Tickets are now on sale for the third Manchester Fertility Show. The two-day show will take place at Manchester Central Convention Complex on Saturday, March 23 and Sunday, March 24 with a whole host of fertility experts all under one roof
The show is held in association with Fertility Network UK and IVF babble, and follows on from the hugely successful London show which celebrated its tenth year in November 2018, with more than 3,000 visitors.
Similar to the London show, IVF Babble who will support the newly revamped Let’s Talk Fertility stage and host an informal lounge area where patients and visitors can go for support, advice and friendship, in a safe and comfortable environment with special lounge ambassadors.
New addition to the Manchester show
New for 2019, the hugely successful Fertility Fest will be bringing a taster of its dedicated festival to the Manchester Show. This taster will include some of the festival’s speakers and artists and provide a sneak peak of what’s to come at the Barbican this year.
Fertility Show managing director, Laura Biggs, said: “We are absolutely thrilled to be working with both Jessica Hepburn and Gabby Vautier, the founders of Fertility Fest. They both have great passion, knowledge and energy for our subject matter and will bring an interesting and engaging element to the show, providing even more rich content for visitors to take home and help plan and consider their own fertility journeys.”
One in six couples struggle with fertility in the UK and the need for information and support is in high demand
The show is for everyone wanting a family. Whether you are considering IVF, want to find out about egg and sperm donation, thinking about other alternatives such as surrogacy, or simply want to know how to boost your fertility, then this event is for you.
The show will also feature a diverse seminar programme with 30 topical sessions across the two days delivered by experts in the field such as Professor Charles Kingsland; Professor Simon Fishel; Professor Adam Balen, Consultant in Reproductive Medicine at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust; Dr Raj Mathur, Consultant Gynecologist, Manchester Fertility; Professor Allan Pacey, Professor of Andrology at the University of Sheffield School of Medicine; and Biomedical Science, Medical Director of CREATE fertility Professor Geeta Nargund and representatives from the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA).
Key issues and hot topics that will be discussed in Manchester include:
- How to choose a fertility clinic in the UK and overseas
- Natural cycle and mild IVF – fertility treatment without the drugs?
- Single woman? Thinking about having a baby on your own?
- Improving the odds of IVF working for you
- Dealing with and treating PCOS
- What men need to know about fertility
- Infertility management and the rule of 3
Tickets cost £10 for each day, or £16 for a weekend ticket in advance. Seminars can be booked for just £3 a session.
A proportion of the proceeds are shared with Fertility Network to help the UK dedicated charity help those who need support
Please visit here for tickets and more information.