Menopause & Work – The Webinar Series

7 September 2021 was the Open Door Day of the 13th European Congress on Menopause and Andropause.and included a series of three webinars on menopause in the workplace.

˃ 1. Menopause & Work – Menopause Essentials

  • Chair: Amanda Griffiths (UK) 
  • Speakers:
    • Irene Lambrinoudaki (Greece) 
    • Rachel Weiss (UK) 

Watch this session for a comprehensive summary of what menopause is all about and how it can affect people at work by EMAS Scientific Director Irene Lambrinoudaki and Rachel Weiss, the initiator of the Menopause Café charity.

˃ 2. Menopause & Work – What Employers and Managers need to know about Menopause in the Workplace

  • Chair: Claire Hardy (UK) 
  • Speakers:          
    • Kathleen Riach (Australia)  
    • Rachel Suff (UK)  

Claire Hardy welcomes Kathleen Riach and Rachel Suff to discuss what employers and managers should know about menopause in the workplace, including a practical experience-sharing presentation.

˃ 3. Menopause & Work – What Healthcare Professionals need to know about Menopause in the Workplace

  • Chair: Antonio Cano (Spain) 
  • Speakers:
    • Margaret Rees (UK) 
    • Emma Persand (UK) 

In this session, Margaret Rees explains how some gynaecologists and general practitioners lack knowledge about the effect of menopause and its symptoms on the ability to work. Next, Emma Persand discusses the cultural impact of menopause and warn of the need for a change in the way clinical consultations are oriented.

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