What Does Transgender and Gender Diverse Inclusivity Look Like in Research?

What Does Transgender and Gender Diverse Inclusivity Look Like in Research?

Join the Brigham Research Institute (BRI) and the Center for Diversity & Inclusion in our Pride Month Panel!

When: Wednesday, June 30, 12:00 – 1:00pm
Where: Zoom

In celebration of Pride Month, the BRI and CDI are hosting a panel discussion on transgender and gender diverse inclusivity in research.

Researchers in all fields are encouraged to attend and hear from our expert panel, moderated by Dr. Kathryn Rexrode and featuring Dr. Sari Reisner, Director of Transgender Research at BWH; Dr. Frances Grimstad, Director of Trans Reproductive Health Service at Boston Children’s Hospital; and Dr. Rodrigo Aguayo-Romero, postdoctoral fellow in Endocrinology at BWH and The Fenway Institute.

The event is open to all MGB and Harvard affiliated employees and students, and will be recorded.



Kathryn M. Rexrode, MD, MPH (She/Her/Hers)

Chief, Division of Women’s Health, Department of Medicine

Director, Office for Women’s Careers, Center for Diversity and Inclusion,

Brigham and Women’s Hospital;

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Rodrigo A. Aguayo-Romero, PhD (They/Them)

Research Fellow in Medicine

Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and The Fenway Institute at Fenway Health



Frances Grimstad MD, MS (She/Her/Hers)

Director, Trans Reproductive Health Service

Division of Gynecology, Department of Surgery,

Boston Children’s Hospital;

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School


Sari L. Reisner, ScD (He/Him)

Director of Transgender Research,

Brigham and Women’s Hospital and The Fenway Institute at Fenway Health;

Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

If you have any questions, please email bwhbri@partners.org