EFS Webinars for Professionals

The European Fertility Society supports fertility experts with education and recommendations that can be efficiently implemented in their daily practices to enhance productivity and excel in patient care. Every webinar is led by qualified fertility professionals with expertise in fields key areas. Webinars also include a Q&A session to provide attendees with further support.

Check the list of the past and upcoming live webinars with fertility experts worldwide.
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December 2023

6 December | 5 PM GMT

Can artificial intelligence improve patient care during fertility treatment?

Jenny-Ann Axson Johnson is the founder and CEO of Tilly, a digital therapeutics company dedicated to supporting fertility patients’ emotional and mental health. 
Cecilie Hvidberg Jakobsen, the Founder & CEO of wawa fertility, a fertility healthtech company committed to transforming the fertility treatment model and how we manage fertility patient care.
Alina Latus, the founder of the Hope App, powered by AI-driven trackers, digitizes the entire fertility treatment process. Connecting patients with IVF clinics through the Hope App interface. 
Webinar host: Prof. Johnny Awwad, Executive Chair of Women’s Services & Chief of Reproductive Medicine at Sidra Medicine & Research Center

September 2023

27 September | 5 PM GMT

Ethics and AI

Agata Foryciarz, Ph.D. candidate in computer science at Stanford University
Dr Sergio Papier, CEO of Fertimed S.A., Medical Director at CEGYR and Novagen; President of the Executive Committee of the Latin American Association of Reproductive Medicine (ALMER)
Victoria Robertson, Commercial & Data Lawyer and Partner at Trowers & Hamlins
Dr Antonio Vidal Pascual Rodríguez, Clinical Embryologist; Director of the fertility laboratory at Instituto Vida
Webinar host: Prof. Johnny Awwad, Executive Chair of Women’s Services & Chief of Reproductive Medicine at Sidra Medicine & Research Center

06 September | 4 PM GMT

Female fertility preservation by egg and ovarian tissue freezing

Prof. Seang Lin Tan, Professor in Obstetrics & Gynecology; Founder & Medical Director of Originelle Fertility Clinic & Women’s Health Centre

July 2023

12 July | 2 PM GMT

Beyond the Bot: The Power of Human Assistance in the Age of AI Chat

Arina Rogozina, Co-Founder & CEO of CAPTCHAT

05 July | 10 AM GMT

When will AI replace fertility experts?

Prof. Assaf Ben Meir, Fairtility
Dr Dan Nayot, FutureFertility
Dr Michelle Perugini, Presagenm
Dr Piotr Wygocki, MIM Fertility
Webinar host: Prof. Johnny Awwad, Executive Chair of Women’s Services & Chief of Reproductive Medicine at Sidra Medicine & Research Center

June 2023

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07 June | 3 PM GMT

Counselling Donor Families: A Guide for Health Professionals

Wendy Kramer, The Co-Founder and Director of the Donor Sibling Registry (DSR)

May 2023

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31 May | 17 PM GMT

Is AI only a buzzword or it shapes the new IVF treatment already?

Prof. Assaf Ben Meir, Fairtility
Dr Dan Nayot, FutureFertility
Dr Michelle Perugini, Presagenm
Dr Piotr Wygocki, MIM Fertility
Webinar host: Prof. Johnny Awwad, Executive Chair of Women’s Services & Chief of Reproductive Medicine at Sidra Medicine & Research Center

April 2023

12 April | 13 PM GMT

Selecting a donor with AI. Case study: Clínica Tambre

Sergio González Fernández, Scientific Consultant & Product Owner of Fenomatch & Dr Laura García de Miguel, Medical Director Clínica Tambre

December 2022

7 December | 9 AM GMT

Is your clinic patient-centred? Ways to measure patient-centredness

Karin Hammarberg, RN BSc PhD, Senior Research Fellow at Monash University and Senior Research Officer at the Victorian Assisted Reproductive Treatment Authority

November 2022

30 November | 12 PM GMT

The need for whole-person fertility care

Jo Living, Aura Co-founder & COO
Kate Davies, Fertility Nurse Consultant
Portia Hodges, Psychotherapist/Nutritionist
Russell Davis, Cognitive Hypnotherapist/Coach

23 November | 11 AM GMT

Optimizing IVF Treatment with AI

Prof. Piotr Sankowski, Chief Scientific Officer and co-Founder of MIM Solutions

October 2022

19 October | 11 AM GMT

Challenges of fertility clinics in a restricted regulation of patient’s rights

Julie Morgan, Founder at All About Infertility, Independent Fertility Nurse Consultant

June 2022

29 June | 12 AM GMT

Providing staff training on how to offer emotional support

Mandy Rodrigues, Clinical Psychologist, Corporate Coach, author and speaker in Private Practice

8 June | 12 PM GMT

How to help patients when we cannot help them anymore?

Sarah Banks, Author at The Positivity Planner Collection

May 2022

18 May | 11 AM GMT

More than ever, are you aware of the needs of international patients?

Stephanie Toulemonde, Cofounder of UMAYA, Certified professional coach
Andrew Coutts, Managing Director at the International Fertility Company

11 May | 7 PM GMT

How to Get 50+ New Patient Inquiries Per Month for Your Clinic Using a 7 Step Social Media Strategy

Brandon Hensinger, CEO of Avrio Genetics and Founder of Cima Growth Solutions

April 2022

27 April | 7 PM GMT

Best practice for online communications with potential patients

Veronica Montgomery, Publisher at The Fertility Hub & GP Resource Hub

6 April | 7 PM GMT

Digital Technology to Boost Confidence in our Patients

Andreia Trigo RN BSc MSc, multi-awarded nurse consultant, lecturer, researcher and TEDx speaker