LGBTQ Inclusion and Non-Discrimination: Health Sciences Professional Organizations

The ECU Health Sciences Sexual and Gender Diversity Committee (SGDC) has compiled this list of national health sciences professional organizations that have shared their support for sexual and gender minority inclusion and non-discrimination. This list is not exhaustive, and if you have professional organization statements or policies you want added to this list, please contact the chair of the SGDC, Brandon Kyle, at

American Academy of Nursing

American Academy of Pediatrics

American Academy of Physician Assistants

American Association of Family Physicians

American College of Healthcare Executives

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

American Counseling Association

American Medical Association

American Medical Student Association

American Nurses Association

American Psychiatric Association

American Psychological Association

American Public Health Association

Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification

Medical Library Association

Society for Public Health Education