You can find information on LGBTQ reports, funding, research measures, professional organizations, and webinars for LGBTQ research investigators below:

LGBTQ Health

The Health of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People Building a Foundation for Better Understanding
Institute of Medicine 
Healthy People 2020 is the federal government's prevention agenda for building a healthier nation. It is a statement of national health objectives designed to identify the most significant preventable threats to health and to establish national goals to reduce these threats.


LGBT Research Support, Awards and Resources
American Psychological Association

Sexual & Gender Minority Research Office (SGMRO)
National Institues of Health


Evaluations of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Survey Measures: What Have We Learned? 
NIH Sexual and Gender Minority Research Office

GASP Data Base
The GLBT Alliance in Social and Personality Psychology - This free public resource provides "one-stop shopping" for researchers seeking measures designed for lesbian/gay/bisexual issues or populations. You can browse the entire list, or you can search for measures focusing on particular topics.

Measuring Bullying Victimization, Perpetration, and Bystander Experiences: A Compendium of Assessment Tools 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

PhenX Toolkit

Funded by NIH, the PhenX Toolkit (consensus measures for Phenotypes and eXposures) provides recommended standard data collection protocols for conducting biomedical research.

Professional Organizations

American Association of Suicidology

The membership of AAS includes mental health and public health professionals, researchers, suicide prevention and crisis intervention centers, school districts, crisis center volunteers, survivors of suicide loss, attempt survivors, and a variety of lay persons who have in interest in suicide prevention. Special Populations: LGBT

American College Health Association: LGBTQ+ Health Coalition
The LGBTQ+ Health Coalition is centered on the health and professional issues of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender persons, and allies. 

American Public Health Association: The LGBT Caucus of Public Health Workers
A group founded with the goal of increasing emphasis on LGBT issues within the APHA and the field of public health as a whole.

Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies: Study of GLBT Issues
This Yahoo Group, comprised of over 150 members, provides support for and space for dialogue among clinicians interested in working to improve the mental health of LGBT individuals, through an increased focus on research and training.

National Council on Family Relations
The National Council on Family Relations is the oldest nonprofit, nonpartisan, multidisciplinary professional association focused solely on family research, practice, and education. GLBT Focus Group

National Latinx Psychological Association
The National Latinx Psychological Association (NLPA) is a national organization of mental health professionals, academics, researchers, and students whose objective is to generate and advance psychological knowledge and foster its effective application for the benefit of the Latinx population. Orgullo Latinx: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity SIG

Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA)
The Research Society on Alcoholism serves as a meeting ground for scientists in the broad areas of alcoholism and alcohol-related problems. The Society promotes research and the acquisition and dissemination of scientific knowledge. 

Society for Personality and Social Psychology
The Society for Personality and Social Psychology, founded in 1974, is the world’s largest organization of social and personality psychologists. With over 7,500 members, SPSP strives to advance the science, teaching, and application of social and personality psychology. GLBT Alliance in Social and Personality Psychology

Society for Prevention Research
The Society for Prevention Research is an organization dedicated to advancing scientific investigation on the etiology and prevention of social, physical and mental health and academic problems and on the translation of that information to promote health and well being.

Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD)
The Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) advances developmental science and promotes its use to improve human lives.

Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA)
The Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA) is a rapidly growing, dynamic society focused on the theoretical, empirical, and policy research issues of adolescence. 



Understanding the Health Needs of LGBTQ People

GLSEN Research Webinars

Research Organizations

Research at Other Organizations