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UW-Madison’s Sinnard to receive Transgender Research Award from APA’s Division 44

June 14, 2018

UW-Madison’s Morgan Sinnard is the winner of the 2018 American Psychological Association’s Division 44 Transgender Research Award.

Morgan Sinnard
ASA’s Division 44 is the Society for the Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity.

Sinnard is a doctoral student with the School of Education’s Department of Counseling Psychology. Her work that is being recognized is titled, “Expanding the minority stress model: A meta-analysis of mental health among transgender compared to cisgender adults.”

The Transgender Research Award recognizes psychological research that addresses trans issues. Sinnard will be recognized at the APA Convention in San Francisco during the Division 44 Awards Ceremony on Saturday, Aug. 11.