This webinar was held in collaboration with Ferring Pharmaceuticals on 20 April 2020. As we understand, in normal times, infertile patients are already facing high psychological stress and disorder rate. One of topic of interest currently was to address how can our healthcare professionals help to reduce their patients’ stress especially in the current crisis, where infertile patients are now recommended to halt their pursue of treatment. Dr Alice Domar and Dr Elizabeth Anne Grill were the invited experts who addressed this topic from a psychological perspective. The session was chaired by Professor Budi Wiweko, the President of ASPIRE.
This webinar was held in collaboration with Ferring Pharmaceuticals on 20 May 2020. There were many interests surrounding the experience of the China IVF centers through and after COVID-19 outbreak. This session therefore invited one of the famous IVF center in Shanghai, China – Renji Hospital, who are happy to share their experience with all of us. Professor Yun Sun, the Executive Director of Reproductive Medical Center, Dr Ning Yao, an Embryologist and Ms. Huiqin Xi, the Deputy Nursing director, from Renji Hospital, shared with us the prevention and control management of Embryo lab during COVID-19 and Nursing intervention and Infection prevention during COVID-19. The session was chaired by Professor Tin-Chiu Li, the President-Elect of ASPIRE.