ALMA supports original research into lesbian health. Past projects have looked at areas such as: lesbians' experiences of public maternity care; thriving and wellness in lesbian and bisexual women; and a safe-sex website for young women who have sex with women.

Past research findings:

These were presented at two ALMA conferences (2005 and 2006)


     McNair RP. A guide to sensitive care for lesbian, gay and bisexual people attending                  general practice. Endorsed by RACGP in 2012. Available at:




     Women on Women's Health:

     The WOW study aims to see how commonly bacterial vaginosis occurs in women with              female sexual partners and how it may be related to sexual activity