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Menopause expertise for the 21st-century woman.

A first-of-its-kind platform with evidence-based education, 1:1 support, and a private community of women.

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Let's smash the menopause taboo, together.

50 million women are currently navigating menopause in the US. While this transition is a universal female experience, it's shrouded in stigma, shame, and secrecy — and it's affecting our personal and professional lives. It's time to change the narrative, because we deserve better.

Your holistic menopause journey starts here.

Education

Access evidence-based readings & recs on top menopause symptoms (sleep, sex, hot flashes & more).

Expertise

Get paired 1:1 with your Elektra Guide to ask questions & build a personalized wellness plan.

Community

Join virtual events with menopause experts & weekly group check-ins with fellow members.

Conversation

Stay up-to-date on the latest menopause news, participate in dicussions & get inspired.

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1/3 women consider leaving their job due to menopause, with menopause-related productivity losses costing companies $810 billion a year. Join a community of leading organizations supporting women in the workplace at every stage of life.

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Real women, real stories

Speaking up and out is the first step to changing the menopause narrative. We love highlighting our community members' stories, showing us there’s nothing “one-size-fits-all” about menopause.

OMISADE B. | Community Member

“I think menopause is a portal from one iteration of yourself to the next.”

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SIOBHAN D. | Community Member

"Embrace it, all of it! The good and not so good. It's part of life and means that you're still here, living and experiencing what life brings you."

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Smashing the taboo starts with science.

Meet Elektra’s team of board-certified doctors & nurse practitioners.

Anna Barbieri

Anna Barbieri

MD, FACOG, NCMP

Dr. Anna Barbieri, Elektra's founding physician and co-Founder of TaraMD, an integrative gynecology practice, is a board-certified gynecologist and a North American Menopause Society-certified practitioner. She serves as Assistant Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. Dr. Barbieri is also trained in integrative medicine through the Center for Integrative Medicine at University of Arizona. She loves cooking, growing her own tomatoes, classical archaeology, and glam rock.

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Jacqueline Giannelli

FNP-BC, NCMP

Jacqueline Giannelli is a board-certified family nurse practitioner specializing in women’s health with a special focus in menopause, urogynecology, and women's sexual health. Jacqueline is a North American Menopause Society-certified practitioner and Assistant Medical Director at Maze Women’s Health. She earned her nursing degrees at NYU and San Francisco State University, and BA from Georgetown University. Jacqueline enjoys tennis, hiking, cooking for her family, and hunting for treasures in New York City.

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Elizabeth Poynor

MD, PhD

Dr. Elizabeth Poynor is a gynecologic oncologist and advanced pelvic surgeon with over 20 years of experience in menopause, sexual health, and cancer. She is a graduate of Princeton University and UPenn, and holds a PhD in cell biology and genetics from Cornell. Previously, she served as Director of Translational Research for the Gynecology Service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, where she also completed her fellowship training. Dr. Poynor enjoys rock music, creative cooking, and experiencing nature through dressage.

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