Published on in Vol 8, No 7 (2019): July

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Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/14434, first published .
Impact of Early Medical Treatment for Transgender Youth: Protocol for the Longitudinal, Observational Trans Youth Care Study

Impact of Early Medical Treatment for Transgender Youth: Protocol for the Longitudinal, Observational Trans Youth Care Study

Impact of Early Medical Treatment for Transgender Youth: Protocol for the Longitudinal, Observational Trans Youth Care Study

Johanna Olson-Kennedy 1, MD;  Yee-Ming Chan 2, MD, PhD;  Robert Garofalo 3, MPH, MD;  Norman Spack 2, MD;  Diane Chen 4, PhD;  Leslie Clark 1, PhD;  Diane Ehrensaft 5, PhD;  Marco Hidalgo 1, PhD;  Amy Tishelman 2, PhD;  Stephen Rosenthal 5, MD

1 The Center for Transyouth Health and Development, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, US

2 Gender Management Services, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, US

3 Center for Gender, Sexuality and HIV Prevention, Lurie Children’s Hospital, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, US

4 The Potocsnak Family Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Ann & Robert H Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, US

5 Child and Adolescent Gender Center, Benioff Children's Hospital-San Francisco, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD
  • The Center for Transyouth Health and Development
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
  • University of Southern California
  • 5000 Sunset Blvd, 4th Floor
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 3233613128
  • Email: jolson@chla.usc.edu