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Presentations and their associated slide show recordings for the 2017 AIIRRM National Fertility Conference are below in chronological order. If you experience technical issues, please email kathleen@iirrm.org. IIRRM members and participants in the conference receive complimentary access.  Log in through your e-member account to view the slides and video. For non-members please send email us to request access for a nominal fee.


Public Forum and Conference Opening | Modern Fertility Treatments: Controversies and Future Directions

Prof. Michelle Campbell DN RN FAAN, Opening of Conference

Dr. R. John Aitken FAA, IVF Revisited: Impact of Age, Affluence and Avarice (Video)
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Dr. Pilar Vigil MD, PhD, FACOG, Reclaiming Women’s Health: A Global Perspective (Video)
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Restoring Fertility
A Masterclass with Prof. Pilar Vigil

The masterclass sessions presented an exciting opportunity to learn from Professor Vigil – internationally acclaimed researcher, author, lecturer and clinician in the field of women’s reproductive health.
Broken into four sessions below, the lectures were held by Professor Vigil presenting current research updates contributing to new developments in fertility health, and infertility knowledge.  Each lecture is followed by analysis of cases presented by fertility awareness-based educators.  The final session is an interactive learning experience where the audience is broken into 4 groups to examine and then present their own case study.

SESSION 1:

Co-chairs: Dr Mary Walsh, Dr Brendan Miller

Investigating the Infertile Couple – Current Developments (Video)
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Charts and Case Presentations from each Fertility Awareness-Based Method (Video) 
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Amanda Bowen, Billings Ovulation Method, (BOM),
Monica Vane, Symptothermal Method (STM)
Edwina Gotz, Creighton Model FertilityCare System (CrMS)

SESSION 2:

Co-chairs: Dr Alison Bignell, Dr Terrence Kent

Understanding Puberty – Adolescent Health Re-visited (Video)

Charts and Case Presentations from each FABM
Terri Vyner (CrMS), Gillian Barker (BOM), Bee Teh (STM)
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SESSION 3:

Co-chairs: Dr Lucia Murnane, Dr Joseph Turner

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome – a Research Update

Charts and Case Presentations from each  of the FABM
Carla Chigwidden (BOM), Teresa Baker (STM), Cathryn Marshall (CrMS)
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SESSION 4 :

Co-chairs: Dr Amanda Lamont, Dr Elvis Šeman

Professor Pilar Vigil MD, PhD, FACOG Infertility – Case Studies (Video)

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Professor John Aitken FAA, Male Factor Infertility – Case Studies(Video)

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Group examination of 4 cases  (Video)

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Questions and Discussion
Professors Vigil and Professor Aitken