Visionary Leader. Change Agent. Energetic Trainer. Bringing years of experience, humor, and research to facilitate collaboration and advance critical issues.

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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


“Such a wonderful speaker, tackling sensitive topics such as gender and sexuality with disarming humor and empathy," Melissa Obleada, Employment Brand Specialist

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


Harvard Medical School Aims to Take Leading Role in LGBTQ Health Care


"Having Jessica Halem speak at Dunkin' about LGBTQ inclusion is probably our best investment in diversity yet," Anne Fajon, Corporate Social Responsibility

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