Dr Kirsten McEwen

Dr Kirsten McEwen, Gender Summit 7 Europe Speaker
Career Development Fellow, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, UK. 

Sex, stem cells and regenerative medicine
Parallel 1: Representing human diversity in biomedical research

Dr Kirsten McEwen holds a PhD in stem cell epigenetics from the University of Cambridge and is currently a fellow at the MRC Clinical Sciences Centre, joint with Imperial College London. Her research is focused on the molecular transcriptional and epigenetic processes in pluripotent stem cells. Kirsten’s interests lie in discovering novel insights from large scale data analysis, including consideration of male and female biological differences.