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Bob Edwards and IVF: The Early Years

University of Cambridge
Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge, 10 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DZ, UK
8 March 2011 - 5pm

A discussion about the early life and work of IVF pioneer Robert Edwards, Emeritus Professor of Human Reproduction at the University of Cambridge and recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2010, introduced by Martin Johnson - Professor of Reproductive Sciences at the University of Cambridge, author of Essential Reproduction (buy this book from Amazon UK or Amazon USA), and a contributor to Regulating Autonomy: Sex, Reproduction and Family (buy this book from Amazon UK or Amazon USA).

As part of the discussion, Professor Johnson will redeliver the lecture that he gave at a Nobel Prize Symposium in Stockholm in 2010, in honour of Professor Edwards receiving the Nobel Prize.

Attendance is free but advance booking is required. To register, contact Hita Hirons at or on +44 (0)1223 334 580.

Further details of this event are available on the University of Cambridge website.