The mission of the Section on LGBT Health and Wellness is to support the health and wellness of:

- LGBT children and their families
- LGBT parents and their children
- Children with variations in gender presentation and their families
- LGBT pediatricians and trainees

Our membership is very diverse. We welcome all health care professionals who share in our mission!


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SOLGBTHW Membership
How to Join
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Initiatives & Events

LGBTQ+ Health and Wellness
View a collection of resources and recommendations to help care for this community.
Guiding Principles for Inclusive Language
This document from the AAP Section on LGBTHW Health and Wellness is intended to provide guidance for authors, editors, presenters, media spokespersons, and other content contributors. I

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