John Parsons

John Parsons is a former Trustee at the Progress Educational Trust (PET), Founder and former Director of King's College Hospital's Assisted Conception Unit, and former Director of the hospital's Termination Of Pregnancy Service. He is also a Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, a former Trustee at the British Pregnancy Advisory Service and a former Clinical Inspector for the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority. He trained as an obstetrician and gynaecologist, and was a member of the team - directed by Professor Lord Robert Winston - which established the first successful pregnancy following in vitro fertilisation at Hammersmith Hospital.