Adam Conover wrote:The discussion that Joe and I had was between two non-experts in the topic….
As a starting place, I’ve used Brynn Tannehill’s excellent book, Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Trans, which is an exhaustive compilation of research on the subject. Tannehill is a military veteran, a researcher, and a defense analyst.
http://www.brynntannehill.com/about/Brynn Tannehill … graduated from the Naval Academy with a B.S. in computer science in 1997. In 2008 Brynn earned a M.S. in Operations Research from the Air Force Institute of Technology.
http://www.brynntannehill.com/an-easy-g ... h-is-junk/Brynn Tannehill wrote:Lisa Littman’s study on “Rapid Onset Gender Dysphoria” (ROGD) [is] junk science that proves nothing. I’d like to illustrate why with a series of ihypothetical conversations that show why any study with just ONE of the problems Littman’s has would be laughable.
Bad Scientist: I’ve proved bigfoot exists!
Bad Scientist: By interviewing the people who first made the claim that bigfoot exists.
https://vivo.brown.edu/display/llittmanDr. Lisa Littman is a physician and researcher who is trained in General Preventive Medicine/Public Health and Obstetrics and Gynecology. She received her undergraduate degree from Brandeis University, her MD degree from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (now Rutgers Medical School) and completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Women and Infants Hospital/Brown University. She also completed a residency in General Preventive Medicine and Public Health and obtained a Master’s in Public Health degree from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Her research interests include reproductive health, rapid onset gender dysphoria (ROGD), detransition, iatrogenic persistence of gender dysphoria, and maternal and child health including prematurity and substance use in pregnancy (tobacco, marijuana, and electronic nicotine delivery systems). As a public health physician consultant, she has worked with the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) on multiple public health projects related to maternal and child health including: immunization in pregnancy, family planning, prematurity, substance use, and perinatal and infant oral health.