Milton Diamond, a leading sexologist and professor at the University of Hawaii Medical School, will give a lecture on medical ethics concerning intersexualism, the study of people born with sexually ambiguous genitals, Friday at Tokyo Women’s Plaza in Tokyo’s Shibuya Ward.

In a symposium titled “Intersex and Transgender — similarities and differences” held by Trans-Net Japan, a support group for transgenders, Diamond will talk about his recent study on problems surrounding medical treatment for intersexuals.

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