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Towards the Complete Person:
 Exploring the BioPsyshoSocial and Spiritual Aspects of Human Reproduction and Relationships

Official Welcoming and Opening of Conference 

  Maree Reynolds –Director of Nursing and Midwifery, Mothers Babies and Women’s Health Service, Mater Health

SESSION 1: Psychological Considerations

Co-Chairs: Dr Paul Evans, Mandie Bowen

Relationship – “Belonging and Believing”
Dr Christina Reynolds – Clinical Psychologist

“Support in the Journey of Infertility”
Marc Sherman – Organic Conceptions

SESSION 2: Spiritual Considerations

Co-Chairs: Dr Mary Walsh, Lesa Meese

Keynote: “The Whole Person – More Than The Sum Of Our Parts”
Dr Conor Sweeney – JPII Institute for Family & Marriage

“Particular Challenges in Human Reproduction”
                  Rev Dr Paschal Corby – Bioethicist, JPII Institute for Family & Marriage

SESSION 3: SESSION 3 – Social Considerations

Co-Chairs: Dr Elvis Šeman, Lynne Anderson

Professor Gita Mishra – Director, ALSWH, University of Queensland

Diet For fertility – Social Barriers to Achieving the Optimum
Dr Shelley Wilkinson – Dietition, Mater Mothers Hospital

SESSION 4 : Medical Considerations

Co-Chairs : Dr Joseph Turner, Dr Cathy Peterson

“Precocious Puberty and Delayed Adolescence”

Dr Tony Huynh – Paediatric endocrinologist, QLD Children’s Hospital

“Diabetes – In Fertility and Preconception”

Dr Neisha D’Silva – Obstetric Medicine Physician, Mater Health

“St Luke’s as a Health Care Model”

Dr Joseph Hassan – General Practitioner, New Zealand & Cushla Hassan – Practice Nurse, New Zealand

Public Forum 

Towards the Complete Practice: The Australian Experience of Restorative Reproductive Medicine

(A Whirlwind tour of Different Service Provision Models)

Co-Chairs : Dr Gabriel James, Danielle Schroeders

FertilityCare (Perth) – Set-up and challenges
Dr Amanda Lamont and team

Fertility Fundamentals (Adelaide)– Pregnancy statistics and cost effectiveness
 Dr Elvis Seman, Dr Cathy Peterson, Alison Fleming, Dr Toni Turnbull, Bernadette Davies

The Fertility Assessment Clinic at Manningham General Practice (Melbourne) – Restrar Training
Dr Mary Walsh, Dr David Anderson

Gardens Medical Group (Albury) – Integrating with General Practice
Dr Paul Evans and Genevieve Burton

Holroyd Medical Practice (Sydney) – Urban opportunities
Dr Veronica O’Connell

Real Choices Australia and Australian Mifepristone Reversal (Wodonga) – Wanted pregnancies
Dr Joseph Turner and Debbie Garratt

Blue and Pink O&G (Toowoomba) – A provincial one stop shop
Dr Brendan Miller and Cathryn Marshall

Raceview Medical Practice (Ipwsich) – Co-ordinated care
 Dr Terry Kent and FCP’s

Natural Fertility Services (Brisbane) – Research foundations
Dr Luke McLindon and Linda Tettamanzi

Questions and Closing Comments

Organized by the Australasian Institute for Restorative Reproductive Medicine (AIRRM),
In collaboration with the National Fertility Awareness Agencies:
Australian Council of Natural Family Planning Inc.
FertilityCare Centres of Australasia Inc.
Ovulation Method Research and Reference Centre of Australia Ltd.