Reproductive Technology Council Special Events

The sociological meaning of donor conception

Presented by Prof Ken Daniels on 6 April 2016

Consent in the context of assisted reproduction

Presented by Dr Brenda McGivern on 5 November 2015

Understandings and experiences of ‘open’ embryo donation in New Zealand

Presented by Dr Sonja Goedeke on 30 April 2015

Please note the embryo donation process is very different in Western Australia.

More information on the embryo donation process Western Australia is on our website

Please contact us at Reproductive Technology Council - RTC if you require more information.

Law, Policy and Evidence about children's Interest in Genetic Relations in the era of Open disclosure

This forum was held on the 30 May 2014 at University of Western Australia. Guest speaker Professor Jenni Millbank.

Legal Problems Surrounding International Surrogacy
Guest Lecturer Michael Nicholls QC

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) and Screening (PGS) forum 2013

This forum was held on the 06 May 2013 at Murdoch University. Speakers discussed the ethical, legal, moral and clinical isssues of this topic.

Posthumous collection and use of gametes forum 2012

This forum was held on the 17 May 2012 at Murdoch University. Speakers discussed the ethical, legal, practical and clinical issues of this topic. See below for the transcript and presentations from the forum.

Blastocyst Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) 4 Cell Embryo (3 cells are visible) Blastocyst Oocyte Blastocyst Blastocyst Cleavage Stage Embryo Fertilised Egg Fertilised Egg