Many of you have been working hard to get the FDA ban on MSM and blood donations overturned. As you know, it recently got changed to a three month abstinence period. Which is still fear based and not science based. Along with the AMA, GLMA, your advocacy, op/eds – the national LGBTQ organization GLAAD is working on a public education campaign.
Some great LGBTQ doctors on the West Coast are aiming to get some great LGBTQ doctors from Harvard engaged in this work. Two ways:
GLAAD is hoping to get videos of gay male physicians from diverse backgrounds. I would love to connect you directly with the team so reply privately to Jessica Halem if you are interested.