Bridie Houlihan

Bridie Houlihan

Bridie Houlihan

Founder & CEO of Female Health Founders

Endometriosis patient advocate, women in business, female leadership

UK based – works worldwide

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Would you like to join our Female Health Founders Advisors Network with Bridie Houlihan? By joining, you’ll become part of a dynamic community of Advisers and Advocates dedicated to advancing women’s health innovation and entrepreneurship. Share your expertise, collaborate with fellow trailblazers, and make a tangible difference in accessible women’s healthcare. Together, we’ll shape the future of female health and wellness, one open access article at a time. Join us today and be a catalyst for change alongside inspiring leaders like our CEO Bridie Houlihan. Let’s redefine the landscape of accessible women’s health together.

About Bridie Houlihan

Bridie Houlihan, a trailblazer in the field of women’s health, serves as the passionate founder and CEO of Female Health Founders. With over 15 years of dedicated experience in product and business development management, Bridie has made indelible contributions to public health and women’s wellness sectors. Her passion for innovation is evident in her utilisation of cutting-edge methods such as gamification, hackathons, and patient advisory groups to drive transformative change. One of her proudest achievement to date is sponsoring Facebook UK’s first ever all female hackathon.

Throughout her career, Bridie has spearheaded initiatives spanning a diverse array of crucial health issues, including water safety, PCOS, infertility, weight loss, endometriosis, nutrition, under-18 safety education, and cycling safety, among others. Armed with two first-class degrees and currently pursuing a Ph.D. focusing on the impacts of meta-algorithms on women with endometriosis, Bridie’s experience and network spans both academic and industry sectors.

Driven by a desire to foster collaboration and innovation within the women’s health business community, Bridie founded Female Health Founders. This visionary platform serves as an inclusive hub for empowering female entrepreneurs and innovators worldwide. Through her leadership, Bridie strives to create an open-access environment where game-changing ideas can flourish, ultimately increasing access to healthcare of women globally.


Bridie Houlihan Services

  • Business strategy
  • Innovation
  • Partnerhip development

Bridie Houlihan Blog Articles

Bridie Houlihan Masterclasses

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