In this episode of the seX & whY podcast, Jeannette Wolfe speaks to Dr Saralyn Mark about uncommonly recognized, yet important sex and gender-based differences in medicine, technology, and industry. They talk about sex and gender-based differences in military equipment, personal protective equipment, laparoscopic tools, automobile safety, and COVID-19.
Dr Saralyn Mark is trained in Endocrine, Geriatrics and Women’s Health and has worked for and/or consulted with the Office of Women’s Health in the Department of Health and Human Services, NASA, and four Whitehouse Administrations. She has also written the book Stellar Medicine: A Journey through the Universe of Women’s Health.
In addition, she has founded two companies:
- Solamed Solutions a boutique consulting firm that advances scientific and strategic direction for public and non-public sectors
- The non-profit iGIANT (Impact of Gender and Sex on Innovations and Novel Technologies)
seX & whY. (2020). Interview with Dr Saralyn Mark.