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FILM: Lessons from Lockdown - How to Improve Support for Fertility Patients

14 December 2020
By BioNews
Appeared in BioNews 1076

This film documents the Progress Educational Trust event 'Lessons from Lockdown: How to Improve Support for Fertility Patients'. The event was produced in partnership with University College London's EGA Institute for Women's Health, with sponsorship from CooperSurgical.

(If you cannot see the film below, click here to view it.)

0:00:00 Sarah Norcross
Director, Progress Educational Trust

0:02:42 Professor Jacky Boivin
Professor of Health Psychology, Cardiff University
0:14:44 Dr Zeynep Gurtin
Lecturer in Women's Health, University College London
0:27:12 Seetal Savla
IVF patient, fertility advocate and creator/author of SavlaFaire
0:37:48 Carmel Dennehy
Fertility Implications and Support Counsellor, University College Hospital

0:45:05 Responses to audience questions and comments

This film was made by Video Production Edinburgh.

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