Alumni Association - Connections Project

Creating a Welcoming Environment for LGBTQ Individuals

Desi Bailey, MD’75 has advocated for an equitable and welcoming environment for LGBTQ patients and healthcare workers throughout her career. In addition to other involvements, she was on the Board of Directors for GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBTQ Equality for 11 years and served as President from 2011 to 2013. 

In this video, Dr. Bailey shares steps healthcare professionals can take to make their practice and environment more inclusive for members of the LGBTQ community. 

If you are interested in learning more, please check out this free webinar series from GLMA, which explores the health concerns and healthcare of LGBTQ people. Additional information is available in the GLMA Handbook on LGBT Health. 

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