Trans Awareness




Uncomfortable Conversations: Trans Awareness

AACE and the College of Paramedics hosted a Trans Awareness zoom call on Monday 17 April 2023.We invited all ambulance service employees and volunteers to attend this session to increase understanding and awareness of how we can improve the experiences of our trans employees, patients and service users.

A copy of the slides from the webinar is available here.
For those who couldnt attend or would like a recap, a recording is available below:

Those who attended are entitled to download the Certificate of Attendance here.


The session was facilitated by Tracy Nicholls, CEO, College of Paramedics and Anna Parry, Deputy Managing Director, AACE.


Alistair Gunn
Chair, National Ambulance LGBTQ+ Network 

Daniel Elkeles

Steph Meech
Paramedic Practitioner Team Leader, SECAmb

Nabila Ayub
Head of Diversity & Inclusion, YAS

Rebecca Connolly
Consultant ACP, Patient Deterioration, Emergency and Critical Care Medicine,
United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Sarah Todd
Diversity, Equity & Belonging Manager, College of Paramedics

Emotional Support:

Catherine Goodwin
Assistant Director Inclusion, Culture & Wellbeing, WAST

Jo Mildenhall
Paramedic Psychological Health & Wellbeing Manager, College of Paramedics

Chat Box Monitors:

Sally Horwood
Project Manager, AACE

Liz Harris
Head of Professional Standards, College of Paramedics


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