Good news to start the week

It gave me great pleasure this week to hear good news from two couples recently.

One couple brought in their 11 week-old baby daughter, who was conceived after a couple of years under my care. Treatment included some quite exacting surgery to correct problems within the uterus. The surgery is extremely specialised and is only performed in a few centres. So it was a great thrill when the couple conceived. It was a real privilege to meet the baby.

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Fertility 2015

There was a wonderful feeling of excitement at the Fertility 2015 Meeting that took place in Birmingham just after New Year.

Once again, this three-day meeting brought together scientists, nurses, counsellors and clinicians, combining the efforts of the three main fertility societies in the UK, namely the British Fertility Society (BFS), the Association of Clinical Embryologists (ACE) and the Society for Reproduction and Fertility (SRF).

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