Miss Identified Dwell Manchester: Livi presents free ladies’s well being coaching to UK GPs to assist shut the gender well being hole

  • Livi is providing free ladies’s well being coaching to greater than 10,000 GPs in a collection of reside and recorded UK occasions
  • Miss Identified Dwell is coming to Manchester following a profitable launch occasion in London earlier this 12 months
  • Livi’s latest analysis reveals how medical information bias is failing ladies, with 57% fearing they’ve been misdiagnosed sooner or later of their well being journey
  • The analysis discovered 28% of ladies don’t imagine that medical doctors are correctly skilled in all elements of ladies’s well being

Livi will supply free ladies’s well being coaching to greater than 10,000 GPs by way of a collection of reside and recorded occasions as a part of its Miss Identified marketing campaign to shut the gender well being hole.

The half-day occasion can be held at The Manchester Artwork Gallery on January 27, with 50 in-person locations obtainable.

The coaching follows on from the very profitable first academic occasion hosted in London in November. The occasion is freed from cost, and GPs can gather CPD factors for attending. The academic session can be launched by Bryony Henderson, Lead GP at Livi, and professional audio system embody:

  • Dr Julie Oliver – GP with a particular curiosity in gynaecology and Director of Durham Gynaecology – discussing menopause and menstruation
  • Professor Andrew Horne – Professor of Gynaecology and Reproductive Science at Edinburgh College and Co-Director of EXPPECT Centre for Pelvic Ache and Endometriosis – discussing endometriosis

Within the first section of Miss Identified, analysis carried out by Livi discovered greater than half of ladies (57%) worry they’ve been misdiagnosed sooner or later, virtually 1 / 4 of whom imagine that is merely on account of being feminine (22%).

And greater than quarter of ladies (28%) don’t imagine that medical doctors are correctly skilled in all elements of ladies’s well being.

In response to those findings, Livi pledged to supply free coaching not solely to its personal GPs, however to greater than 10,000 medical doctors throughout the nation in a collection of reside and recorded coaching occasions.

Dr Bryony Henderson, Lead GP at Livi, stated: “Till about 25 years in the past, virtually all medical analysis was carried out on males, which has created a big gender well being hole, and led to worse outcomes for a lot of ladies. Digital healthcare has an enormous function to play in closing the gender well being hole, and Livi is dedicated to offering specialist ladies’s well being coaching overlaying themes corresponding to menstruation and menopause, not solely to our personal GPs, however to hundreds extra medical doctors throughout the UK. Following the success of our first occasion earlier this 12 months in London, we’re delighted to be bringing our academic collection to Manchester.”

Livi has already delivered menopause training classes to UK clinicians, to extend information and confidence in serving to ladies experiencing the menopause, and to handle a key precedence space of the Girls’s Well being Technique for England. The coaching elevated GPs self-assessed information of therapy choices for menopause-related signs from a median 4.6 out of 10 to eight out of 10.

As a part of the Miss Identified marketing campaign in July, Livi partnered with best-selling creator and podcaster, Emma Gannon, to jot down a patient-focused ebook titled: “Miss Identified: the well being handbook each lady (and man) ought to learn.” The ebook appears at how signs differ between women and men, outlines vital data on essentially the most generally misdiagnosed ladies’s well being points and shares recommendation on communicate to your physician.

The ebook is offered free to obtain on Livi’s new ladies’s well being hub, which pulls collectively medically reviewed well being content material to assist sufferers perceive widespread situations and take management of their well being.

GPs can join the free ladies’s well being coaching right here:

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