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Course

  • 44712 Queer Theory in Social Work Practice

Job Experience

  • Doctoral Research Assistant, The University of Chicago
  • Senior Behavioral Research Coordinator, Lurie Children’s Hospital
  • Support Services Coordinator, Chicago Women’s AIDS Project
  • Training and Volunteer Coordinator, Chicago Rape Crisis Hotline/YWCA of Metropolitan Chicago

Fields of Special Interest

  • Health and wellness of LGBTQ youth
  • Alternatives to the criminal legal system
  • Social determinants of health
  • Queer Theory

Publications or presentations

  • Hereth, J., Pardee, D.J., & Reisner, S. (2017, January). “I had completely ignored my sexuality, I was like, that’s for a different time to figure out”; Sexual orientation and gender identity development among young transgender adult men who have sex with men. Poster presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.
  • Hereth, J., Kuhns, L., Reisner, S., Hughto, Jaclyn W., Mimiaga, M., Garofalo, R. (2016, November). Social and structural marginalization are highly associated with a history of arrest among young transgender women. Paper presented at the American Public Health Association 144th Annual Meeting and Exposition, Denver, CO.
  • Hereth, J., Kuhns, L., Reisner, S., Hughto, Jaclyn W., Mimiaga, M., Garofalo, R. (2016, January). Social support among young transgender women. Paper presentation at the Society for Social Work and Research Conference, Washington, DC.
       
  • Hereth, J., Kuhns, L., Reisner, S., Mimiaga, M., Garofalo, R. (2015, November). Lessons learned from a randomized controlled trial of a uniquely targeted group-based prevention intervention among young transwomen. Paper presentation at the American Public Health Association 143rd Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chicago, IL.

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Kyle Bullock, AM '16

"Without scholarship support, I would not have been able to attend the University of Chicago. I promise, one day, to be in a position so I can help more students fulfill their dreams."