In the Media: Dr. Mary Bryson’s LGBT Cancer Care Study

Dr. Mary Bryson’s CIHR-funded project looks at LGBT cancer care.

Read an excerpt from article published in The Vancouver Sun on August 3, 2012 by Erin Ellis:

Doctors receive about three hours of training on how to treat “sexually diverse” people and that means health risks are often overlooked, says a University of B.C. researcher.

Mary Bryson, director of the Institute of Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice at UBC, hopes to change that. She is conducting a three-year, $450,000 study funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research to interview lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people who have had breast cancer or a gynecological cancer.

Read the full article here.