HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

In the United States, gay, bisexual, queer, and other men who have sex with men (MSM) is the population most affected by HIV.

"In developing this program, we recognized that young GBQ men face multiple health disparities in a world where queer sex is stigmatized. I knew the community has great resilience; thus, creating a program that promotes leading healthy lives--in spite of being in environments that aren't always welcoming--could help make a difference."

- Dr. Nathan G. Smith,

Principal Investigator

Homophobia, stigma, and discrimination

against gay, bisexual, queer, and other MSM

still exists in the United States today; this can negatively impact the health (physical and mental) of this community.