Megan Srinivas, MD, MPH
Infectious Disease Physician & State Politician
BioDr. Megan Srinivas is an infectious disease physician who focuses on addressing disparities in health resource allocation in Fort Dodge, Iowa. She is working with Project ECHO that uses telecommunications to extend clinical reach to underserved and rural communities in the state. In this role, she is currently working on the Hub team for the Hepatitis C initiative to increase diagnosis and linkage to care for Hepatitis C in rural areas where specialist care is not available.
Megan is also employed by a rural federally-qualified health center as the only Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine Physician. Additionally, she is investigating reproductive health restrictions in Medicaid and Title X funding and their impact on the creation of health deserts and STI rates.
Professional Interests & Expertise
OrganizationIowa House of Representatives
Learn more about Megan's work:
Invest in quality health care, not dishonest anti-abortion clinics
New Legislators: Dr. Megan Srinivas Wants To Make Things Better For Her Patients
Sexually Transmitted Infection Rates and Closure of Family Planning Clinics Because of Abortion Restrictions in Iowa
Doctor seeks the House
Development of an international sexual and reproductive health survey instrument: results from a pilot WHO/HRP consultative Delphi process
Women’s History Month webinar: The intersection of voting and health
Social innovation in sexual health: a scoping review towards ending the HIV epidemic
Social innovation in diagnostics: three case studies