The Fertility Forum 2019

Saturday, 16th November

Seminar

Room 1

Seminar

Room 2

  11:00am

Guiding you through IVF treatment options in Ireland

Dr. John Kennedy
Sims IVF

Group Medical Director, SIMS

 11:00am

The role of hormones on the fertility journey

Dr. Mary Ryan
Bon Secours Health System

 11:30pm

Mercury and infertility: “Where your inner smile meets your outer smile”

Dr. David Heffron
Holistic Dentist

  11:40pm

Polycystic ovary syndrome and fertility: Fertility treatment options 

Dr. Alejandro Aidape Arellano
Institut Marquès

 12:00pm

Panel Discussion: The arguments for travelling abroad for fertility treatment

Dr. Raul OlivaresIVF Barcelona, &
The Fertility Partnership
 

12:10pm


12:40pm

Impact nutrition can have on fertility

Dealing with the grief: Miscarriage & unsuccessful IVF treatment

Sarah Keogh
Eatwell.ie

Mairie Cregan
Féileacáin


Networking

 1:30pm

Overview on Irish legal system

Annette Hickey 
Poe Kiely Hogan Lanigan
  

 

1:30pm

The Advantages and Challenges of Ukrainian Surrogacy

Susan Kibler
Delivering Dreams

  2:00pm

Panel discussion:
Government, finance, ethics & regulation around fertility treatment options in Ireland

Annette Hickey, PKHL
Tracey Horan, Tracy Horan & Co Solicitors
Dr. John Kennedy, SIMS IVF

2:00pm

Panel discussion:
How lifestyle changes may improve fertility (Mindfulness, nutrition & incorporating the impacts of stress on fertility)

Dr. Ciara Byrne, Sage Fertility
Siobhan Hennelly & Emer Burke, Food Fitness Fertility
Claire Grady, ANU Wellness
Lisa Morrissey, BabySteps

 3:00pm

Alternative family building options – A focus on adoption in Ireland

Emily Westbrooks
Writer & Editor

3:00pm

Natural ways to improve your fertility

Helena Tubridy
Helena Tubridy & Co

 3:30pm

Panel discussion:
The Surrogacy Journey

Chair – Dil Wickremasinghe, Broadcaster
Fiona Whyte & Seán Malone, Authors
Susan Kibler, Delivering Dreams

 3:30pm

Panel discussion:
Dealing with and treating endometriosis

Chair: Kathleen King, Endometriosis Association of Ireland
Helena Tubridy, Helena Tubridy & Co
Dr. John Kennedy, Sims IVF
Irene Scarff, Willows Clinic 

 4:30pm

 

Closing remarks

 4:30pm

 

Closing remarks