Information for Authors. Transgender Health is the first peer-reviewed journal dedicated to addressing the healthcare needs of transgender individuals throughout their lifespan and identifying gaps in knowledge as well as priority areas where policy development and research are needed to achieve healthcare equity. Transgender Health is the premier source for authoritative, multidisciplinary research, discussion, and debate on the healthcare needs of this patient population. The Journal publishes under the Creative Commons Attribution 4. All articles in Transgender Health are rapidly reviewed and published online within 4 weeks of acceptance.
Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: The Owner's Manual to Life, Health, and Self
Muhlaysia Booker, The Transgender Woman Beaten In Broad Daylight In Dallas Last Month, Was Killed
In this article, the author reviews Trans Bodies, Trans Selves as an educational and clinical resource from the perspective of an academic physician working with transgender and gender non-conforming patients. Laura Erickson-Schroth, ed. New York: Oxford University Press, , pp. T he lead editor of Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource for the Transgender Community TBTS , Laura Erickson-Schroth, MD, MA, states in the preface that her aim was to have a resource written by and for transgender and gender non-conforming people which shares trans health information and implores medical providers to educate themselves about trans bodies. The soft cover text is organized into six sections which, in turn, are divided into 24 chapters, each providing a balance of personal stories, literature, ethnography, recommendations, and resources. Each chapter ends with additional references and readings from the primary medical, social and scientific literature. At first glance, TBTS has a bright cover and the makings of a coffee table book.
Mary Ann Horton
Mary Ann Horton born Mark R. Horton, on November 21, , is a Usenet and Internet pioneer. Horton contributed to Berkeley UNIX BSD , including the vi editor and terminfo database   , created the first email attachment tool uuencode , and led the growth of Usenet in the s. Horton is a computer scientist and a transgender educator and activist.
A transgender woman who was assaulted in broad daylight by a group of men in Dallas last month was found fatally shot Saturday, police said. Police received a call about a shooting shortly before 7 a. May When they arrived at the scene they found Muhlaysia Booker, 23, facedown on the street, dead from a gunshot wound.