Position: GP & Founder and Clinical Director of Newson Health Ltd
Location: Stratford Upon Avon, UK
Louise is a GP, a leading UK menopause specialist and the Founder and Clinical Director of the largest menopause clinic in the world, Newson Health Ltd, based in Stratford-upon-Avon. She is also an advisor to the NHS, is on the Clinical Steering Committee for NHSEI’s Menopause Improvement Programme and is a member of the Government’s newly formed Menopause Taskforce.
Louise has established a not-for-profit company, Newson Health Research and Education, and she is involved in research with colleagues in Warwick, Oxford, UCL, Bath, University of Warwick, Liverpool Universities and London School of Tropical Medicine. Her Confidence in the Menopause educational programme, www.fourteenfish.com/menopause/welcome, was launched to provide free training for anyone with an interest in menopause and menopause treatment pathways.
Louise developed the free menopause app “balance”, www.balance-app.com together with www.balance-menopause.com with the mission to make menopause support inclusive and accessible to everyone, globally. The website and app provide key evidence-based information for women and healthcare professionals. Louise is also the Founder and a Trustee for The Menopause Charity, www.themenopausecharity.org, which works to improve women and healthcare professionals’ understanding of the menopause.
Louise has contributed to menopause related articles across all media and is This Morning’s resident menopause expert. Louise also hosts a weekly podcast for women and has written two books, The Haynes Menopause Manual, and Preparing for the Perimenopause and Menopause which was a Sunday Times best seller.