Research for American’s over 65 who are Intersex or living with a DSD

Here’s an opportunity for you to participate in research and get paid for your time. The author (Nik Lampe) is not associated with The XXY Project; we are merely the messenger and encourage those of you who qualify to participate.

Nik Lampe, a Ph.D. student in the Sociology Department at the University of South Carolina is conducting a research study as part of their dissertation research requirements in UofSC’s Sociology Ph.D. Program. They are specifically studying the health and health care experiences of Americans 65 years and over who identify as intersex, someone living with differences in sex development (DSD), or someone who identifies with a different sex identity than what they were assigned at birth. If you decide to participate, you will be asked to talk via telephone or virtually meet with Nik for an interview about your health and health care experiences. You will receive a $40 prepaid Visa debit card for participating in the study after you complete the interview. Nik is happy to answer any questions you may have about the study. If you would like to participate, please follow up with Nik at ( or 803-881-8332 via text or telephone) to discuss your participation.