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March 29, 2021
LGBTQ Health, STDs/STIs/HBV/HCV
Comments on USPSTF Recommendations on Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Screenings
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February 24, 2021
LGBTQ Health, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, Trans Health
Four Corners – Health Research Priorities Among TNB Communities Report
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February 24, 2021
LGBTQ Health, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, Trans Health
Four Corners – Health Research Priorities Among TNB Communities – Community Report
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December 17, 2020
DC Legislation and Policies, HIV, Poverty Issues, Trans Discrimination, Trans Health
Improving Laws and Policies to Protect Sex Workers and Promote Health and Wellbeing
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December 4, 2020
Medicaid, Medicare and Other Public Benefit Programs
Comments Opposing HHS Proposed Rule on Securing Timely Regulatory Evaluations
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September 22, 2020
Poverty Issues, Trans Discrimination, Trans Health
Comments Opposing HUD Proposed Rule on Admission Determinates Based on Sex
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September 2, 2020
LGBTQ Discrimination, Social Security
Whitman-Walker Statement on Injunction in Walker v. Azar
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August 10, 2020
Immigration
Comments Opposing USCIS Proposed Rule on Security Bars and Processing
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July 15, 2020
Immigration
Comments in Opposition to Changing Asylum Standards
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June 20, 2020
Poverty Issues, Social Security
Comments to Office of Management and Budget on Poverty-Related Inflation Measures
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June 15, 2020
DC Legislation and Policies
Testimony on the MPD Budget Oversight Hearing
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April 20, 2020
Immigration
Comments Opposed to Proposed Changes to Procedures for Asylum and Bars to Asylum Eligibility
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February 19, 2020
DC Legislation and Policies, HIV, HIV+ Elders, LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, LGBTQ+ Elders
Testimony on Care for LGBTQ Seniors and Seniors with HIV Amendment Act of 2019
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February 4, 2020
Maryland Legislation and Policies, Trans Discrimination, Trans Health
Testimony in support of House Bill 427 Action for Change of Name – Waiver of Publication Requirement
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January 30, 2020
Disability, HIV, Poverty Issues, Social Security
Comments Opposed to the SSA proposed rulemaking on Continuing Disability Reviews
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January 24, 2020
LGBTQ Health, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, Trans Discrimination, Trans Health
Comments on NIH FY2021-2025 Strategic Plan for SOGI Research
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January 13, 2020
Immigration, Trans Discrimination, Trans Health
Whitman-Walker’s Comments to DHS Opposing Restrictions on Employment Authorizations for Asylum…
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December 30, 2019
Immigration, Poverty Issues
Comments Opposing USCIS Fee Schedule Changes, Asylum Fees, and Interdepartmental Transfer
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December 19, 2019
Immigration
Comments of Whitman-Walker Health In Opposition To Proposed Changes To Nondiscriminati…
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December 19, 2019
Immigration
Comments Opposing the Implementation of Bilateral Asylum Coop. Agreements
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December 19, 2019
Behavioral Health, DC Legislation and Policies, LGBTQ Health
Testimony to DC Council in Support of Art Therapy Licensure
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December 16, 2019
HIV, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Comments On the Triannual Information Collection for End the HIV Epidemic Plan RWHAP Recipients
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December 4, 2019
DC Legislation and Policies, HIV, Maryland Legislation and Policies, Presentations, Virginia Legislation and Policies
HIV, Criminal Laws, and Privacy Rights – Washington AIDS Partnership Health Corps
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December 3, 2019
Behavioral Health, HIV
Statement in Support of Safehouse and Supervised Consumption Sites
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November 20, 2019
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health
Victory in Our Litigation Against the HHS Denial of Care Rule
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November 11, 2019
DC Legislation and Policies, Immigration
Statement in Support of Standby Guardianship Bill in DC
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November 11, 2019
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, Trans Discrimination
Statement on the November 6 and 7 Federal Court Decisions Striking Down the HHS Denial of Care Rule
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November 8, 2019
Immigration
Comments Opposing Removal of 30-Day Processing Requirement for Asylum-related Employment Authorization Documents
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November 6, 2019
DC Legislation and Policies, LGBTQ Discrimination, Trans Discrimination
Testimony Supporting Bills Abolishing Gay & Trans Panic Defense in DC
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October 28, 2019
HIV, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Strengthening CDC Recommendations for HIV Testing in Adults, Adolescents, and Pregnant Women in Health-Care Settings
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October 25, 2019
Immigration
Comments Opposing the Reorganization of the Executive Office of Immigration Review
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October 17, 2019
DC Legislation and Policies, LGBTQ Discrimination, Trans Discrimination, Trans Health
Testimony in Support of B23-0318 Community Safety and Health Amendment Act of 2019
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September 23, 2019
Immigration
Comments Opposing Expanded Expedited Removal Policy
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September 14, 2019
Behavioral Health, HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, Presentations, STDs/STIs/HBV/HCV
Federal HIV Policy: Contradictions, Opportunities, and Challenges presented at GLMA 2019
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September 14, 2019
Behavioral Health, DC Legislation and Policies, HIV, Presentations, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, Trans Discrimination, Trans Health
Transgender Women Sex Workers in DC: Criminal Laws and Healthcare Barriers – GLMA Annual Conference
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September 13, 2019
HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Youth, PrEP, Presentations
PrEP, TelePrEP, and Long-Acting PrEP: Legal and Policy Issues in the Current and Future HIV Landscape presented at GLMA 2019
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September 11, 2019
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, Presentations
Best and Promising Practices in LGBT Cultural Competence Training presented at GLMA 2019
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August 15, 2019
Immigration
Comments Opposing Interim Final Rule on Asylum Eligibility and Procedural Modifications
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August 13, 2019
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, Trans Discrimination, Trans Health
Comments Opposing HHS Proposed Rulemaking Undercutting Nondiscrimination Protections in the Affordable Care Act
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July 5, 2019
Immigration
Additional Comments to Dept. of Homeland Sec. Opposing Proposed Changes to Eligibility for Fee Waivers
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June 3, 2019
Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, STDs/STIs/HBV/HCV
Comments to HHS on STD Federal Action Plan
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May 28, 2019
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, Trans Discrimination, Trans Health
Federal Court Complaint Challenging the HHS Denial of Healthcare Rule
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April 15, 2019
Immigration
Comments opposing Homeland Security proposed fraud tip sheet for people seeking immigration relief.
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April 9, 2019
LGBTQ Health, LGBTQ Youth, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, Trans Health
Comments on the Youth Empowerment Information, Data Collection, and Exploration on Avoidance of Sex Survey
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March 11, 2019
HIV, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Comments on the National HIV/AIDS Strategy
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March 11, 2019
Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, STDs/STIs/HBV/HCV
Comments on the National Viral Hepatitis Action Plan
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March 4, 2019
HIV, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, Trans Health
Comments in Support of Proposed HIV-Related Study of Transgender Women
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February 11, 2019
Behavioral Health, DC Legislation and Policies
Testimony to DC Council on Responses to the District‚ Substance Use and Overdose Crisis
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February 2, 2019
HIV, LGBTQ Health, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Comments to CDC on proposed study of web-based outreach to Black and Hispanic/Latino MSM for HIV testing and prevention
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January 25, 2019
Behavioral Health, HIV, HIV+ Elders, Social Security
Comments to HHS opposing proposed rule allowing Medicare Part D drug plans to restrict coverage of essential medications for HIV and mental illness.
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December 10, 2018
Immigration, Poverty Issues
Comments to Dept. of Homeland Security Opposing Proposed Changes to the Public Charge Rule
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November 27, 2018
Immigration, Poverty Issues
Comments to Dept. of Homeland Security Opposing Proposed Changes to Eligibility for Fee Waivers
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November 7, 2018
DC Legislation and Policies, LGBTQ Discrimination
Testimony to the DC Council on Bill 22-1001, the Health Insurance Marketplace Improvement Act
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October 31, 2018
DC Legislation and Policies, LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Testimony to DC Council Supporting Bill 22-840, the LGBTQ Health Data Collection Amendment Act
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October 12, 2018
DC Legislation and Policies, Presentations, Trans Health
Improving Laws and Policies to Protect LGBT Sex Workers – GLMA Annual Conference
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October 11, 2018
HIV, Presentations
HIV Treatment as Prevention: Benefits and Risks of U=U Messaging – GLMA Annual Conference
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October 11, 2018
PrEP, Presentations
Legal Issues Affecting PrEP Utilization – GLMA Annual Conference
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October 9, 2018
DC Legislation and Policies, Immigration, Poverty Issues
Testimony to DC Council on Bill 22-877, the Protecting Immigrants From Extortion Amendment Act
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September 5, 2018
LGBTQ Discrimination, Trans Discrimination, Trans Health
Comments to Dept. of Veterans Affairs Opposing Exclusion of Gender Alteration From Medical Benefits
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July 30, 2018
HIV, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, Trans Health
Comments to the Centers for Disease Control on Proposed HIV-Related Study of Transgender Women
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July 2, 2018
HIV, Social Security
Response to HHS Request for Information on Approaches to Administrative Simplification
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June 26, 2018
HIV, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, Trans Health
Comments on FY 2021-2023 Trans-NIH Strategic Plan for HIV and HIV-Related Research
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May 31, 2018
HIV, Presentations, Social Security
The Protective Health Effect of Legal Services for People Living With HIV – Abstract, SYNChronicity
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March 28, 2018
LGBTQ Discrimination
Comments to HHS Opposing Proposed Rule Endorsing Religious-Based Discrimination in Health Care
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March 20, 2018
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ+ Elders, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Comments to HHS ACL Urging Inclusion of Question on Gender Identity in Surveys of Older Americans
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March 1, 2018
Behavioral Health, HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, LGBTQ Youth, Poverty Issues
National Report on LGBTQ Poverty (Chapter 5, Health and Wellness, Written by Whitman-Walker)
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January 31, 2018
HIV, Presentations
Criminalizing Sex Work: Exploring the Full Scope of the Law – Creating Change
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December 6, 2017
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health
Comments Opposing Interim Rules on Religious and Moral Restrictions on Contraception in Health Plans
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November 20, 2017
Behavioral Health, LGBTQ Health, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, Social Security
Comments to HHS on Request for Information Posed by the CMS Innovation Center
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October 24, 2017
DC Legislation and Policies, Poverty Issues
Testimony to the DC Council on Bills Proposing to Amend the Universal Paid Leave Act
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September 28, 2017
DC Legislation and Policies, Immigration, Poverty Issues
Testimony to DC Council on Bill 22-228, the Safe Disposal of Pharmaceuticals Amendment Act
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September 28, 2017
DC Legislation and Policies
Testimony to DC Council on Bill 22-333, the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Signature Authority Amendment Act
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September 28, 2017
DC Legislation and Policies, HIV, Poverty Issues
Testimony to DC Council on Bill 33-350, the Home Visiting Services Pilot Program Establishment Act
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September 14, 2017
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, Presentations
LGBT Cultural Competence Training: What Does It Really Accomplish? – GLMA Annual Conference
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September 14, 2017
HIV, Poverty Issues, Presentations
Protective Health Effect of Legal Intervention On People Living with HIV – GLMA Annual Conference
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August 21, 2017
HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, PrEP
Letter to CVS Caremark on problems with company policy on coverage of Post-Exposure Prophylaxis
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August 21, 2017
HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, PrEP
Letter to UnitedHealthcare on problems with company policy on coverage of Post-Exposure Prophylaxis
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July 13, 2017
Behavioral Health, DC Legislation and Policies, HIV, LGBTQ Health, LGBTQ Youth, Poverty Issues, PrEP, STDs/STIs/HBV/HCV
Testimony to the DC Council on Sexual Assault Victim and Sex Trafficking Reform Bills
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June 30, 2017
LGBTQ Health, LGBTQ Youth, LGBTQ+ Elders, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Response to NIH Request for Information on Inclusion of Youth and Older Persons in Clinical Research
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May 19, 2017
DC Legislation and Policies, Social Security
Testimony to DC Council on Bill 22-231, the DC HealthCare Alliance Amendment Act
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May 12, 2017
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Comments Opposing HHS Proposal to Stop Collecting Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data
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March 28, 2017
HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Testimony to the FDA Blood Products Advisory Committee on Need to Reform Blood Donation Policies
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March 7, 2017
Poverty Issues, Social Security
Comments to HHS Opposing Proposed Market Stabilization Rules Under the Affordable Care Act
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November 23, 2016
HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Comments to FDA on Further Changes to Policy Restricting Cay and Bisexual Men From Donating Blood
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September 16, 2016
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, Presentations
Addressing LGBT Discrimination and Lack of LGBT-Competent Healthcare, and GLMA Annual Conference
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August 22, 2016
HIV+ Elders, LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ+ Elders, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Comments to HHS Adm. On Community Living on Need to Assess the Health Needs of LGBT Older Adults
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July 20, 2016
Immigration
Comments to Homeland Security on Proposed Revisions to Application for Temporary Protected Status
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June 23, 2016
DC Legislation and Policies, Immigration, Trans Discrimination
Testimony to DC Council Supporting Driver License and Identity Document Reform Bills
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March 25, 2016
LGBTQ Discrimination, Social Security, Trans Discrimination
Comments to U.S. Department of Labor on Rulemaking on Sex Discrimination in DOL-Funded Programs
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March 17, 2016
Comments on Proposed Department of Labor Rule on Paid Sick Leave Requirements for Federal Contractors, Supporting Recognition of Same-Sex Relationships
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March 17, 2016
DC Legislation and Policies, LGBTQ Health, LGBTQ Youth
Comments on Proposed Health Education Standards to the DC Office of the State Superintendent of Education
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December 11, 2015
HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Supplemental Comments to FDA on Policy Restricting Gay and Bisexual Men From Donating Blood
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December 7, 2015
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, Presentations
Health Challenges for LGBT People: The Law‚ Contribution to the Problem and to the Solution, Presentation to the American Bar Association Health Law Summit”
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November 10, 2015
DC Legislation and Policies, LGBTQ Youth, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Letter to DC Council in Support of B21-0361, Youth Suicide Prevention and School Climate Survey Act of 2015
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November 8, 2015
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, Social Security
United States of America before the Department of Health and Human Services Comments of Whitman-Walker Health on Proposed Rules to Implement Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act
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November 2, 2015
LGBTQ Health, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Comments on the NIH FY 2016-2020 Strategic Plan to Advance Research on LGBT Health
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October 28, 2015
DC Legislation and Policies, LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health
Testimony to the DC Council Committee on Health and Human Services in Support of Bill 21-168, the LGBTQ Cultural Competency Training Bill
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September 9, 2015
HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, Presentations
Tips for Navigating Workplace Issues When Living With HIV’ Presentation to the National Working Positive Coalition‚ Institute on HIV and Employment”
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July 23, 2015
Behavioral Health, DC Legislation and Policies, LGBTQ+ Elders
Testimony to the DC Council Committee on Health and Human Services on Bill 21-38, the ¨Death With Dignity Act of 2015¨
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July 14, 2015
HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas
Comments to FDA on Proposed Changes to Policy Restricting Gay and Bisexual Men From Donating Blood
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June 29, 2015
DC Legislation and Policies, LGBTQ+ Elders, Trans Discrimination
Testimony to the DC Council Committee on Health and Human Services on Bill 21-171, “The Health Care Decisions Act of 2015”
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June 24, 2015
HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, Presentations
Uses of the Criminal Law to Control HIV Transmission: The U.S. Experience’ Presentation to the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University
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June 15, 2015
DC Legislation and Policies, HIV, Maryland Legislation and Policies, Presentations, Virginia Legislation and Policies
HIV, Criminal Laws, Public Health Laws, and Privacy Rights’ Presentation to the Washington School of Psychiatry
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May 29, 2015
LGBTQ Health, Research – Protocols and Federal Agendas, Social Security
Comments to HHS on Proposed Collection of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data in Certified Health IT Systems
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May 1, 2015
HIV, LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, Presentations
Anti-discrimination Laws and Religious Exemptions: Implications for LGBT People and Persons Living With HIV – Internal Presentation to Whitman-Walker Staff
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March 6, 2015
LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health
Amicus Brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in Obergefell v. Hodges (Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Case)
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September 11, 2014
Behavioral Health, LGBTQ Discrimination, LGBTQ Health, LGBTQ Youth, LGBTQ+ Elders, Maryland Legislation and Policies, Poverty Issues, Presentations, Social Security, Trans Discrimination, Trans Health
Medical Legal Partnerships: The Intersection of LGBT Health and Justice – Presentation at the GLMA Annual Conference
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May 27, 2014
Disability, HIV, Poverty Issues, Social Security
Comments to the Social Security Administration on Proposed Revised Medical Criteria for Evaluating HIV Infection as a Disability
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