TropMed21 - Session 53 - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ) Health in Low- and Middle-Income Countries and Displaced Populations: The Struggle for Global Health Equity

Dr. David Vu and Dr. Andrea Weckman hosted a symposium on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, and queer (LGBTIQ+) health in low- and middle-income contries and displaced populations.

1. Dr. Tonia Poteat, from University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, presents on barriers and facilitators of care for transgender women in South Africa.

2. Gabriel Schirvar, from the International Organization for Migration, presents on health considerations for LGBTIQ+ persons in displacement.

3. Eric Gitari, from Harvard Law School, presents on LGBTIQ human rights, sharing a Kenyan experience.