Gender Health program

Patients report reduced depression and anxiety and greater meaning and purpose after surgery

By Sandy Cohen • July 8, 2022

UCLA Health psychologist Jessica Bernacki has seen “incredibly positive changes” for patients who receive gender-affirming care

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • June 30, 2022

A trans patient’s journey through the UCLA Gender Health Program

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • June 29, 2022

The 9th annual UCLA Mattel Children’s Discovery and Innovation Institute Symposium began last Friday with a presentation about transgender and gender-diverse health care

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • May 17, 2022

"Patients know they will be welcomed here, celebrated for who they are, and cared for sensitively and compassionately."

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • March 31, 2022

The UCLA PRIDE Drag Showcase, held on Thursday, June 24, centered around themes of inclusion

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • June 25, 2021

Challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic separated many from quality, affirming care and life-changing procedures

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • June 2, 2021

Forty years after winning gold in the Olympic decathlon as Bruce Jenner, Caitlyn Jenner now poses with her gold medal for the first time post-transition on the cover of Sports Illustrated magazine. While celebrities such as Jenner have helped shine a light on transgender issues, many people who identify as transgender [...]

By uclahealth • July 25, 2016