UCDavis Health Improving OUTcomes 2016 conferenceWong (left) and Quinn in conversation with the crowd

This week, surgeon/YA author I. W. Gregorio and intersex advocate Emily Quinn visited us at UC Davis Health System to shed some light on the contentious relationship between intersex people and the institution of medicine. Gregorio and Quinn presented at the Department of Urology Grand Rounds on the intersection of intersex and medicine.

Now that you know some of the basics about Intersex Awareness Day, here are some resources to get you up to speed!

A great start is the Buzzfeed video below, featuring Emily and a number of other awesome advocates:

We also recommend Emily’s YouTube series “Intersexperiences"

Resources for Clinicians

Books and Academic Resources

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Intersex Awareness Day is October 26!


Shea Hazarian

Shea Hazarian
UC Davis Health
Junior Specialist at the UC Davis School of Medicine
Improving OUTcomes coordinator

Paul David Terry, M.N.A.

Paul David Terry, M.N.A.
UC Davis Health
Co-editor of the Improving OUTcomes website and blog

Edward J. Callahan, Ph.D.

Edward J. Callahan, Ph.D.
UC Davis Health
Associate Vice Chancellor Emeritus for Academic Personnel
Professor Emeritus of Family and Community Medicine
Member, Vice Chancellor’s LGBTQ+ Advisory Committee