Public Health Is Missing Crucial Data on LGBTQIA+ People. It’s Not Hard To Collect.


This opinion piece discusses the importance of comprehensive health data collection and the recent recommendation by the Biden administration’s Covid-19 Health Equity Task Force that federal, state, local, Tribal, and territorial health departments collect data on sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI).

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Published on 03/01/2022