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Medical Students for Gender and Sexuality Advancement

Faculty Advisor: Jaime M. Franco, PhD


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


  • 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
Stonewall Legal Alliance

Michael Delgado

Michael Delgado

Wilson Mourad

Wilson Mourad

scott leary

Vice President:
Scott Leary