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Centering Equity: Navigating the Social Context of Research with LQBTQ+ Populations

Apr 11, 2023 - Apr 11, 2023
SZB 2.624 (Parker Conference Room) or Zoom
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm (CST)

Join us for an inspiring talk on the vital role of research in addressing health and education disparities in the LGBTQ+ community. As part of TexCEP’s Equity series, this event will feature expert speakers who will share their insights and experiences on the importance of understanding and addressing the unique challenges faced by LGBTQ+ individuals in accessing quality healthcare and education.

Through engaging discussions, attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the issues that impact the LGBTQ+ community, including discrimination, stigma and social isolation. You’ll also learn about the latest research and innovative solutions that are helping to improve health and educational outcomes for LGBTQ+ individuals.

This talk is a must-attend event for anyone interested in promoting equity and inclusion in healthcare and education, and for those who want to make a meaningful difference in the lives of LGBTQ+ individuals. We look forward to seeing you there!


  • Dr. Stephen Russell, Director, School of Human Ecology College of Natural Sciences, Department Chair, Human Development and Family Sciences
  • Dr. Phillip Schnarrs, Associate Professor of Population Health Dell Medical School
  • Dr. Tres Hinds Postdoctoral Fellow, Steve Hicks School of Social Work, The University of Texas at Austin.

Registration is required for both the in-person and Zoom options. These TexCEP workshops are open to all UT Austin students, faculty, staff and members of the community.

Light snacks will be available for those attending in person.