Welcome to Traverse Research!

Traverse Research is an independent research organisation dedicated to building evidence around gender identity, gender reassignment and gender variancy in the UK.

Research: We provide high quality research outputs in relation to trans people, issues and populations.

Consultancy: We support organisations to enhance inclusion and to improve social outcomes for trans and gender variant people.

Policy: We engage with key stakeholders to identify current areas in need of knowledge enhancement.

Partnership: We work with the third and public sectors, academia and statutory bodies to achieve social impact and change.

Please note that this site is currently under construction, and will be updated soon.

If you wish to contact us for further information about our services or the Trans Mental Health Study 2012, please email us at:

info (at) traverse-research.com

We look forward to hearing from you.

Jay McNeil & Dr Louis Bailey