VUSNAPS

sociologist. educator. thought leader. 

With multiple coauthors, I examine the effects of LGBT-related policies on health and health disparities in the US.

PROJECTS

This NIH-funded study examines health and aging among 50 to 70 year old LGBT adults living in  the US South.

lgbt hEALTH AND rIGHTS IN aFRICAN cONTEXTS

LGBT Population Health and policy

I have collaborative projects related to LGBT health, rights, policy, and organizing in Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, and Senegal.

working towards EQUITY for 

LGBT people, families, and communities in the US and African contexts. 

I provide expert testimony for the court in asylum cases involving sexual and gender minority African nationals.

Expert Testimony

sociologist. EDUCATOR.thought leader.

vANDERBILT uNIVERSITY sOCIAL nETWORKS, aGING, and Policy Study (vu-snaps)