Alyson J. McGregor, MD MA FACEP is a women’s health pioneer who has brought the concept of sex and gender differences in the delivery of acute medical care to the national stage. She is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, the Co-Founder and Director for the Division of Sex and Gender in Emergency Medicine (SGEM) at Brown University’s Department of Emergency Medicine. Dr. McGregor is also a Co-Founder and Vice Chair for the national organization Sex and Gender Women’s Health Collaborative.

Dr. McGregor’s research focus is on the effects that sex and gender have on emergent conditions and has been an advocate for this model nationally through talks such as “Why Medicine Often Has Dangerous Side Effects for Women” on

Speaking Topics

  • Leadership, Professional Development, Wellness
  • Sex and Gender Based Medicine
  • Women's Health
  • Drug Development