2nd International Symposium
on Social Egg Freezing

6 March 2015

Barcelona

General information

Information

This exciting one day scientific event will take place Barcelona, on Friday March 6th 2015.

Venue: The symposium will be held in the iconic AXA Auditori, near one of the main business and shopping areas of the city. The venue is of easy access from the airport and with excellent public services.

Accreditation: The 2nd International Symposium on Social Egg Freezing, Barcelona, March 6th 2015 was granted 5 European CME credits (ECMEC) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).

Language: The Symposium official language is English. However, simultaneous translation to Spanish will be provided.

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The Speakers


Elizabeth Fino
USA

Gillian Lockwood
United Kingdom

Bernard Hédon
France

Anne Goriely
United Kingdom

Rita Vassena
Spain

Heidi Mertes
Belgium

Guido Pennings
Belgium

Miodrag Stojkovic
Serbia

Location

Location

Auditori AXA
Av. Diagonal, 547 - Barcelona (08029)
symposium2015@socialfreezing.org

Schedule

    • 08:30
      09:20
      Welcome & Registration
      Valérie Vernaeve
    • 09:20
      09:50
      Social freezing in the USA: current trends and future perspectives
      Elizabeth Fino (USA)
    • 09:50
      10:20
      Social egg freezing: the UK perspective
      Gillian Lockwood (UK)
    • 10:20
      10:50
      Social Freezing in France: why not?
      Bernard Hédon (France)
    • 10:50
      11:15
      Coffee Break
       
    • 11:15
      11:45
      Social freezing for the male?
      Anne Goriely (UK)
    • 11:45
      12:15
      Social egg freezing - the clinician
      point of view: information, indications
      and expectations
      Rita Vassena (Spain)
    • 12:15
      13:00
      Selected oral communications
       
    • 13:00
      14:45
      Lunch
       
    • 14:45
      15:15
      Who needs social freezing?
      Heidi Mertes (Belgium)
    • 15:15
      15:45
      Social freezing and the welfare of the child
      Guido Pennings (Belgium)
    • 15:45
      16:15
      The future of social egg freezing: making oocytes from stem cells?
      Miodrag Stojkovic (Serbia)
    • 16:15
      16:30
      Conclusions & symposium clausure
      Amelia Rodriguez (Spain)