The NICE Guideline, Menopause: diagnosis and management, published in November 2015 makes reference to ‘specialists with expertise in menopause’ or ‘menopause specialists’ throughout the guideline.

Click here to view the full definition of a menopause specialist and you should note in particular the ‘grandfather clause’.  This applies to those of you who fulfil the listed four requirements, have been practising at specialist level for at least 10 years, but do not have an advanced certificate and/or have not completed the ATSM.


The closing date to apply under the Grandfather clause is 1 December 2017