Carl G Streed Jr, MD MPH FACP
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health

Pronouns: he/him/his

Carl Streed Jr MD MPH is an Assistant Professor in the Boston University School of Medicine. After attending medical school and residency in Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins he completed fellowship in General Internal Medicine at Brigham & Women’s. Nationally, he has chaired the American Medical Association Advisory Committee on LGBTQ Issues and served on the board of GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBTQ Equality. Carl’s efforts to improve the health and well-being of sexual and gender minority individuals and communities have earned him several awards, notably from the University of Chicago Alumni Association, Johns Hopkins University Alumni Association, the American Medical Association Foundation, the World Professional Association for Transgender Health, as well as recognition from the Obama White House.

As the Research Lead for the Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery at Boston Medical Center he collaborates with researchers, clinicians, and staff to assess and address the health and well-being of transgender and gender diverse individuals.

Boston University
Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research

2020 Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine: Outstanding Recent Graduate Award
2019 Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce: Ten Outstanding Young Leaders
2019 University of Chicago Alumni Association: Early Career Achievement Award
2018 BNGAP LGBT Health Workforce Conference Executive Committee: Health Professional Leadership Award
2017 World Professional Association for Transgender Health: Student Award
2017 Nizami Ganjavi (Baku, Azerbaijan): Global Youth Leader
2017 Harvard Medical School New England Science Symposium: 3rd Place William Silen Award
2016 Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center: Service Award
2014 American Medical Association Foundation: Excellence in Medicine Leadership Award
2014 Next Generation Leadership Foundation: Next Generation Leadership Award
2012 White House Office of Public Engagement: Next Generation of LGBT Leaders
2012 National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientist and Technical Professionals: Out to Innovate Graduate Scholarship
2012 American Medical Student Association: James Slayton National Award for Leadership Excellence

Assessing and addressing cardiovascular health in transgender adults
07/01/2020 - 06/30/2023 (PI)
American Heart Association

Building methods to assess and address cardiovascular health in transgender adults
04/15/2021 - 03/31/2022 (PI)
National Institutes of Health/DHHS/NIH

Assessing Trends in HIV PrEP Uptake Among Persons Who Inject Drugs
07/01/2020 - 06/30/2021 (PI)
Miriam Hospital NIH-NIAID


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  1. Burgess CM, Batchelder AW, Sloan CA, Ieong M, Streed CG. Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on transgender and gender diverse health care. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2021 Sep 24.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34570996; PMCID: PMC8463012; DOI: 10.1016/S2213-8587(21)00266-7;
  2. Braun HM, Jones EK, Walley AY, Siegel J, Streed CG. Characterizing Substance Use Disorders among Transgender Adults Receiving Care at a Large Urban Safety Net Hospital. J Addict Med. 2021 Sep 22.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34561349
  3. Boehmer U, Jesdale BM, Streed CG, Agénor M. Intersectionality and cancer survivorship: Sexual orientation and racial/ethnic differences in physical and mental health outcomes among female and male cancer survivors. Cancer. 2021 Sep 09.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34499367
  4. Streed CG, Hall JP, Boyd BA, Batza K, Kurth NK. Comparative Health Status and Characteristics of Respondents of the 2019-2020 National Survey on Health and Disability by Sexual and Gender Minority Status. LGBT Health. 2021 Aug 26. PMID: 34448601
  5. Poteat TC, Divsalar S, Streed CG, Feldman JL, Bockting WO, Meyer IH. Cardiovascular Disease in a Population-Based Sample of Transgender and Cisgender Adults. Am J Prev Med. 2021 Aug 04. PMID: 34364725
  6. Huber S, Ferrando C, Safer JD, Pang JHY, Streed CG, Priestley J, Culligan P. Development and Validation of Urological and Appearance Domains of the Post-affirming Surgery Form and Function Individual Reporting Measure (AFFIRM) for Transwomen following Genital Surgery. J Urol. 2021 Jul 21; 101097JU0000000000002141. PMID: 34288738
  7. Streed CG, Beach LB, Caceres BA, Dowshen NL, Moreau KL, Mukherjee M, Poteat T, Radix A, Reisner SL, Singh V. Assessing and Addressing Cardiovascular Health in People Who Are Transgender and Gender Diverse: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2021 Aug 10; 144(6):e136-e148. PMID: 34235936
  8. Mulkey N, Streed CG, Chubak BM. A Call to Update Standard of Care for Children With Differences in Sex Development. AMA J Ethics. 2021 07 01; 23(7):E550-556. PMID: 34351265
  9. Grimstad F, Kremen J, Streed CG, Dalke KB. The Health Care of Adults with Differences in Sex Development or Intersex Traits Is Changing: Time to Prepare Clinicians and Health Systems. LGBT Health. 2021 Oct; 8(7):439-443. PMID: 34191611
  10. Zumwalt AC, Carter EE, Gell-Levey IM, Mulkey N, Streed C, Siegel J. A Novel Curriculum Assessment Tool, Based on AAMC Competencies, to Improve Medical Education About Sexual and Gender Minority Populations. Acad Med. 2021 Jun 08.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34108379
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Ensuring That LGBTQI+ People Count — Collecting Data on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Intersex Status

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Newsweek 8/7/2019

How To Get Time Off For Professional Development During Residency

American Medical Association 4/3/2019

U.S. Doctors: We Don't Know How To Care For Transgender Patients

Reuters 12/4/2018

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