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Medical Students for Gender and Sexuality Advancement

Faculty Advisor: Jaime M. Franco, PhD

Mission:

To increase awareness among the FIU HWCOM student body of LGBTQ health concerns, and to improve the competency and ability of HWCOM students to provide high-quality medical services to LGBTQ patients.

  • To address an unmet medical need
  • To improve access and equity in health care
  • To train future physicians to provide the best possible services to patients

Events:

  • Clinical Experience for HWCOM students in LGBTQ health at Care Resource Healthcare
  • Hands-on training and workshops in LGBTQ health
  • Annual AIDS Walk Miami
  • Research Opportunities
  • Volunteer Opportunities

Partners and Resources:

Care Resource http://www.careresource.org/
Stonewall Legal Alliance
http://law.fiu.edu/current-students/student-organizations/stonewall-legal-alliance/
FIU LGBTQA http://lgbt.fiu.edu/

Michael Delgado

Co-President:
Michael Delgado

Wilson Mourad

Co-President:
Wilson Mourad

scott leary

Vice President:
Scott Leary