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Emmett Patterson

Emmett Patterson

Emmett Patterson is a longtime queer & trans health activist based in Washington, D.C. He attributes his commitment to sexual liberation to a lineage of HIV and AIDS, racial justice, and disability justice activists. A community mapper and process dreamer, Emmett provides coaching and training on health, wellness, and sexual liberation at emmettpatterson.com.

Latest by Emmett Patterson

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It's Time to Incorporate Cultural Humility Into Your ASO or CBO

When organizations commit to cultural humility at the structural level through organizational accountability, HIV care can be far more responsive, community-focused, and of higher quality.

By Emmett Patterson
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Self-Swabbing Is an Affirming and Effective Cervical-Cancer Screening Tool for Transmasculine People

Transmasculine people face an array of barriers when understanding their HPV risk and accessing cervical-cancer screenings.

By Emmett Patterson