Welcome to the official website of the Association of LGBT Doctors & Dentists, inclusive of all Dentists, Doctors & Students who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer or Questioning.

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GLADD is the UK's only organisation that unites and represents LGBT doctors and dentists from all over the country. 

We open our membership to anyone who supports the values and constitution that GLADD stands for.

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News

Promoting the health and wellbeing of gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men

The programme report from the PHE programme of work on improving health and wellbeing for black and minority ethnic gay and bisexual men

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Sexual Orientation and symptoms of common mental disorder or low wellbeing: combined meta- analysis of 12 UK population health surveys

Read this article produced by some of our members and colleagues Joanna Semlyen, Michael King, Justin Varney and Gareth Hagger-Johnson

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Saturday 23rd January 2016

GLADD invites you to join us at our annual New Year Party. This year we will be spending the evening at a Greek restaurant for casual dining and socialising

We are delighted to announce that our annual conference will be in London on Saturday 14th November 2015. Like last year this year our conference day will have parallel sessions for both Students and Qualified members in the morning and then a joint session in the afternoon.  This years key theme is around LGBT Healthcare education.  

GLADD invites you all to join us at our next celebration, the Summer Party 2015 on the 5th September 2015!

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We are delighted to announce our student and qualified research prizes, open to members and non-members.  Applications are now open for submissions of abstracts of an original audit, research or elective/other project in the field of LGBT healthcare. Successful applications will be invited to present a poster at our Annual Conference on Saturday 12th November 2016 where the winners will be announced. 

GLADD Articles

GLADD Research Funding Awards

GLADD is pleased to offer funding awards, to promote research in the fields of LGBT medical and dental healthcare and education.

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UK Organisations Unite against Conversion Therapy

Major UK organisations have been working against Conversion Therapy for a number of years, publishing a Memorandum of Understanding against the practice (2015) and updating the document to warn against conversion therapy in relation to gender identity and sexual orientation (including asexuality).

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Homophobic and Biphobic Discrimination in the Workplace

GLADD and the BMA have teamed up to look at the experiences of homophobic and biphobic discrimination by doctors and medical students.We have a number of key survey findings and 21 case reports that build a picture of unacceptable levels of discrimination.

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