Transgender traing of GMC staff

Response to this request is long overdue. By law, under all circumstances, General Medical Council should have responded by now (details). You can complain by requesting an internal review.

Dr Matthew Child

Dear General Medical Council,

I wish to make an enquiry about the training of all your staff about transgender issues. This is NOT a request for the number involved historically in transgender cases. I wish to enquire about.
-The GMC's training of its staff with respect to transgender issues within the past two years?
-How many staff do you employ and how many have has transgender specific training?
-How many cases you've had in the past two years which have involved gender dysphoria/gender identity issues?
-How many of the these cases have involved a referral to transgender specialist care?
Should any have relevant training please detail what this has involved. I do not expect you to name staff individually.

On a different subject, please tell me how many of your staff have unspent criminal records and what these are related to.


Yours faithfully,

Dr Matthew Child

FOI, General Medical Council

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