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The Gender Center of New Jersey at the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Committed to providing integrated care, training, education, research,

and outreach in support of transgender people.


Ian Marshall, MD, associate professor of pediatrics and Gloria Bachmann, MD, professor and interim chair of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive sciences, lead the health and educational efforts of The Gender Center of New Jersey at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Collaboratively, they coordinate and provide care for transgender individuals at different stages of gender affirmation treatment, from adolescence through senior adulthood. They also assist in the education and training of medical students, residents, colleagues and other health professionals in the care of transgender and non-binary individuals.

For more information on the The Gender Center, please contact Dr. Gloria Bachman at or Dr. Ian Marshall at 

Our Mission

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School works to address and improve the healthcare needs of the transgender and gender non-binary community through comprehensive services in a welcoming environment.

Along with academic and community partners, we aim to:

  • Enhance inpatient and outpatient clinical care;
  • Expand training and enhance competence among healthcare providers and staff; and
  • Create educational materials that are sensitive, reassuring, age- and developmentally appropriate for transgender and gender non-binary individuals, their peers, and their families.

Our Health Services

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School provides culturally competent,specialized health services through a collaborative team of physicians on faculty and through our academic partners.

Our Health Services include:

  • Chest Reconstruction Surgery 
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Endocrine and Hormone Therapy
  • Voice and Phonosurgery

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