Dr. Marjorie Jenkins

Expert Says Gender Gap Exists in Medical Research

Jun 5, 2015

Research shows women should receive different care than men for some health conditions.

During an appearance on WJCT's “First Coast Connect,” Dr. Marjorie Jenkins, a national expert on the intersection of gender and medicine said, “One of the biggest myths is that we assume that our providers are giving us healthcare based on our sex and gender — whether we’re male or female, woman or man  — and that’s really not correct.”