRT
  • Non-binary folks who meet the criteria for breast/chest screenings

Join us and learn more about who needs screenings, when/how often screenings should occur, and why screenings are needed.

PRIZES! Free raffle entry for anyone who shows up.

Free T-Shirts & Caps: Participants receive a free "Go Topless Once A Year" t-shirt and cap while supplies last.

No matter who we are or how we feel about our bodies, one thing is true: We deserve mammography and chest wall care that affirms our bodies, genders, and identities.

This event is open to all. No registration required.


The Diversity Dish - The Gender Unicorn

JUNE 27 | 9AM |  The United Way of Central Ohio | Columbus

Understand sexual orientation, gender identities, where they overlap and where they don’t. Presented by Ramona Peel. Learn more.

The Diversity Dish offers monthly networking, free breakfast, and tips for helping your business or organization affirm LGBTQ+ employees, customers, and clients.


Brothers Who Brunch

JUNE 30 | 1PM |  The Harmony Project | Columbus

A new monthly gathering that provides a safe space for GBTQ men of color. Learn more


The Diversity Dish - Health Literacy

JULY 25 | 9AM |  The United Way of Central Ohio | Columbus

Our ability to access and understand health information and services impacts LGBTQ+ health. Presented by Charles Abernathy. Learn more.

The Diversity Dish offers monthly networking, free breakfast, and tips for helping your business or organization affirm LGBTQ+ employees, customers, and clients.


Transforming Care Conference

OCT 17 & 18 | The Fawcett Center | Columbus

We encourage activists, academics, community members, and health & social service professionals to attend this two-day conference that addresses health disparities affecting the LGBTQ and HIV/AIDS community. Learn more.


WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING

"I've learned to ask open questions to let the client know they can be open about their orientation or identity."

"I loved the discussion. Our office doesn't have these kinds of discussions very often."

"I appreciate the clear, straightforward help to better understand issues facing our LGBTQ neighbors/community."