Professor Gruskin appointed to transgender health, human rights group

Professor Sofia Gruskin was appointed to the advisory board of Transforming Ourselves Through Organizing, and Services (TOD@S), a research partnership in the field of transgender health and human rights. The group is spearheading a project focused on anti-violence for transgender people in Lima, Peru, by endorsing and engaging grassroots transgender organizations in both the U.S. and Peru. The board also includes representatives from Columbia University, Johns Hopkins University, Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University, Brown University, the World Professional Association for Transgender Health and the Callen-Lorde Community Health Center.