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Tara Hewitt is best known as the co-founder of the Trans Equality Legal Initiative (TELI) – the UK’s first coalition of trans people, human rights lawyers and diversity professionals. Along with her work as a diversity and inclusion consultant, she is wholly dedicated to increasing access to justice and injecting a factual basis around discussion of trans issues.

In this episode of the GenderGP podcast Tara joins Dr Helen and Marianne to discuss the importance of trans representation and education within the NHS and the challenges still to be faced for transgender people to receive affirmative and non-discriminatory healthcare.

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Tara Hewitt, TELI Founder & Transgender Diversity and Inclusion Expert

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