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Let's Talk! The science of reproduction. A healthy start to life.

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Hudson Institute of Medical Research

Translational Research Facility

45 Kanooka Grove

Clayton, VIC 3168

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Have you ever wondered what happens at the very start of pregnancy?

Join us as we help you understand how our research discoveries can help improve your reproductive health.

Hosted by the Centre for Reproductive Heath, our world renowned scientists will guide you through their cutting edge research in fertility and pregnancy.

We cannot guide your personal clinical care but we will highlight how scientific research underpins advances in medicine.

Featuring 'The Biggest Placenta in the world'!

(Created by artist Bec Vandyk #placentaproject)

Come hear our experts research stories, ask questions and learn more!

Ask the experts. Hear from our panel of researchers and ask your reproduction questions.

Professor Beverley Vollenhoven | IVF fertility clinician
Dr Jemma Evans | Endometrial biology and embryo implantation expert
Dr Nicole Kellow | Expert in nutrition; studying optimal diet for conception
Professor Guiying Nie | Placental biology expert
Ms Mary Mansilla | PhD Student, Placental biology


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Who is this forum for?
Please who attend may be

  • Planning to conceive and interested in finding out about preparing for and supporting a healthy pregnancy

  • Planning on, or currently undergoing, IVF and wanting to know what research is underway to improve female fertility

  • Interested in developments in science and medical research.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
We advise that this event is suitable for those over 14.

Where can I access more information?
You can also find out more about the research performed at the Centre for Reproductive Health, Hudson Institute of Medical Research HERE.

Where is the Translational Research Facility?
Translational Research Facility is behind Hudson Institute of Medical Research and can be accessed through 45 Kanooka Grove, Clayton. We will have guides located at 45 Kanooka Grove to direct you to the Forum. Translational Research Facility is indicated in orange on the map found HERE.

What are my transport/parking options?
Street parking is available in the surrounding area. Paid parking is available in the multi-storey car park at Monash Medical Centre. Public transport options include the Clayton train station which is a 10 minute walk to the Translational Research Facility, or local bus routes to Monash Medical Centre.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, a guest list is available at the event.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Please contact Jemma Evans with any questions you may have.

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Hudson Institute of Medical Research

Translational Research Facility

45 Kanooka Grove

Clayton, VIC 3168

Australia

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