The NIH SGM Research Coordinating Committee (RCC)

The NIH SGM Research Coordinating Committee (RCC) provides a trans-NIH forum for discussing the diverse health research issues of SGM communities and serves as a catalyst for developing additional research and research training initiatives in these areas.  (SGM-RCC Members list.)

SGM RCC Functions

  • Facilitate and coordinate collaborations and other activities related to SGM health research across the NIH Institutes, Centers, and Offices, as well as with other federal agencies  
  • Develop potential research and research training activities for NIH and ICO leadership to consider as a result of recommendations from the Institute of Medicine report on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender health
  • Provide advice to the SGMRO on implementation and evaluation of the NIH SGM Research Strategic Plan

This page last reviewed on June 11, 2018