On Saturday, June 3, Mazzoni Center’s The Real Impact Project (aka TRIP) is thrilled to welcome Big Freedia, aka the Queen of Bounce, for a night of music, dancing and community building at the University of the Arts in Center City Philadelphia.  TRIP is a social initiative designed to raise awareness regarding sexual health Read more...

On April 23, the Mazzoni Center board convened, asked for, and accepted Nurit Shein’s resignation. The board has initiated a search process for an interim CEO, after which it will conduct a search for a permanent successor.

Board President, Jimmy Ruiz, also offered his resignation, which was accepted by the board.  Tony Rodriguez, M.D., was selected as the interim Board President, along with a new Executive Committee which includes:

·         Mark Blecher, M.D., Board Vice President

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Updated April 18, 2017 - Statement from Jimmy Ruiz, MD on behalf of Mazzoni Center's Board of Directors

On April 13, 2017, Dr. Robert Winn tendered, and we accepted, his resignation as medical director of Mazzoni Center.  We have taken immediate steps to ensure that there is no interruption in care for his patients.  Additionally, Dr. Shanin Gross has been named acting medical director, and will be working with an internal leadership team to ensure a smooth transition.

Caring for our patients is our highest priority.  Our staff of 140, Read more...

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April 14, 2017 - Statement from Jimmy Ruiz, MD on behalf of Mazzoni Center's Board of Directors

On April 13, 2017, Dr. Robert Winn tendered, and we accepted, his resignation as medical director of Mazzoni Center.  We have taken immediate steps to ensure his patients are cared for by our medical Read more...

March 31 marks the annual Trans Day of Visibility, created to celebrate the existence of trans and gender nonconforming people everywhere.  An important counterpoint to the annual Trans Day of Remembrance, TDOV is a reminder of the very real courage and resiliency trans people demonstrate every day, whether through public activism or simply through living as their authentic selves in a world where discrimination, harassment, and sometimes brutal violence is directed at them for no other reason than who they are.  It's also a great opportunity Read more...
This week (March 27-31) marks the 15th annual National LGBT Health Awareness Week, and Mazzoni Center is  proud to be among the 97 partner organizations across the U.S. supporting this initiative.  Started in 2003 and held each year by the National Coalition for LGBT Health, this week serves to educate the LGBT community as well as policymakers about health disparities in the LGBT community. 
 
The theme for this year’s National LGBT Read more...