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National Institute of Health (NIH)- LGBT Health Projects
Below are currently funded National
Institute of Health Projects involving LGBT Populations,
excluding projects solely focused on HIV-related issues.
We hope that you find this information helpful. To do further
research, information on each project can
be found in the CRISP database: http://crisp.cit.nih.gov.
To use CRISP, click on the graphic on the left that says "Go
to CRISP query form." You can then go down to "PI
Name" and type in the name of the Principal Investigator
that you're interested in. Click "Submit Query" and
the grant information will come up. If there's more than
one grant for the PI, you'll get a list and you can then
click on each one.
Principal Investigator, Institution, "Project Title"
J. Michael Bailey, Northwestern Univ., "Is Female Sexual
Arousal Target Specific?"
Kristin P. Beals, UCLA, "Stigmatized Identity, Psychological
and Physical Health"
Sheri A. Berenbaum, Penn State Univ., "Hormonal Influences
on Human Sexually-Dimorphic Behavior"
Melissa P. Clark, Brown Univ., "Comprehensive Cancer
Screenings Among Unmarried Women"
Susan D. Cochran/Vickie Mays, UCLA, "Mental Health Disorders
in a Sexual Minority Population"
Anthony R. D'Augelli, Penn State Univ., "Victimization
and Mental Health Among High Risk Youths"
Rafael M. Diaz, San Francisco State Univ., "Drug Use
and Risky Sexual Behavior in Latino Gay Men"
Noreen W. Esposito, Columbia University, "Pilot--Experiencing
Discrimination: Instrument Development"
Michael J. Feldman, New York State Psychiatric Institute, "Adolescent
Substance Use, Suicide, and Sexual Orientation"
Perry N. Halkitis, New York Univ., "Club Drug Use and
Men's Health--A Community Study"
Melissa M. Hines, UCLA, "Hormonal Influences on Neural-Behavioral
Tonda L. Hughes, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago, "Sexual
Identity and Drinking: A Longitudinal Followup"
Gary L. Humfleet, Univ. of California, San Francisco, "LGBT
Internet-based Smoking Treatment"
Emilia L. Lombardi, UCLA, "Substance Use and Treatment
Within a Transgender Sample"
Ruth E. Malone, Univ. of California, San Francisco, "Tobacco
Industry Targeting of Gays and Lesbians"
Ilan H. Meyer, Columbia Univ., "Stress, Identity, and
Heino Meyer-Bahlburg, Columbia Univ., "Psychobiology
of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)"
Claude J. Migeonm, Johns Hopkins Univ., "Study of Women
with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia"
William G. Reiner, Johns Hopkins Univ., "Gender Identity--Sex
Reassignment Due to Genital Defects"
Elizabeth M. Saewyc, Univ. of Minnesota, "Bisexual Youth
in Risk and Resilience Studies"
Lowell J. Taylor, Carnegie Mellon Univ., "Demographic
Study of Alternative Household Structures"
Karina L. Walters, Univ. of Washington, "Health Survey
of Two-Spirited Native Americans"
Dorinda L. Welle, National Development & Research Institutes, "LGBTQ
Youth: Developmental Complexity in the Age of HIV"
Frank Y. Wong, George Washington Univ., "Sexuality,
HIV, and Drug Use in 3 Groups of Asian Gay/Bi/MSM"
Rebecca M. Young, National Development & Research Institutes, "Measuring
Sexual Minority Status Among Women Drug Users"
The Family Acceptance Project
A community research and provider training initiative to study the impact of family acceptance and rejection on the health and development of lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) and transgender youth who identify as LGB.