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  • Today (2 February 2018), the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists has published a scientific impact paper that shows that government funding is the most important factor in reducing the rate of multiple pregnancies following IVF treatment. Consultant Gynaecologist Dr Jane Stewart, Chair of the British Fertility Society said “Along with the RCOG, the BFS calls […]

  • This event is run by the Science Media Centre and is on Wednesday 7th March 2018 at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in London from 1pm to 5pm. For more information and to register to this FREE event – please follow the link below. introduction to the news media

  • Healthcare professionals call for better practices in preserving future fertility for cancer patients, transfolk, and others. Today (4 January), at the Fertility 2018 meeting in Liverpool, the British Fertility Society will present brand new guidelines for clinicians on fertility preservation for people assigned female at birth. Fertility preservation is a rapidly growing specialty and the […]

  • Professor Adam Balen, Chairperson, British Fertility Society said “We welcome the report, which shows the extraordinary commitment our specialty has to transparency. “Every year we get better at reporting to the regulator so we would actually expect to see a rise in the number of reported incidents. The rise is also generally in parallel with a […]

  • The department of obstetrics and gynaecology are looking to recruit a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist to provide fertility services. This is a consultant post to join a team of eleven other consultants. The appointee will be the lead of fertility service. The hospital has a purpose built assisted conception unit completing about 150 IVF cycles […]

  • In support of National Fertility Awareness Week, the HFEA has today (Thursday 2 November 2017) published exclusive data which reveals some new milestones for UK fertility treatment. More than 300,000 children in total have now been born in the UK from licensed fertility treatment since 1991. This significant milestone, which includes combined figures for IVF […]

  • Figures released today (Monday 30 October 2017) by Fertility Fairness highlight the postcode lottery that exists for people seeking IVF treatment in the UK and the cuts to funding in most areas in recent years. Almost all the local clinical commissioning groups in the UK now fail to comply with NICE recommendations and some are not […]

  • We are looking for experts on Endometriosis to join our Quality Standards Advisory Committee (QSAC) to develop a quality standard. We are recruiting to the following roles: a gynaecologist – secondary care a GP with an interest in endometriosis a nurse a radiologist Information on the posts is available on the NICE website, please follow […]

  • This single day course costs £375 and includes course documentation, equipment, lunch and refreshments.  Book early to avoid disappointment as places are limited. Register here today! Venue: MASTER Unit, Royal Liverpool Academy, Broadgreen Hospital Education Centre, Kent Lodge, Thomas Drive, Liverpool, Merseyside, L14 3LB View venue website and directions Overview and Programme: Surgery for tubal damage and some pelvic pathology has […]

  • The British Fertility Society welcomes the HFEA’s report on issues in clinics that were highlighted by the Daily Mail in May this year. We are reassured to see that this thorough investigation has found high standards in the majority of clinics. In most cases the HFEA does not have any major concerns but there are, unfortunately, still […]