Publication - Strategy/plan

Women's health plan

The Women’s Health Plan underpins actions to improve women’s health inequalities by raising awareness around women’s health, improving access to health care and reducing inequalities in health outcomes for girls and women, both for sex-specific conditions and in women’s general health.

Women's health plan
Annex A - List of those involved

Annex A - List of those involved

Women's Health Group Members

Chair: Professor Marion Bain, Interim Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Scottish Government

Vice Chair: Dr Corinne Love, Vice Chair Women's Health Group, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Senior Medical Officer - Scottish Government

Professor Colin Berry, Professor Cardiology and Imaging, University of Glasgow

Professor Sharon Cameron, Consultant Gynaecologist and lead for sexual health services, NHS Lothian

Dr Alastair Campbell, Co-Chair Scottish Committee, Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists

Dr Heather Currie, Consultant Gynaecologist and Associate Medical Director, NHS Dumfries and Galloway

Professor Ann Holmes, Chief Midwifery Adviser and Deputy Chief Nursing Officer, Scottish Government

Dr Sigi Joseph, Executive Officer (Professional Development), Royal College of GPs Scottish Council

Professor Clare McKenzie, Lead Dean, Training and Management, NHS Education for Scotland

Dona Milne, Director of Public Health, NHS Fife

Jackie Montgomery, Valerie Clarke, Lead Physiotherapists for the Pelvic, Obstetrics and Gynaecological Physiotherapy service, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

Irene Oldfather, Director of Strategy and Engagement, the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE)

Professor Lindsey Pope, Professor of Medical Education, University of Glasgow

Emma Ritch, National Advisory Council on Women and Girls and Executive Director, Engender

Karen Ritchie, Dr Fiona Wardell, Healthcare Improvement Scotland

Dr Alison Scott, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, specialising in sexual health, NHS Lothian

Maggie Simpson, Senior Nurse Specialist and Chair of the Scottish Obstetric Cardiology Network

Fiona Stalker, Journalist

Sub-Group Members

Sexual Health/Contraception/Abortion Pre-Pregnancy Care

Chair: Dr Alison Scott

Dr Audrey Brown, Consultant Gynaecologist, Sandyford, Glasgow

Dr Michelle Cooper, Obstetrics and Gynaecology ST 7, NHS Lothian

Katie Cosgrove, Gender-based Violence Lead, Public Health Scotland

Dr Rebecca Devine, Public Health Registrar

Eilidh Dickson, Policy and Parliamentary Manager, Engender

Kirsten Kernaghan, Senior Sexual Health Nurse and Young People's Lead, Chalmers Sexual Health Centre

Rhona Innes, Manager, Another Way Project, SACRO

Dr Hame Lata, Consultant, Sexual & Reproductive Health, NHS Highland

Inger McGowan, Nurse Case Manager, The Willow Service

Dr Nora Murray-Cavanagh, GP at Wester Hailes

Maggie Simpson, Senior Nurse Specialist and Chair of the Scottish Obstetric Cardiology Network

Felicity Sung, Scottish Government, Directorate for Children & Families

Rachel Tatler/Sam Baker, Scottish Government, Population Health Directorate

Carolyn Wilson, Scottish Government, Supporting Maternal and Child Wellbeing

Louise Watson, Scottish Government, Population Health Directorate

Women's Heart Health

Chair: Maggie Simpson

Kylie Barclay, British Heart Foundation (now on secondment to Directorate for Healthcare Quality and Improvement, Scottish Government)

Professor Colin Berry, Professor of Cardiology and Imaging, University of Glasgow

Dr Anna Maria Choy, Clinical Lecturer, University of Dundee, Consultant Cardiologist, NHS Tayside

Margaret Davis, Lived Experience Representative

Professor Dana Dawson, Consultant Cardiologist, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary & Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Aberdeen

Frances Divers, Cardiology Nurse Consultant, NHS Lothian

Professor Andrew Horne, Professor of Gynaecology and Reproductive Sciences at the University of Edinburgh

Lisa MacInnes, Director, Save a Life for Scotland

Becki MacPherson, Directorate for Healthcare Quality & Improvement, Scottish Government

Dr David Murdoch, Chair, NACHD and Speciality Advisor Heart Disease

Professor Lis Neubeck, Professor of Cardiovascular Nursing, Edinburgh Napier University

Dr Alison Scott, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, specialising in sexual health – NHS Lothian.

Dr Novalia Sidik, British Heart Foundation Clinical Research Fellow, University of Glasgow

Vicki Waqa, Specialist Lead (CPD), NHS Education for Scotland

Dr Margaret McEntegart, Consultant Cardiologist, NHS Golden Jubilee & Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, University of Glasgow

Gender and Health

Chair: Emma Ritch

Anna Ritchie Allan, Executive Director, Close the Gap

Katie Cosgrove, Emma Kennedy, Public Health Scotland

Eilidh Dickson, Policy and Parliamentary Manager, Engender

Eileen Flanagan, Head of Gender Equality Policy, Equality Unit, Scottish Government

Dr Ima Jackson, Senior Lecturer, Department of Nursing and Community Health, Glasgow Caledonian University

Kristi Long, Equality and Diversity Advisor, NHS Education for Scotland

Lucy Mulvagh, Director of Policy and Communications, the ALLIANCE

Kathryn Ramsay, Policy Manager, Scottish Women's Aid

Karen Ritchie, Dr Fiona Wardell, Health Improvement Scotland

Dr Alison Scott, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, specialising in sexual health, NHS Lothian

Marsha Scott, Chief Executive, Scottish Women's Aid

Menopause and Menstrual Health including Endometriosis

Chair: Heather Currie

Dr Sineaid Bradshaw, GP Wester Hailes

Dr Alastair Campbell, Co-Chair Scottish Committee, Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists

Carolyn Chalmers, Modern Patient Pathways Programme, Scottish Government

Emma Cox, Endometriosis UK

Professor Hilary Critchley, Professor of Reproductive Medicine, University of Edinburgh and Consultant Gynaecologist NHS Lothian

Eilidh Dickson, Policy and Parliamentary Manager, Engender

Mayrine Fraser, Royal Osteoporosis Society

Dr Heike Gleser, Consultant in reproductive & sexual health (Menopause specialist)

June Grant, Lead Clinical Pharmacist, Obstetrics, Gynaecology & Neonates, Women & Children's Services, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Professor Andrew Horne, Professor of Gynaecology and Reproductive Sciences at the University of Edinburgh

Inger McGowan, Nurse Case Manager, The Willow Service

Lucy Mulvagh, Director of Policy and Communications, the ALLIANCE

Dr Jackie Paterson, Consultant, Chalmers Sexual Health Centre

Dr Alison Scott, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, specialising in sexual health, NHS Lothian

Anita Stewart, Team Leader, Clinical Priorities Team, Scottish Government

Theresa Burns, Policy Manager, Clinical Priorities Team, Scottish Government

Women's Health Plan Team, Scottish Government

Anne Lillico, Team Leader (jobshare)

Denise McLister, Team Leader (jobshare)

Nicola Cogan, Policy and Engagement Manager

Felicity Sung, Menopause Lead

Claire Austin, Scottish Clinical Leadership Fellow


Contact

Email: womenshealthplan@gov.scot