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Protected: 40 Stories: Meet Dr. Mary Edwards “Walker”

January 13, 2018

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40 Stories: Meet Walt “Whitman”

January 13, 2018

As part of Whitman-Walker’s 40th anniversary, officially January 13, 2018, we’re sharing 40 stories to help tell the narrative of Whitman-Walker in community. Welcome to our first story of the year! We thought we’d start by telling you how we landed on our name, so please meet poet Walt Whitman.   Walt Whitman was a celebrated 19th Century…

Jim Obergefell Serving as 2017 Walk & 5K to End HIV Grand Marshal

October 20, 2017

Jim Obergefell will serve as the Grand Marshal of the 31st annual Walk & 5K to End HIV presented by Gilead, Maxor and Anybill! The 2017 Walk & 5K is set for Saturday, October 28, 2017, at Freedom Plaza with on-site registration beginning at 7:00 am! Jim Obergefell, the named plaintiff in the historic Supreme Court case, Obergefell v. Hodges, brought justice…

Providing Care With Pride

September 28, 2017

As a medical center that serves a large LGBTQ patient population, we’re highlighting some of the LGBTQ individuals on staff who wish to share their experiences at Whitman-Walker Health and what it means to ‘Provide Care with Pride‘ within our diverse communities. “We serve you because we are you and want to provide the same safe…

DC Is First in the Nation to Use ‘X’ Gender Markers

July 19, 2017

By Elizabeth Ehret, Equal Justice Works AmeriCorp Legal Fellow On June 26th, the D.C. Department of Motor Vehicles added the option of a third gender marker, an “X,” for all issued driver’s licenses and identification cards. The “X” provides a long-overdue option for nonbinary individuals and individuals who do not wish to disclose their gender…

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