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Talk Fertility treatment: How far should we go?

Key facts

Genre: Event with live subtitles

Synopsis

The Royal College of Nursing presents this panel discussion in relation to Fertility Treatments as in 1978, Louise Brown made history by being the first baby born after in vitro fertilisation (IVF). In the forty years since, IVF has become an established method of treatment for infertility, yet debates around access continue.

Jane Denton, Director of the Multiple Births Foundation, chairs a panel discussion exploring the introduction of IVF and concerns arising from it. Kay Elder gives a personal perspective from her role in the early years of the first IVF programme, while Jane Stewart, Chair of the British Fertility Society, explores the question: “Does everyone have the right to fertility treatment on the NHS?

Doors open at 5pm with the discussion starting at 5.30pm. Entry is free and takes place at the Royal College of Nursing HQ at Cavendish Square, Marylebone, London. W1G 0RN

Event details

Thu 7 Feb 2019, 5:30pm

Live subtitling by Stagetext

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Venue details

Royal College of Nursing
Cavendish Square
London
W1G ORN
The Arts Council
The Arts Council
The Arts Council