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Meet Our Advocates: Dr. Cassy Friedrich (she/they)

Where do you call home?
Santa Cruz, CA.

What are your clinical or research interests?
Gender-affirming care, sexual and reproductive health, and health equity.

What current policy issue motivates you to be an advocate?
Attacks on gender affirming care for youth and abortion care.

What local justice-centered organization do you wish we knew about?
Gender Health Center in Sacramento, CA

What is bringing you joy these days?
Spending time in my yard looking at the trees and gardening, snuggling my cat and my partner, and spending time with friends near and far.

Our Meet Our Advocates series showcases the talents and passion of one of our doctors and finds out, in their own words, what inspires them to be physician advocates. Cassy Friedrich, MD is a current Fellow in our Leadership Training Academy Class of 2023. Dr. Friedrich practices obstetrics and gynecology in California.

Read more interviews from the Meet Our Advocates series.