ETC venues, 155 Bishopsgate, EC2M 3YD. Sat 19 March 2022 9.30am – 6.00pm
MRKH Connect is a proud community sponsor to this Conference for those interested in learning more about those options available to them and we feel sure this event, and others in their event series will be of interest to the MRKH community.
Who should attend?
Healthcare professionals with an interest in infertility or family building options
Parents via ED or surrogacy (2.40pm onwards)
Gay or heterosexual intended parents considering egg/sperm donation or surrogacy as a route to parenthood
Who will speak?
Parents, surrogates, donors, donor-conceived young adults, IVF professionals, counsellors, lawyers, migration agents and surrogacy professionals from around the globe
What does it cover?
The latest medical, psychological, legal and logistical issues of IVF, donor and surrogacy practice
Lived experience of parents, surrogates, donors & young adults via surrogacy
Countries & clinics available for third-party reproduction
Costs, success rates, risks, Covid vaccination, disclosure to children
9.40am: Family Building Journeys – The Key Steps
10.00am: Egg Donor Options Globally
10.20am: Egg&Sperm Quality – Important Factors Predicting Success
10.40am: Surrogate – IP Matching in the US Context
11.30am: Coming to Terms with Using Donor Eggs or Surrogacy
11.30am: Surrogacy Options for LGBTQ Singles and Couples
12.00pm: Surrogacy Programs for Heterosexual Couples and Single Women
12.00pm: How does Canadian Surrogacy Work?
12.20pm: Working with Surrogates & Donors from Different Cultures
12.20pm: Embryo & Sperm Shipping vs In-Country Cycles
12.40pm: Legal Protection for Intended Parents
2.00pm: Insurance Issues for Surrogacy
2.00pm: COVID Vaccination
2.25pm: Travel Documents, Citizenship & Passports for Newborns via Surrogacy
2.40pm: Surrogate and Donor Perspectives
2.40pm: Legal Parentage
3.30pm: Heterosexual Parent Panel
2.20pm: LGBTI Parent Panel
4.30pm: Who am I? Young Adults via Surrogacy or Donation Talk