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This week at the Progress Educational Trust (16 April 2018)

The Progress Educational Trust (PET) is delighted to announce that its next two free-to-attend public events will be held in Scotland with the support of the Scottish Government, and will be:

The 'Time Waits for No Man' event on 9 May will see male fertility discussed by speakers including Professor Christopher Barratt (Head of the Reproductive Medicine Group at the University of Dundee), Dr Sarah Martins Da Silva (Consultant Gynaecologist at Ninewells Hospital and Medical School), Professor Allan Pacey (Trustee at PET) and Professor Richard Sharpe (Principal Investigator at the Medical Research Council's Centre for Reproductive Health).

The event will be chaired by Dr Jane Stewart (Chair of the British Fertility Society). Meanwhile, details of the follow-up event in Glasgpw on 14 June event will be posted here shortly.

To book your free place at either event (or at both events!) email

PET has also been going through audience feedback from its two recent packed public events in London:

To find out more about what was debated at these events, and to be kept up-to-date with the latest news and views on genetics, fertility and embryo/stem cell research, subscribe for free here to PET's flagship publication BioNews.