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Stewart Chang Alexander

Dr. Chang Alexander is an Associate Professor in the Department of Consumer Science and is currently a Faculty Scholar.

Dr. Chang Alexander’s current work focuses on adolescent sexuality. His work in adolescent sexuality is among the first to examine how physicians are talking with their adolescent patients about sex. Dr. Chang Alexander is working on projects related to better understand the healthcare needs of LGBT adolescents as well as developing ways to identify and teach providers how to help all adolescents, regardless of their sexual identity, with issues related to sexuality and sexual identity.

Dr. Chang Alexander and his team are currently working on a program targeting HPV “catch up” shots for college aged men. They are also in the early stages of studying the health care needs of gay men of color and transgender adolescents.