Kate Muir is a passionate Scottish campaigner, who is dedicated to increasing awareness of the Menopause. Eliminating patriarchal stigma, Kate is the author of Everything You Need To Know About The Menopause (But Were Too Afraid To Ask) and an activist for The Menopause Charity. Campaigning for women’s health and promoting female empowerment, Kate speaks openly and honestly about the Menopause, eliminating misconceptions of an often challenging time in women’s lives. When looking for a passionate speaker on diversity, gender, mental health and the Menopause, don’t hesitate in booking Kate Muir today.
After enjoying a successful career as the Chief Film Critic for The Times, a Columnist for The Times in Washington, New York and Paris and an author of the books West Coast, Left Bank and Suffragette City, Kate has dedicated her career to Menopause advocacy. Abolishing misplaced shame caused by centuries of patriarchy, Kate helps both women and health care professionals to better understand the emotional and physical effects of the Menopause. Currently working as a Producer for Finestripe Productions, Kate was the Co-Producer of Davina McCall: Sex, Myths and the Menopause in 2021, and Davina McCall: Sex, Mind and the Menopause in 2022. She has also been interviewed in Parliament on Menopause and mental health and worked with MP Carolyn Harris to change the laws surrounding Menopause.
Smashing through patriarchal stigma, in 2022 Kate authored the book Everything You Need To Know About The Menopause (But Were Too Afraid To Ask). She is also an activist for Time’s Up UK, a charity fighting for the end of sexual harassment of women in the workplace, and a campaigner for Birds’ Eye View, an organisation screening and distributing female-led films. As an expert on the Menopause, Kate has also delivered The Menopause Roadshow at the Hay Literary Festival, and worked as a Member of the Newson Health Menopause Society, researching Menopause care. Continually fighting for equality for women, Kate reveals the answers hidden behind a veil of shame and bad science, misconceptions created by centuries of patriarchy.
Now booked as a passionate speaker on the Menopause, Kate works with educational establishments, corporate clients, local councils and police to promote awareness of the Menopause. Ensuring that women have access to the vital support they need, such as hormone replacement therapy, Kate has formerly spoken for the likes of Cambridge University, Credit Suisse, Bloomberg and Brighton University. Specialising on diversity, gender, mental health and Menopause in the workplace, Kate is an informative yet fun speaker perfect for a variety of clients. When looking for an informative speech on the Menopause that will generate support for women’s health, book Kate Muir today.
“The familiarity of what you describe, the knowledge that so many of us are going through this, the recognition that it’s not going away and our generation is going to shout from the rooftops about it, are all such a comfort and reassurance. So thank you, on behalf of women everywhere.”
“We are receiving fantastic feedback from clients on the panel. The one below is illustrative of the feedback coming in: “Thank you so much for bringing the below topic to my attention, I did not realise how profound the impact of this natural stage in our lives can have in real terms e.g. departures from industry, loss of work hours; very educational indeed.”.”
“You were a wow with the audience. Nobody could stop talking about you. You are such a passionate and informed expert on the subject now.”
“It went incredibly well thank you! We had much more engagement with the team in the Q&A session than we thought we would get which, to me, means a great success. Kate was really informative in an accessible way, she was brilliant. Many thanks for your help in this”