BAS2015 – Programme Online!

17th July 2015 – Charles Darwin House, London
The programme is looking superb – lots of things at the frontier of Andrology research – presented by those doing it, our student members! For more information see our BAS2015 page

The meeting will be on Friday 17th July in London, with free registration and limited travel grants available for all presenters and limited free registration for BAS members.

Save the date in your diary now!

March 9, 2015

Basic Semen Analysis Course – 2015

This year’s UK joint Basic Semen Analysis Course with ESHRE was held on 13-17 April 2015 in Birmingham. 

BSAC 2015 Course Participants

BSAC 2015 Course Participants

This course is run jointly with ESHRE as we have joint agreement on the standards and methods by which semen analysis should be performed. A certificate is awarded for passing, or participation.

See: for more information


March 9, 2015

10th Association of Biomedical Andrologists AGM

The 2015 ABA AGM, will be held at the Marriott Hotel, Leeds on 21st May. The morning session promises to be interesting with a look at ISO 15189. Louise Davidson from UKAS will be discussing what ISO 15189 can do for your service followed by Steve Troup who will be providing a survivors guide! Paul Hancock will then deliver some clarification on validation and verification followed by Stephanie Brooks who will be covering the importance of toxicity testing.


This year marks the ABA’s 10th AGM and we are excited to announce the introduction of a short communication and poster session. This is your chance to claim your time in the limelight and share your knowledge and experiences with fellow peers and colleagues. The best poster and presentation will be awarded a free place at ABA AGM 2016 so get your thinking caps on! Details of how to submit can be found on the ABA website but hurry as the deadline for submissions is 31st March.


The afternoon session will focus on clinical interpretation with Sue Kenworthy discussing the importance of data collection and sample procurement processes and Dr. Sarah Martins Da Silva explaining how to make clinical interpretation meaningful for the patient. This year’s meeting will again feature the popular ‘andrology question time,’ so please email your questions in plenty of time for the panel to address. The meeting will close with prize presentations for the best poster/short communication session.


Further details and the registration form can be found at Hurry as places fill up fast!”


Save-the-Date2015.pdf (715 downloads)

March 6, 2015