Transgender Health is the first peer-reviewed, open access journal (free to read) dedicated to addressing the healthcare needs of transgender individuals throughout the lifespan and identifying gaps in knowledge as well as priority areas where policy development and research are needed to achieve healthcare equity. Transgender Health is published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. publishers. http://online.liebertpub.com/toc/trgh/1/1
PFLAG’s LGBT Parents Forum Group meets in Columbia the third Monday of every month. Open to all, LBGT or otherwise. www.pflagmd.org
To learn more about how to be a supportive parent, family member, or friend to a loved one who is transgender – and to download a free copy of PFLAG National’s newest publication, “Our Trans Loved Ones: Questions and Answers for Parents, Families, and Friends of People Who Are Transgender and Gender Expansive.” Visit community.pflag.org/transgender
To learn more about how to be an ally to a trans person, visit PFLAG’s Straight for Equity site and check out their “Guide to Being a Trans Ally” publication. www.straightforequity.org/trans
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