LGBTQ and Allies at Harvard Medical School (LAHMS) is the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and allies organization at Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental Medicine. LAHMS seeks to:

  • increase visibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people
  • provide a forum to discuss issues particular to being an LGBTQ-identifying healthcare practitioner
  • foster awareness of the needs and concerns of LGBTQ patients
  • ensure sensitivity in the HMS/HSDM curriculum and inclusion of queer health topics
  • develop a welcoming and supportive community among students, faculty, and staff