Carl G Streed, MD MPH FACP

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Carl Streed


Carl Streed Jr MD MPH is a physician by training and advocate in action focused on improving the status, health, and well-being of vulnerable communities. For over a decade, he has been dedicated to understanding and eliminating disparities among sexual and gender minorities, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) communities. He uses a decidedly health-focused perspective with emphasis placed on the intersection of identities. He has approached the issues facing LGBTQ individuals and communities through education reform, professional development, and systems redesign.

In addressing the issues facing LGBTQ communities, he has published a variety of articles and resources and been invited to give presentations and workshops.

With his experience advocating for institutional, state, and national level change, he has advised as a consultant the creation of new LGBTQ-focused symposia and resources for healthcare systems, non-profit organizations, and federal agencies.


  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD

Classes Taught


  • Published on 2/13/2020

    Hall JP, Batza K, Streed CG, Boyd BA, Kurth NK. Health Disparities Among Sexual and Gender Minorities with Autism Spectrum Disorder. J Autism Dev Disord. 2020 Feb 13. PMID: 32056117.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 12/6/2019

    Rague JT, Oates RD, Slama J, Streed C. Detection of Anal Cancer at the Time of Neovaginoplasty: Is There a Role for Anal Cancer Screening Before Gender-Affirming Genital Surgery in High-Risk Patients? LGBT Health. 2020 Jan; 7(1):68-69. PMID: 31809234.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 8/8/2019

    Streed CG, Anderson JS, Babits C, Ferguson MA. Changing Medical Practice, Not Patients - Putting an End to Conversion Therapy. N Engl J Med. 2019 Aug 08; 381(6):500-502. PMID: 31390498.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/1/2019

    Terndrup C, Streed CG, Tiberio P, Black M, Davis J, Apfel A, Blackstock OJ, Edelman EJ, Berkenblit G. A Cross-sectional Survey of Internal Medicine Resident Knowledge, Attitudes, Behaviors, and Experiences Regarding Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV Infection. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 07; 34(7):1258-1278. PMID: 31020604.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 5/14/2019

    Ewald ER, Guerino P, Dragon C, Laffan AM, Goldstein Z, Streed C. Identifying Medicare Beneficiaries Accessing Transgender-Related Care in the Era of ICD-10. LGBT Health. 2019 May/Jun; 6(4):166-173. PMID: 31084519.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/7/2019

    Streed CG, Hedian HF, Bertram A, Sisson SD. Assessment of Internal Medicine Resident Preparedness to Care for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer/Questioning Patients. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 06; 34(6):893-898. PMID: 30847829.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/1/2019

    Streed CG, Goldstein Z, Poteat T, Mukherjee M, Radix A. Reply. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 03 01; 80(3):e84. PMID: 30762675.

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  • Published on 1/15/2019

    Goldstein Z, Streed C, Resiman T, Mukherjee M, Radix A. Cross-Sex Hormones and Acute Cardiovascular Events in Transgender Persons. Ann Intern Med. 2019 01 15; 170(2):142-143. PMID: 30641564.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/10/2018

    Streed CG, Goldstein Z, Poteat T, Mukherjee M, Radix A. Response to: Cardiovascular Risk Profile of Transgender Women with HIV. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2018 Oct 10. PMID: 30334878.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/19/2018

    Goldstein RH, Streed CG, Cahill SR. Being PrEPared - Preexposure Prophylaxis and HIV Disparities. N Engl J Med. 2018 Oct 04; 379(14):1293-1295. PMID: 30230965.

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