Gender Diversity Week

In April 2022, the Netter Pride Alliance hosted a Gender Diversity Week, featuring two seminar sessions about transgender health, in collaboration with the Netter Health Equity Series, the launch of Netter’s first ever OUTList and ALLYList and ending with a social with Quinnipiac Law School’s OUTLaw and UConn School of Medicine’s LGBTQ interest group.

Netter Pride Alliance Match Panel

On April 1, the Netter Pride Alliance hosted its annual NPA Match Panel. Three NPA members, M4 students who are graduating this year, shared their perspectives on what made their match process successful. This year, among other places, NPA members matched in orthopedics at the University of California San Francisco and in internal medicine at…

2021 Pride: Meet the LGBTQ+ Community at Netter

The Student Affairs Office at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine has partnered up with the Netter Pride Alliance to feature a selection of profiles of Netter LGBTQ+ community members. Whether they identify as LGBTQ+ and/or work to advance LGBTQ+ issues, this group is just a small sample of Netter students dedicated to…

Watch the Recording of Two-Spirit Event

NPA and Indigenous Voices Initiative hosted two speakers to discuss the complexities of Two Spirit/Native LGBTQ identity and how it may not coincide with the practice of asking/utilizing gender pronouns: Elton Naswood, Capacity Building Consultant and LGBTQ/Two Spirit Advocate, and Dr. Andrea N. Garcia, Director of Culturally Centered Integrated Care at LA County Department of…

Trans Health Conference

The Netter Pride Alliance is hosting our 2020  Transgender Healthcare Conference on Oct 15, 5-8pm, organized as a part of the October Pride Month. We are thrilled to welcome three speakers working at the forefront of advancing transgender healthcare and serving the LGBTQ+ community. This event is sponsored by the IDC. Dr. Frances Grimstad, an Attending in the…


Join the Netter Pride Alliance in welcoming three patient panelists from the LGBTQIA community on October 9th, 12-1 pm. This event is part of the October Pride month series of events organized by the NPA.

LGBT health conference funding opportunities

There are two upcoming conferences in the fall of 2020 that NPA members can attend with NPA Conference Funding. The first is WPATH, which has a unique surgeon’s program for all budding surgeons and the second is Advancing Excellence in Transgender Health by Harvard Medical School and the Fenway Institute. WPATH26TH SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM – VIRTUALLY, NOVEMBER 6-10,…

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