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UNDERSTANDING THE BARRIERS AND FACILITATORS TO HEALTH CARE ACCESS AMONG YOUNG LESBIANS

Principal investigator

Perry Halkitis,
Professor Emeritus
Director, Center for Health, Identity, Behavior, and Prevention Studies (CHIBPS)

Description

This quantitative study seeks to more fully explicate the dynamics associated with accessing care among YWSW. We will (1) identify the extent to which YWSW have access to health care facilities that serve the LGBT population; (2) disentangle the roles that sexual orientation and sexual behavior may play in preventing the access of consistent and appropriate care of YWSW; (3) delineate the patterns by which YWSW.

Location

New York, NY