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New Research from Orellana and Colleagues Sheds Light on the Effects of the Pandemic on the Health of Indigenous Gay and Bisexual Men in Guatemala

Posted: 4/22/2022 (CSDE in the News)

In an article published last month in Global Public Health, CSDE Affiliate Roberto Orellana, with co-authors Dirk Davis, Sara Estrada-Villalta, and Kimberley Brouwer, explore the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the health and wellbeing of gay and bisexual men (GBM) in Guatemala. Through narrative analysis of in-depth interviews, the authors uncover a relationship between migration and violence and find an increase in demand for mental health services amongst this demographic group.

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