Events

FULLY BOOKED Menopause and the workplace webinar

Location: Online Date of event: 24/08/2022 at 11am - 12pm

Join us for an information webinar on menopause in support of the Women’s Health Plan

This event is now full. You can access a recording of the session/sign up to the waiting list by emailing WHP@alliance-scotland.org.uk.

The ALLIANCE, Close the Gap (this link will take you away from our website) and the Scottish Government are pleased to be hosting a virtual webinar exploring menopause and work.

The symptoms of menopause can have a real and detrimental impact on women, and those who experience menopause, in the workplace. It is important that they are offered workplace support – as well as line managers and employers so that they are able to provide it. At the heart must be the needs of those who are working with symptoms of menopause.

This session will explore menopause in the context of the workplace, including good practice and procedures to ensuring that those experience menopause can continue to work comfortably. This hour long webinar will provide those experiencing menopause – or anyone who’d like to know more – with the opportunity to pose questions to, and have a dialogue with, a panel of experts.

The session will be chaired by ALLIANCE Director Irene Oldfather, with panellists:
Professor Kat Riach, the University of Glasgow
Lindsey Millen, Close the Gap
Katrin Bjornsson, NHS Ayrshire and Arran

We will also be joined by graphic facilitator, Clare Mills from Listen Think Draw (this link will take you away from our website)

To register and indicate accessibility requirements email whp@alliance-scotland.org.uk

This session will be supported by a BSL/English interpreter.

Participants will have an opportunity to submit questions to the panel in advance. Please submit questions before 17 August 2022 to whp@alliance-scotland.org.uk

This is the second of three sessions on menopause hosted by the ALLIANCE with the Scottish Government’s Women’s Health Plan team (this link will take you away from our website). The ALLIANCE is working closely with the Scottish Government to support the Women’s Health Plan and ensure lived experience involvement. To sign up to our mailing list to stay up-to-date with this work email whp@alliance-scotland.org.uk

This session will be recorded.

The ALLIANCE will be using Zoom for this event. The event is not designed to elicit personal information from participants, however, should you register to attend you must be aware that Zoom.us transfers personal data to the USA and that any personal data you choose to share will be transferred to a country that does not provide adequate protection and that no adequate safeguards aimed at providing protection for the data are being implemented.

Event details

Location:Zoom Webinar
Date:24/08/2022
Time:11am - 12pm

For more details contact

Email address:whp@alliance-scotland.org.uk
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