Free public lecture: LGBT Health: Compelling evidence from the UK

When:
February 26, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
2018-02-26T18:30:00+00:00
2018-02-26T21:00:00+00:00
Where:
Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution
16-18 Queen Square
Bath BA1 2HN
UK
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Tamsyn Hawken & Laura Medina-Perucha

FREE. OPEN TO ALL. NO NEED TO BOOK.

Joanna will provide an overview of recent research carried out in the UK exploring health disparities experienced by lesbian gay bisexual and trans* (LGBT) people, presenting findings from quantitative and qualitative studies and weaving together a compelling argument for increased interventions, research and data monitoring for this group.

Dr Joanna Semlyen is a Health Care and Professionals Council (HCPC) Registered Health Psychologist, a British Psychological Society (BPS) Chartered Psychologist, a Public Health Specialist, an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society and is Past Chair of the British Psychological Society’s Psychology of Sexualities section.

Dr Joanna Semlyen is an academic based at Norwich Medical School at the University of East Anglia with expertise in gender and sexual minorities. She has published a number of articles and book chapters in the field of LGBT health, is Consulting Editor for the Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity and has co-edited the journal Psychology of Sexualities Review. She has expertise is qualitative research methods and also survey methods, meta-analytic and pooling data techniques focusing on LGBT health outcomes, experiences and disparities.