News & Notes
Included here are upcoming and recent presentations done by NLLFS researchers, as well as media interviews, and news stories that reference NLLFS and/or its studies.
Upcoming & Recent Presentations
Presentation at the 123rd Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association
Organizer: American Psychological Association
Title of Presentation: Male Role Models for Adolescents In Lesbian- and Heterosexual-Parent Families
Authors: Drs. Bos, Gartrell, and van Rijn-van Gelderen
Event Dates: August 6-9, 2015
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Presentation in Women's Studies 610 Seminar in Sexuality
Organizer: Women's Studies, San Diego State University
Title of Presentation: Examples of New Directions in Studies on Planned Lesbian Families
Authors: Drs. Bos and Gartrell
Event Dates: April 20, 2015
Location: San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, USA
Presentation in the UCLA Bixby Lecture Series
Organizer: Bixby Program in Population and Reproductive Health
Title of Presentation: Health and Well-being of Adolescents with Lesbian Mothers: Findings from the U.S. National Longitudinal Lesbian Family Study
Authors: Drs. Gartrell, Bos, and van Rijn-van Gelderen; and Naomi Goldberg
Event Dates: April 16, 2015
Location: UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
CNN - Talking to Kids about Same-Sex Marriage June 30, 2015
by Katia Hetter
Dr. Gartrell gives advice about talking to kids after the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage.
Love Comes First: Creating LGBT Familes March 01, 2015
Dr. Gartrell is interviewed on YouTube in the series LOVE COMES FIRST: Creating LGBT Families.
Huffington Post Live - Queer Window: A Look At The Week's Top LGBT News February 27, 2014
Dr. Gartrell is interviewed on Huffington Post's "Queer Window" show. (Her interview starts at 15:40.)
Mentions In the News
The Independent, U.K. - Supportive families help children to flourish "no matter what their structure" March 12, 2015
The NLLFS is cited “central" to Professor Golombok’s conclusions in Modern Families: Parents and Children in New Family Forms.
Slate - What We Know—Really—About Lesbian and Gay Parenting February 15, 2015
Dr. Gartrell is quoted about the Dutch Longitudinal Lesbian Family Study.
What We Know - What does the scholarly research say about the wellbeing of children with gay or lesbian parents? February 01, 2015
Studies by Drs. Gartrell, Bos, and van Rijn-van Gelderen, and Naomi Goldberg are cited on this public policy research portal from Columbia Law School.