Topic: gender dysphoria

Letter: Littman’s research is academically irresponsible

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: Littman’s research is academically irresponsible

September 10, 2018 0 comments

To the Editor: I am writing in reference to a Herald article, “Gender dysphoria study criticism,” published Sept. 4.

Paxson ’19, Locke ’18: University committed to academic freedom, faculty support

Op-eds, Opinions

Paxson ’19, Locke ’18: University committed to academic freedom, faculty support

September 9, 2018 0 comments

The University sets a very high bar for the research it publicizes.

Op-eds, Opinions

Miller: University should safeguard researchers’ independence

September 6, 2018 0 comments

Criticism is part of science — indeed, science couldn’t move forward without it — but sometimes that criticism can be brutal.

Assistant Professor Lisa Littman’s study suggests that online forums and social media have allowed transgender identities to spread among youth.

News, Science & Research

Gender dysphoria study faces criticism

September 4, 2018 0 comments

On Aug. 22, the University published a press release on the first-ever research study to investigate “rapid-onset gender dysphoria,” which was authored by Lisa Littman, assistant professor of the practice of behavioral and social sciences in the School of Public Health.