The New England Journal of Medicine last week carried a report from a group of researchers from Fox Chase Cancer Center that found that some clinical trials exclude gays and lesbians.
The University of Pennsylvania was decked out in rainbows the past few days for the school’s annual LGBT-awareness week, which will wrap up this weekend with the appearance of an out Academy Award winner.
No marker for bookstore this year
The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission notified local LGBT bookstore Giovanni’s Room last week that it would not receive the historical marker for which it had applied.
The Police Liaison Committee, which connects the LGBT community and the police force, last week brought concerns about the ongoing prostitution problem in the Gayborhood to a new police representative at a meeting that also allowed members to network with business leaders in another burgeoning LGBT community.