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Transgender Adolescents More Likely to Be Depressed

FAMILY | By EDGE | Jan 23
A new study based on data from the Sidney Borum Jr. Health Center shows what a handful of local and regional studies on transgender youth have long suggested: Transgender youth have disparately negative mental health outcomes.

Fenway Gets $800K To Study Health of FTM Transpeople

LOCAL | By EDGE | Oct 7
The Fenway Institute at Fenway Health has been approved for an $813,000 funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study the sexual health of female-to-male (FTM) transgender people.

Fenway Offers Free LGBT Health Care Webinar

PERSONAL TECH | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 26
The National LGBT Health Education Center at the Fenway Institute will host a free educational webinar, "Creating Inclusive Health Care Environments for LGBT Patients and Staff," on Wednesday, March 26.

Fenway & AIDS Action Screens "AIDS in Black America"

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 12
In Boston on Valentine’s Day, Friday, Feb. 14, AIDS Action will partner with Fenway Health and Harvard University Center for AIDS Research to screen the PBS documentary "Endgame: AIDS in Black America" followed by a discussion.

Fenway Boston and NIH Launch Anal Condom Study

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 17
The Fenway Institute in Boston has teamed up with the National Institutes of Health to begin enrolling male couples in a new clinical trial studying condoms for anal sex protection.

Fenway Health Launches Transgender Needs Assessment Survey

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 8
In an effort to assess the health of Massachusetts’s transgender and gender nonconforming adults, The Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition (MTPC) and Fenway Health have collaborated on a needs assessment study.

First-Ever Condom Summit Held at Fenway Health

HIV/AIDS | By Michelle Lim | Jul 8
The Victory Programs, in partnership with Fenway Health, is working to fight HIV with the 2013 Condom Summit: Condoms as Community Care, educating new generation about HIV and condom use.

Fenway Health Looks To Raise $1M Through Women’s Event

LOCAL | By Antoinette Weil | Apr 4
Fenway Health will host its 22nd Annual Women’s Dinner Party, and hopes that between this and its Men’s Dinner, they will raise $1M for programs and services.

South Boston arson deaths highlight domestic violence in same-sex relationships

NATIONAL | By Peter Cassels | Nov 16
A recent National Coalition for Anti-Violence Projects report on the problem of domestic violence in same-sex relationships highlighted a fire Nicole Chuminski allegedly set in a South Boston triple-decker in April, 2008, that killed two children and severely injured their mother.

Fenway and the MAC launch study on black gay men and HIV

NATIONAL | By Ethan Jacobs | Jul 16
Fenway Health study focuses on sexual health of black gay and bi men.

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