Speaker. Trainer. Bringing years of experience, humor, and research to facilitate collaboration and advance critical issues. What can we do together?

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In a nutshell...

LGBT Program Director at Harvard Medical School // MBA from Simmons College // Trained at Second City // Leadership in non-profits and campaigns from NYC to Chicago to New Orleans for social justice, women, health, electoral politics and queer lives


“She was such a wonderful speaker, tackling sensitive topics such as gender and sexuality with disarming humor and empathy. ”

— Melissa Obleada, HubSpot


Jessica Halem leads inclusion efforts for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students, staff, faculty, trainees, and fellows throughout the medical school and its 17 affiliated hospitals. See more

It’s our job as a community of healers and change-makers to step into the fray and be strong advocates for transgender people.
— Jessica Halem

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