Professor of Emergency Medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and the Co-Founder and Director for the Division of Sex and Gender in Emergency Medicine (SGEM). Her research on the roles sex and gender have in emergent conditions includes over 60 peer reviewed publications and has made her a spokesperson and advocate for women around the world.
Dr. McGregor is a Co-Founder and Past Vice Chair of the national organization Sex and Gender Women’s Health Collaborative, whose purpose is to foster a sex and gender approach to education and clinical practice.
She is an avid educator and served as Co-Chair of the national Sex and Gender Health Education Summit, designed to establish an integrative sex and gender curriculum for current and future health professionals. Dr. McGregor is also the director for a SGEM two-year fellowship program and SGEM educational electives for residents and medical students.
Dr. McGregor is the lead editor for the textbook “Sex and Gender in Acute Care Medicine”, Cambridge University Press. Her TED talk, “Why Medicine Often Has Dangerous Side Effects For Women,” currently has over 1.6 million views and she recently released her new book “Sex Matters: How Male-Centric Medicine Endangers Women’s Health and What We Can Do About It”, Hatchet Book Group Publishing.