Conference Contribution Details
Mandatory Fields
Költő, A.
Excellence in Pediatrics Conference, 10th Edition
A Persistent Inequality in Gender and Sexual Minority Adolescents’ Health: Evidence from the HealthBehaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) Study
Prague, Czech Republic
Invited Oral Presentation
Optional Fields
Learning Objectives: (1) Understand the LGBT+ Health paradox and its implications for adolescent health (2) Review evidence from the HBSC Study regarding romantic attraction and health indicators in 15-year-old adolescents in European countries. (3) Consider possible ways to fight the LGBT+ health inequality, involving personal actions, comprehensive sexual education, anti-bullying programmes and gay-straight alliances.
Publication Themes
Applied Social Sciences and Public Policy