Current Projects

Current Projects



  • eQuality-The University of Louisville School of Medicine will serve as the nation’s pilot site for training future physicians on the unique health care concerns and issues encountered by people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT), gender nonconforming or born with differences of sex development (DSD). UofL is developing the formal curriculum and begin the pilot program in the 2015-16 academic year, with full integration into the curriculum in 2016-17. The research unit will lead the evaluation aspect of this project. Click here to read more about this project.
  • Susan Sawning serves on the Association of American Medical Colleges Advisory Committee on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Sex Development (Axis) as a member of the Interprofessional Education Ad Hoc Committee.
    • The University of Louisville currently has four Distinction Tracks: Business and Leadership, Global Health, Medical Education, and Research. The research unit oversees the program’s evaluation outcomes. Read more here:  http://louisville.edu/medicine/distinction-tracks