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The Changing Face of Family

British Infertility Counselling Association
Resource Centre, 356 Holloway Road, London N7 6PA
12 May 2017 - 9.30am-4.30pm

The Annual Meeting of the British Infertility Counselling Association, focusing on the challenges and ethical dilemmas that counsellors face in the fertility setting.

Topics discussed will include:

  • Men's emotional needs and support

  • A donor-conceived adult's perspective

  • An update on transgender issues

  • The Fertility experience of black & minority ethnic women

  • The trauma of infertility in couples work

Speakers include:

  • Dr Esmée Hanna (Centre for Men's Health, Leeds Beckett University)

  • Tom (donor-conceived adult)

  • Garry Paton (producer of 'The Crossing', a thought-provoking short film about men's infertility)

  • Dr Sofia Gameiro (School of Psychology, Cardiff University)

  • Joanna Rosenthall (Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust)

Attendance fees range from £70 to £125. To register, complete the online form for BICA members, non-BICA members or students, or alternatively contact BICA at

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Public Conference
8 December 2017

Speakers include

Professor Azim Surani

Professor Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz

Professor Robin Lovell-Badge

Sally Cheshire

Professor Guido Pennings

Katherine Littler

Professor Allan Pacey

Dr Sue Avery

Professor Richard Anderson

Dr Elizabeth Garner

Dr Andy Greenfield

Dr Anna Smajdor

Dr Henry Malter

Vivienne Parry

Dr Helen O'Neill

Dr César Palacios-González

Philippa Taylor

Fiona Fox

Sarah Norcross

Sandy Starr


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