LGBTQ and Public Health Activist
Charlie Ferrusi is a researcher, health educator and queer activist in New York City. Charlie graduated from SUNY Brockport in 2013 with a BS in school and community health education and is now working towards an MPH at New York University. Charlie is a certified health education specialist (CHES) and holds New York State Teaching Certification in Health Education. He currently works as a Graduate Assistant at the NYU LGBTQ Student Center and as a Teaching Assistant at the Global Institute of Public Health. Charlie serves on the steering committee for the LGBT HealthLink. He is interested in research and causes related to HIV prevention, transgender health, LGBTQ youth, and health education.