Kate Gregorevic
Geriatrician, Melbourne

Kate Gregorevic is a geriatrician and internal medicine physician working in both acute hospital medicine and community settings. She also has a PhD on the impact of positive psychosocial factors in the development of frailty in older adults. She is the author of Staying Alive: the Science of Living Healther, Happier and Longer (2020) and launched Project Three Six Twelve, which provides strength training for women over 40. She lives in Melbourne, Australia, with her husband and three children.

Written by Kate Gregorevic

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Essay/
Ageing and death
The gender of dementia

Are women really at greater risk from dementia? Until we reckon with social roles and inequalities, it’s impossible to say

Kate Gregorevic