Experts to visit Hartlepool for fertility seminar

Experts will visit the city for a conference
Experts will visit the city for a conference

Experts in male infertility will meet for a leading conference in Hartlepool.

Professors, doctors and counsellors from the University Hospital of Hartlepool’s assisted reproduction unit will be holding their annual conference.

It takes place on Friday, December 11.

The conference, which is titled male factor infertility, will cover topics including environmental factor and lifestyle effect on male infertility.

Another topic to be discussed will be surgical treatment options in male infertility.

Hany Mostafa, who is the clinical lead for the assisted reproduction unit, said: “Events like this are a great way for experts to share the huge amount of knowledge and experience they have.

“We are offering the most up to date knowledge and technology in the assisted reproduction unit at Hartlepool to help patients achieve their dream of having a child.”

The conference will be held at Hartlepool College of Further Education.

Any health professionals or patients who are interested in attending the conference should contact Fiona.newsome@nth.ns.uk

They can download the full agenda at www.nth.nhs.uk/training/courses-conferences/assisted-reproduction-unit-conference-2015/

People can find out more about the assisted reproduction unit atwww.nth.nhs.uk/services/assisted-reproduction-unit/