IVF DIRECTORS GROUP

The IVF Directors professional group assists medical directors of IVF units in ensuring sustainable provision of assisted reproductive services in Australia and New Zealand.


IVF Directors Group History

The IVF Directors Group was founded in 1989 to assist Medical Directors of IVF units in ensuring sustainable provision of assisted reproductive services in Australia and New Zealand.

IVF Directors Group Mission

In addition to the objectives of the Fertility Society of Australia and New Zealand the roles of the IVF Directors Group are:

  • Maintenance and improvement of high quality Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART) service
    provision by maximising success rates and ensuring appropriate consumer support.

  • Representing ART units and their patients to appropriate authorities on issues related to reproductive technologies such as:
    • Funding
    • Consumer access
    • Legislation

  • Contributing to the Reproductive Technologies Accreditation Committee (RTAC) Code of Practice.
  • Advising the FSA Board on relevant clinical matters.

  • Addressing clinical, ethical and competitive issues related to ART

  • Setting the annual accreditation fee that ART units pay to the FSA.

  • Contributing to matters such as data collection and audit of ART.

  • Advise ART units on the impact of legislative and funding changes.

  • Advising the FSANZ Board on media and publicity issues relating to the good standing of ART in Australia and New Zealand

IVF Directors Group Executive

 

Dr David Molloy

 

Dr Richard Henshaw

 

Dr Glenn Sterling

 

Dr Paul Atkinson

 

Prof Luk Rombauts

 

Dr Anne Clark

 

A/Prof Louise Hull

 

Dr Bruno Radesic

 

Dr Nicci Sides

Should you wish to contact an IVF Directors Group Executive member please send any correspondence through to:

Kim O'Dea

Kim O'Dea

FSANZ Secretariat

119 Buckhurst Street
South Melbourne Vic 3205