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Sociocultural and Behavioral Determinants of Health for LGBT Persons with Dr. Justin Sitron

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Video Length: 28 minutes

Learning Objectives:
After viewing this video, the learner will be able to:

  • Distinguish between sociocultural and behavioral determinants of health for LGBT individuals.
  • Identify 5 social and behavioral determinants of health and their disproportionate impact on LGBT patients across the lifespan.
  • Describe 5 health risk behaviors prevalent in LGBT populations and discuss the explanatory factors for these health risk behaviors.

Moderator:
Carey Roth Bayer, EdD, MEd, BSN, RN, CSE
Center of Excellence for Sexual Health
Morehouse School of Medicine

Presenter:
Justin Sitron, PhD
Director of the Interdisciplinary Sexuality Research Collaborative
Associate Professor of Human Sexuality
Widener University Center for Human Sexuality Studies

Suggested Citation:
Association of American Medical Colleges. "Sociocultural and Behavioral Determinants of Health for LGBT Persons with Dr. Justin Sitron" (October, 2016). AAMC Videos and Resources. Washington, DC: Association of American Medical Colleges. Available online at: /initiatives/diversity/470836/socandbehdeterhealth.html

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