Preliminary Program

19 OCTOBER 2018

Fertility Awareness Agencies Conferences

Conference Dinner
6:30pm  The Summit Restaurant, Mt Cootha
7:30pm  Presentation: Women's health: 50 years from now


20 OCTOBER 2018

Towards the Complete Person
The BioPsychoSocial and Spiritual aspects of human reproduction and relationships

8:15am   Registration
8:50am   Welcome

SESSION 1 – Psychological Considerations
9:00am   Relationship – belonging and believing
9:40am   Loss in a land of plenty: miscarriage and stillbirth
10:10am Support in the journey of infertility
10:40am Morning Tea 

SESSION 2 – Spiritual Considerations
11:10am Keynote: The whole person – more than the sum of our parts
12:10pm Ethics of fertility treatments
12:40pm Lunch 

SESSION 3 – Social Considerations
1:30pm Keynote: Key findings of the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health
2:30pm Diet for fertility – social barriers to achieving the optimum
3:00pm Afternoon Tea 

SESSION 4 – Medical Considerations
3:30pm Precocious puberty and delayed adolescence
4:00pm Diabetes – in fertility and preconception
4:30pm St Luke’s as a health care model

6:30pm Drinks 
7:00pm Towards the Complete Practice
            A showcase of different service provision models


21 OCTOBER 2018

Post-conference program (TBC)

7:00am   National Catholic Medical Association launch (breakfast)

9:00am   Sunday Mass (on site)

10:20am   AIRRM Board Meeting

10:30am   AIRRM Annual General Meeting (Members only)

12:30pm   Close