Dr. Tim Cavanaugh worked as the Medical Director for the Transgender Health Program at Fenway Health from 2012 until 2018. Prior to joining the team at Fenway Health, Dr. Cavanaugh worked for 18 years as medical director and staff physician at Family Health Services/Comprehensive Community Action Program in Cranston, Rhode Island where he began formal outreach to transgender patients in coordination with the local transgender support organization. He has been working with transgender patients for ten years.
He received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University. Dr. Cavanaugh attended Dartmouth Medical School, and completed his Family Practice Residency at the University of Virginia Hospital.
Dr Cavanaugh is currently working on the medical staff at Thundermist Community Health Center in Woonsocket, Rhode Island where he continues to be a leader in trans health and LGBT health education.