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Quentin Van Meter vs. transgender people

Quentin Van Meter is an American pediatric endocrinologist and anti-transgender activist. Van Meter has served as an expert in litigation to limit transgender rights in Florida and Alabama and in support of anti-trans legislation in Missouri, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

Van Meter served as President of anti-trans organization American College of Pediatricians and is involved with anti-trans group Society for Evidence-based Gender Medicine.


Quentin Lee Van Meter was born on September 13, 1947. Spouse is Kathryn C. “Kathy” Van Meter.


Redden, Molly (September 15, 2023). Inside The Cottage Industry Of ‘Experts’ Paid To Defend Anti-Trans Laws. HuffPost

Stahl, Aviva (June 9, 2023) Four controversial doctors helping Republicans attack trans healthcare. The Guardian

Jones, Zinnia (August 1, 2022). Florida’s anti-trans expert Dr. Quentin L. Van Meter was discredited on trans youth care in court, believes trans people are “delusional”, and promotes anti-gay conversion therapy. Gender Analysis


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