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This guide offers resources on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) health.

LGBT Health News

This news feed on LGBT health is provided by the Gay & Lesbian Medical Association. See the General Resources page of this guide for more information on the GLMA.

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LGBT Health Events in the Bay Area

The UCSF LGBT Resource Center sponsors many LGBT health-related events.



UCSF Chancellor's Awards for GLBT Leadership. Each year the UCSF Chancellor recognizes one member each from UCSF faculty, UCSF staff, and UCSF student, residency, or fellowship programs for leadership in promoting GLBT visibility, mutual respect, understanding, and appreciation of diversity, mentoring, and medical education. See an article on the 2012 award recipients, and see a video of the awards ceremony on the LGBT Populations page of this guide. 

LGBTQ Coffee Hour at Parnassus. Thursdays, 3:30-4:30pm Courtyard (Nursing) Cafe. For more information or to make sure the coffee hour is happening in a given week, email

LGBTQ Meet & Greet at Mission Bay. Fridays at noon, Cafe 24, 2nd Floor, Genentech Hall. For more information contact or

Bent: An LGBTQ Student Social/Support Group. 1st & 3rd Wednesdays, Fall & Winter Quarters, Parnassus campus. Email for more info.

Prostate Cancer Support Group for Gay Men & Partners. 1st & 3rd Wednesdays, 6-7:30pm, Room B704, Mt. Zion Hospital, 1600 Divisadero. Interested participants should contact Vittorio Cornelli, PsyD, at 415-476-0468 or by email at

LGBT Health Organizations in the Bay Area and California

Bay Area and California statewide organizations for LGBT health are featured here, while national LGBT health organizations are found on the General Resources page. 

LGBT Community Organizations in the Bay Area

Here are some of the many LGBT community centers and other organizations in the Bay Area.