Six members of Fertility Europe, from the ExCo, COMM and POLI working groups, were in Brussels on Monday 26 September and Tuesday 27 September.
Monday was primarily spent on learning about the workings of the European Parliament and how lobbying – not a dirty word in this setting, but rather just a description of what’s being done, presenting and advocating for a cause or topic... Read More
During the 8th Council meeting in Helsinki members voted on Elections of Deputy Executive Committee members. Satu Rautakallio-Hokkanen and Klaudija Kordic got the majority of the votes.
Later, in September 2016, the Vice Chair Nicoleta Cristea-Brunel resigned due to personal reasons, Klaudija Kordic declined to step in, and so Satu Rautakallio-Hokkanen stepped in the Executive... Read More
This year, the topic of the Patient Session – ESHRE Congress was Embryo and Double Gamete Donation and the following four speakers were invited:
Anna Krawczak (Poland) – “Should embryo donation be mandatory? Patients’ perspective on Polish Law on infertility treatment”
Nicoleta Cristea-Brunel (Romania) – “Comparative analysis on the situation of... Read More
The Fertility Europe council meeting in Helsinki went very well. Two new deputies, Klaudija Kordic and Satu Rautakallio-Hokkanen, were elected and welcomed to the ExCo. Discussions about internal matters were lively and it was good to see the membership taking an active interest.
Simpukka, the Finnish patient association, provided people to man the combined FE booth and Wall of Hope... Read More
Fertility Europe’s 8th Council Meeting this year is holding place in Helsinki, Finland, on 4th July and will begin with overview of the activities in 2015 and plans for 2016.
It will be followed by introduction of the candidates for Deputy Members of the Fertility Europe Executive Committee. Two out of four will be elected to support the Executive Committee for the upcoming two... Read More
Dear FE members,
As we discussed during the meeting held in Sofia, Fertility Europe needs two deputy members that would complete and reinforce the Executive Committee.
Unfortunately, the extremely short period between FE Spring Meeting (end of March) and Annual Meeting (early July) hinders us from fully observing the terms indicated in the Statutes.
Given the extraordinary... Read More
Dear Fertility Europe members and friends,
ESHRE, Fertility Europe’s professional partner organisation, holds its yearly congress in Helsinki 3 – 6 July 2016. At that occasion Fertility Europe holds its Council Meeting on Monday 4th July all day long and on Tuesday 5th July before noon.
The Fertility Europe Patient Session will take place on Tuesday 5th July at 2:00 pm.
You... Read More
The 2016 Spring meeting was held 16th-18th March in Sofia, Bulgaria. 27 participants from 15 countries came to share their experience. FE welcomed a new candidate member, Nas San (Our Dream) from Montenegro. The FE Chair Elin Einarsdottir mentioned the achievements since Lisbon: the establishment of the new online forum, the Statutes Working group formed to discuss amendments in the... Read More
Welcome to the website of Fertility Europe, the association of European patient organisations and associations involved with fertility / infertility... Read More