We are proud to announce the recipients of The Brian Setchell Medal in 2019 are Professor Sheena Lewis and Dr David Miller. Sheena and David have both made outstanding contributions to the field of andrology and are worthy recipients of this prestigious award.
Congratulations to both Sheena and David!
September 24, 2019
We would like to congratulate Nupur Khera on being awarded the second Iwan Lewis-Jones Young Scientist Award at the BAS Annual Meeting on the 20th September for her presentation titled “Effect of a low affinity bromodomain inhibitor N, N dimethylacetamide (DMA) on spermatogenesis in rats”
September 24, 2019
This year marks the anniversary of the death of Anthony Hirsh FRCS, DObst RCOG, one of the first truly dedicated specialists in male infertility. Tony was passionate about this field, going to great lengths to treat men with azoospermia. Tony was a pioneer in testicular sperm extraction. He implemented the technique of retrieving sperm from the vas deferens and in 1993 achieved the first successful IVF pregnancy using such sperm from a spinal cord injured patient.
Tony was trained in the USA in microsurgical epididymal sperm aspiration (MESA), and was one ..Read More
July 5, 2019
BAS would like to inform you that the new UK guidelines for the medical and
laboratory procurement and use of sperm, oocyte and embryo donors (2019) has now been published.
For access to the Guidelines please follow the link below;
June 13, 2019
ESHRE Campus Symposium on Male factor infertility: the broad picture is now open for registration and abstract submission. The meeting will take place in March 2019, Belgium and aims to provide broad coverage of the multitude of causes of male subfertility and paternal effects on offspring health.
For more details please follow the link: https://www.eshre.eu/Education/Calendar-Campus-events/Male-factor-infertility
November 23, 2018