Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
Dr. Brittany Charlton is an Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School, Boston Children’s Hospital, and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Department of Epidemiology. She is also an Associate Epidemiologist in the Channing Division of Network Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and a Lecturer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). She is the Co-Director of the Harvard Sexual Orientation Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) Health Equity Research Collaborative. Dr. Charlton’s epidemiologic research primarily focuses on reproductive health. One area of her work examines the development and prevention of sexual orientation-related disparities with a focus on reproductive health topics such as HPV/cervical cancer, teen pregnancy, and family planning. A second area of her research investigates the health effects of using contraceptives.
Sexual and Gender Minority Health Equity Initiative Curriculum Fellow Attending Physician, Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine at Boston Children's Hospital Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Carly is an instructor in pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and in the Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine and Division of Endocrinology at Boston Children’s Hospital. She is the co-medical director of the Boston HIV Adolescent Provider and Peer Education Network for Services (HAPPENS) at Boston Children’s Hospital. Her research interests include transgender and gender nonconforming adolescents’ experiences in primary care, the relationship of gender identity to body image, and pre-exposure prophylaxis in adolescents. Carly received her BA in history from Yale University, her master’s in public health from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and her medical degree from the University of Michigan. She completed her residency in pediatrics at Hasbro Children’s Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island.
Sexual and Gender Minority Health Equity Initiative Curriculum Fellow Assistant Professor, Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine, Boston Children’s Hospital Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Dr. Sabra L. Katz-Wise, PhD is an Assistant Professor in Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH), in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School (HMS), and in Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health. Dr. Katz-Wise’s research investigates sexual orientation and gender identity development, sexual fluidity, health inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity in adolescents and young adults, and psychosocial functioning in families with transgender youth. In addition to research, Dr. Katz-Wise is involved with advocacy efforts at BCH to improve the workplace climate and patient care for LGBTQ individuals, including her role as co-chair for the BCH Rainbow Consortium on Sexual and Gender Diversity. She also serves on the HMS LGBT Advisory Committee and is a HMS Sexual and Gender Minority Curriculum Development Fellow.