Tim JohnstonManager of Education and Training
Tim Johnston is the Manager of Education and Training for SAGE’s National Resource Center on LGBT Aging. He is responsible for coordinating nationwide trainings about the needs of LGBT older adults for aging providers and LGBT organizations, developing training curricula, and tracking training outcomes and evaluations.
Tim has a PhD in Philosophy, with a focus on Women’s and Gender Studies. He has published scholarly articles on gender and LGBT identity, and has worked on issues in bioethics, such as end-of-life care, informed consent, and the specific medical needs of the transgender and intersex communities. Apart from his work at SAGE, Tim frequently lectures on a variety of topics ranging from transgender rights to anti-LGBT violence.