Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute of Mental Health (R34MH115775, K01MH107310)
Received: 8 October 2019
Accepted: 12 May 2020
First Online: 26 May 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study obtained ethical approval from the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Office of Research and Innovation Institutional Review Board (IRB) (#HM20011245) and the University of Missouri – St. Louis (UMSLM) IRB (#1179371–2). Oral informed consent to participate was approved by both IRBs as the signature requirement would have been the only record linking the subject and the research, and a possible risk would have been potential harm resulting from a breach of confidentiality. Oral informed consent was obtained from all trans women prior to the start of data collection.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.