We are delighted to announce, on this International Day of Women and Girls in Science, that one of our laboratory staff, Meriem Hamdi, has been awarded the Marie Curie grant for research. This is a highly competitive and prestigious award and we wanted to congratulate Meriem on this amazing achievement.
Research and clinical staff from Merrion Fertility Clinic presented their findings recently at the Fertility 2020 Conference in Edinburgh. Clinical Fellow, Dr Lucia Hartigan, described her work on fertility preservation practices and referral pathways for children and adolescents with cancer in Ireland.
Doctors Fiona Reidy and Maebh Horan described the clinic’s ongoing collaborative project with Trinity College Dublin on the role of endometrial inflammation in early pregnancy.
The 2020 Joint Conference of the Association of Clinical Embryologists, British Fertility Society and the Society for Reproduction & Fertility is currently being held in Edinburgh. The theme for the joint annual conference is ‘Reproduction in a changing world.
MFC is well represented at the conference with staff from our clinical, nursing, embryology and research departments. For more information on the conference please click on the link: