BMS news

BMS, IMS, EMAS, RCOG and AMS Joint Statement

A joint statement has been issued by the British Menopause Society, the International Menopause Society, the European Menopause and Andropause Society, the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and the Australasian Menopause Society on menopausal hormone therapy (MHT) and breast cancer risk in response to EMA Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee recommendations in May 2020.

2020-08-18T09:37:16+01:0018 August 2020|

BMS, RCOG, RCGP, FSRH, FOM and FPH Position Statement

A joint statement has been issued by the British Menopause Society, the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, the Royal College of General Practitioners, the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare, the Faculty of Occupational Medicine and the Faculty of Public Health in response to the BMA report ‘Challenging the culture on menopause for doctors’.

2020-08-14T18:08:24+01:0014 August 2020|

Welcome Hugo Pedder

We are pleased to announce that Hugo Pedder has been co-opted onto the BMS Medical Advisory Council as Statistical advisor to the BMS.

2020-03-04T12:11:18+00:004 March 2020|

British Menopause Society Education Fund – a benefit for full members

  At the BMS annual scientific conference on 4 July 2019 our chairman, Kathy Abernethy, launched the new BMS Education Fund to mark the 30th anniversary of the Society. The principal purpose of the Fund will be to grant financial awards to our UK healthcare professionals: to further career opportunities and professional development within the [...]

2019-07-04T16:43:47+01:004 July 2019|

BMS Council Elections 2019

There are four places available on the BMS Medical Advisory Council this year.  Please consider standing – nomination papers and an outline of responsibilities will be sent out shortly. Voting will be done electronically and a link to the ballot paper will be sent out mid-June so please make sure you exercise your right to [...]

2019-05-14T12:31:06+01:0014 May 2019|

BMS/FSRH Menopause Guardian Appointments

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Tonye Wokoma as BMS/FSRH Menopause Guardian and Jane Davis as Deputy Menopause Guardian. Tonye is a Consultant in Community Gynaecology, Sexual and Reproductive Health at Conifer House Sexual and Reproductive Health service in Hull, where she is the clinical lead for Menopause care. Jane is a GP [...]

2019-04-24T13:20:04+01:0024 April 2019|

BMS Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Menopause Symptoms – one week to go

There's just one week to go until our annual two-day CBT training course for management of hot flushes and night sweats being held in Manchester on Thursday 14 and Friday 15 March 2019. This course provides an in-depth introduction to group cognitive behaviour therapy for menopause symptoms and will equip you with the knowledge and skills to [...]

2019-03-06T10:48:02+00:006 March 2019|