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How Our LGBT Health Experts Can Help You

You have questions; we have answers. The world’s leading experts in LGBT population health as well as HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment are happy to help you with your next piece. When you need quotable sources and medical information, please call or email our press team (contact information is on the right side of this page, or at the bottom if you’re on mobile).

About The Fenway Institute & Fenway Health

The Fenway Institute is an interdisciplinary center for research, training, education, and policy development, focusing on national and international LGBT health issues. The Fenway Institute is part of Fenway Health, an academic community health center serving the primary care needs of nearly 25,000 people in greater Boston and New England.

Our LGBT Health Experts:

Kenneth H. Mayer

Kenneth H. Mayer

Medical Research Director, Co-Chair of The Fenway Institute


HIV/AIDS Prevention and Treatment, International HIV/AIDS, Microbicides, PrEP, PEP, Vaccines, Antibiotics

Quoted In:

New York Times, NPR, Reuters, The Atlantic, Bloomberg, US News & World Report, MSNBC, The Washington Post

Also Faculty At:

Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Beth Israel Lahey Health, Brown University

Fenway First:

Started Fenway Health’s research center, including the nation’s first community-based HIV research program

Sean Cahill

Sean Cahill

Director of Health Policy Research


LGBT Health Policy, HIV/AIDS Policy, LGBT Youth and Education Policy, LGBT Elders, HIV+ Elders, The Anti-Gay Movement

Quoted In:

Politico, The Huffington Post, The Boston Globe

Also Faculty At:

New York University’s Wagner School of Public Service

International Health

The Fenway Institute is leading research and evaluation projects in Vietnam, Thailand, Brazil, and Zambia. Institute Faculty are also collaborating with community-based organizations in Chennai and Mumbai, India, to develop and implement research and education programs.

For more information on Fenway’s international health expertise, contact Chris Viveiros at 617.927.6432,

Health Data & Informatics

The Fenway Institute is a national leader in health informatics and data systems among American community health centers. Our experts participate in three of the largest clinical data registry projects in North America focused on improving care for people living with HIV/AIDS.

For more information on Fenway’s health data and informatics expertise, contact Chris Viveiros at 617.927.6432,

Press Contacts

Chris Vivieros

Susan Ryan-Vollmar

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1340 Boylston Street
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