Tue, 05 Aug 2014
GLMA forms first-ever section with the creation of the GLMA Nursing Section, established to be a professional home for LGBT nurses and fill a critical need in the professional association landscape by providing a focal point for advocacy on LGBT nursing issues.
Thu, 10 Jul 2014
GLMA issues statement in response to the US Supreme Court ruling allowing closely held corporations to deny insurance coverage of contraceptives to their employees based on religious beliefs.
Tue, 17 Jun 2014
Hector Vargas, GLMA Executive Director, issued the following statement on Jesse Ehrenfeld’s election to the AMA Board of Trustees:
Thu, 27 Mar 2014
GLMA President Henry Ng issues statement in response to CMS Announcement of non-discrimination guidance to health insurance issuers
Wed, 05 Feb 2014
On January 28, 2014, GLMA joined a friend-of-the-court brief in a pair of important US Supreme Court cases. The cases involve a for-profit company’s ability to use religious-based beliefs to deny health insurance coverage to employees for certain health services the company finds objectionable.
Mon, 16 Dec 2013
In a move that would forever change the landscape for LGBT people, nearly 40 years ago to today, the board of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) voted to declassify “homosexuality” as a mental disorder.
Thu, 31 Oct 2013
GLMA Files Amicus Brief in NV & HI Marriage Equality Cases
Mon, 17 Jun 2013
Act now to support policies by the AMA on change of birth certificate for transgender individuals.
Fri, 26 Apr 2013
The Office of Minority Health (OMH) announced the release of revised cultural competency standards for healthcare that are LGBT inclusive for the first time.
Wed, 17 Apr 2013
The death of a gay man in Los Angeles on April 13 from bacterial meningitis has prompted GLMA and HRC to partner to provide information about the disease.
Last Revised: November 18, 2014