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INTERNATIONAL FACULTY

 

  • Dr GRAEME THOMPSON (Concept Fertility Centre, Perth Australia)
  • Dr STEPHEN ADAMS (Concept Fertility Centre, Perth Australia)                
  • Dr JOHN KEVIN ARTLEY (Concept Fertility Centre, Perth Australia)
  • Dr SOURAYA JAROUDI (Cooper Genomics)
  • Dr Naila Siddiqui Kamal (Imperial  School of Medicine, London)
  • Dr KIRAN SHAHID (Mill Point Practice CBD Perth, Australia)
  • Dr Muhammad Shafiq Gill (Sherwood Forest Hospitals, UK)
  • Dr Marium Moosa Khan (Nottingham University Hospital, UK)
  • Liz Beadle (Concept Fertility Centre, Perth Australia)
  • STEPHEN BAINES (Cooper Genomics)

 

 

 

 

 

DR GRAEME THOMPSON
B.Sc MBBS FRANZCOG
Consultant Obstetrician& Gynecologist
Specialist  in  Assisted Reproductive Therapies at Concept, Perth

Graeme Thompson, after an apprenticeship with Professor Warren Jones at Flinders University South Australia, returned to W.A. and joined Concept Fertility Centre in 1990.  He was former Medical Director of Concept and currently a consultant Gynecologist there. He iis also a Clinical Lecturer in Reproductive Medicine at the University of Western Australia. His major interests are ART and infertility surgery with emphasis on laser laparoscopy, microsurgery (a dying art), ectopic pregnancy, Asherman’s syndrome and endometriosis. He has a practice in assisted reproduction and general gynecology, and has published on ectopic pregnancy treatment and subsequent beta hCG regression, single embryo transfer, assisted hatching, Asherman’s syndrome and Cardiotocography in preterm pregnancies

 

DR STEPHEN ADAMS
MA MBBS MRCGP DRCOG DCH
Men’s Sexual Health Specialist, lecturer, educator and writer

Dr Stephen Adams was trained at Cambridge University and Guys’ Hospital, London, qualifying as a doctor in 1982. He undertook General Practice training gaining diplomas in obstetrics & gynecology, family planning, and child health. He was elected MRCGP in 1987. He worked in full time General Practice in West Sussex (1986 to 1994). He is currently medical director of Integrated Sexual Health. This clinic provides assessment and treatment of all aspects of sexual health and is actively involved in education and research. He is a senior clinical lecturer at the School of Medicine, University of Western Australia, a member of the International Society of Sexual Medicine and the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health. He has served on Advisory Boards for Pfizer Australia, Janssen Pharmaceuticals and as a member of the Asian Pacific Erectile Dysfunction Experts Panel. Stephen consults full time at the clinic, both as a general practitioner and sexual health specialist. He is married with three daughters, a step-daughter and step-son. He plays veterans hockey and still sings regularly for choirs around Perth.

 

DR JOHN KEVIN ARTLEY
MD FRCOG  FRANZCOG
Consultant Obstetrician & Gynecologist and Specialist in Assisted Reproductive Therapies

Dr John Kevin Artley is a UK trained Specialist and has been involved in the field of Assisted Reproductive Therapies since 1989. Having qualified from Leicester University (UK), Master of Medicine, Master of Surgery {MB ChB) in 1984, he chose to specialize in Obstetrics and Gynecology. As part of his professional development, Kevin applied for and was offered the coveted MRC funded research post at the prestigious Cambridge University, working with the pioneering leaders of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF). This is where he completed his MD ( Doctor of Medicine ). Kevin was a member of the original clinical team responsible for the design and establishment of the now world-famous Assisted Conception Unit at Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital in London. He has subsequently held positions as Consultant Gynecologist in Brisbane and Research Director at Monash IVF, Melbourne, Australia before relocating back to the UK in 1995.  Here he was Medical Director of both The Private Practice at Burton  IVF Ltd and Burton Centre for Reproductive Medicine. In addition to his clinical post, he was Clinical Director for Women, Children’s and   Surgical    Services at Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. A dedicated educator and previous examiner at the RCOG, UK (Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists), here in Perth, he enjoys teaching junior colleagues in a part-time capacity as an Emergency Department Consultant at King Edward Memorial Hospital, Subiaco. He became an examiner for The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists in 2014. Currently also a Consultant Gynecologist at Concept Fertility Centre and Day Hospital in Subiaco, Perth, Western Australia (since October 2013-)

Special areas of interest: Investigation & treatment of Female infertility; Investigation & treatment of Male infertility including surgical sperm recovery;  Laparoscopic surgery; Management of patients requiring pre­ implantation genetic testing; Reproductive endocrinology including PCOS; Fertility preservation for medical as well as social reasons.

 

 

DR SOURAYA JAROUDI
phD HCLD

Souraya Jaroudi is a molecular geneticist, with fifteen years of experience in reproductive genetics and molecular diagnostics, and a certified High Complexity Laboratory Director by the American Board of Bioanalysis; PhD in Human Genetics at University College London, Souraya joined Reprogenetics UK at the Institute of Reproductive Sciences in Oxford in 2010 as a senior molecular geneticist, leading the Molecular Diagnostics Department; Laboratory Director at Reprogenetics Middle East, a laboratory she designed and helped set up for Al Ain Fertility Center in the UAE. In 2017, Souraya founded Genetic Project Studies & Consulting (GPSC) SARL, supporting companies in Europe, USA and Middle East in the establishment of genetic laboratories, the introduction and management of new clinical services and the expansion of their operations in specific sectors or regions. Currently a  Consultant for CooperGenomics. Souraya has published multiple peer-reviewed papers and book chapters in the field of reproductive genetics, and has given numerous presentations and educational lectures at international conferences, MSc programmers and workshops.

 

DR NAILA SIDDIQUI KAMAL
MBBS FRCOG CertASLAT, M  ED   (Imperial) FHEA, SQIL (Harvard)
Gynecologist LNWH Trust NHS. Senior (Hon) Lecturer Imperial School of Medicine Associate Director Medical Education LNWHT

Naila is a Dow graduate from Class of ’89. She trained in UK and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists. She has been clinically active within the NHS for the past 28 years. She has several higher education qualifications in Medical Education and patient safety, quality, informatics & leadership being an alumnus of Imperial College London and Harvard Medical College Boston. She has also been Associate Dean at London Deanery, National Lead RCOG, Co-opt Member of AoMRC Education committee:

Leads a gynecology RAC (Rapid Access Clinic) at London North West Healthcare University Hospital
Associate Director of Medical  Education and oversees training of junior doctors.
Senior(Hon) lecturer at Imperial School of Medicine. Until recently she was the Lead for O&G undergrad course implemented across several central London clinical sites. She has made several presentations and posters at international Conferences such as BICOG, AMEE and ASME.

She has inventor status at Imperial for her work in developing an interactive learning resource using animations. Currently, she is developing medical educational resources at Imperial working with the educational technology team using artificial intelligence and virtual reality. She has won several awards including Distinguished Teacher Award and Excellent Teacher Award from Imperial Medical College, Highly commendable award from Health Education England. She is Co-Chair of patient safety and quality committee at NW Surrey CCG.

 

DR KIRAN SHAHID
MBBS  FRACGP Dip Derm (Aust)
Consultant Advisor

MBBS from Dow Medical College1 University of Karachi. Her credentials include Australian Medical Council Examination (AMC); Australasian College of Dermatologists FACD Part 1″;Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Fellowship-FRACGP; Australian Institute of Dermatology Diploma (Dip Derm); Professional Diploma Aesthetic Medicine (Health Cert- Bond University); Australian Institute of Dermatology Advanced Dermatology Diploma (Adv Dip Derm); Australian Institute of Dermatology Fellowship- current. Dr Shahid holds current Certificate of Registration with the Medical Board of Australia with General and Specialist Registration and is also a Registered Medical Practitioner with the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council {PMDC).

Dr Shahid is an examiner for the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and has been examining post grad for 18 years. She has extensive experience in general practice which includes women health and infertility. Dr Shahid also has extensive experience in wide range of skin diseases including skin cancer. Dr Shahid was the lead doctor of a sequential interventional clinical trial about the management of pigmented skin lesions in Perth WA and published in the British Journal of Dermatology 2009. Dr Kiran Shahid is the founder and creator of DeNovo Dermal Solutions – a cosmeceutical skincare range formulated especially for Pakistani skin to treat a range of dermatological problems in Asian skin.

 

LIZ BEADLE
Administration Director, Patient Liaison Officer
Concept Fertility Centre, Perth Western Australia

Liz Beadle helps couples to understand the administrative processes needed to commence investigations and treatment at the Concept Fertility Centre. She assists them in choosing a Fertility Specialist, explains treatments available and the estimated associated costs. At the start, she also answers any general inquiries couples may have ensured their access to the Concept’s services is simple. Together with her expert team of Receptionists and Nurse Coordinators and the Patient Liaison Officer, she assists in scheduling couples first appointments. Liz has worked at Concept Fertility Centre for 32 years. She started at the Nurse Coordination Manager and Liz is now patient liaison officer and administration director.

 

 

STEPHEN BAINES
Director of Business Development for CooperGenomics a division of the CooperSurgical Companies

Stephen has a sustained record of success in the business to business and business to consumer marketplaces. Has substantial background in manufacturing and service organisations whilst at the same time managing cultural change across these concerns. An inspirational leader and outstanding team member, who through a participative approach will create robust strategies to translate vision into achievement, combining strong analytical, problem solving, change management and decision-making skills with a passion for customer care, process and quality. Stephen brings to this role a wealth of experience in sales and marketing having gained a diploma from The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM). Stephen gained his degree in aeronautical engineering from Bristol University joining the Royal Air Force (RAF) and spent 10 successful years as an Engineering officer completing several tours on front line fighter squadrons in the UK and abroad.

 

 

DR MUHAMMAD SHAFIQ GILL
MBBS FCPS  FRCPath, Consultant Histopathologist
Member RCPath working group on cancer services

with Prof Ian Ellis world renowned breast pathologist. Currently Head of Service for Histopathology at Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Nottinghamshire, UK. He has been instrumental in service improvement and transformation through application of LEAN principles. He has been dealing with regulatory bodies like UKAS, HTA, PHE cancer screening, CQC ec and has led successful inspections by these organisations.He has been Lead cancer clinician for the trust where he further developed an aligned cancer care pathways between primary, secondary and tertiary care.

Shafiq became Clinical chair for Diagnostics & Outpatients Division in 2015 overseeing a workforce of around 1000  He is currently running a leadership development programme for Clinical Chairs, Clinical Directors and Heads of services.

 

 

DR MARIUM MOOSA KHAN
MBBS FCPS FRCPath,
Consultant Histopathologist

Dr Marium Khan has specialised in Skin, Endocrine and Head & Neck pathology. She is an accredited medical appraiser. She is a member of the RCPath working group on workload management, which oversees development of national guidelines balancing safety and productivity. An examiner of RCPath Fellowship part 1& 2 examination. She is lead examiner for FRCPath part 1 examination. As an accredited mentor she provides mentorship support to other medical colleagues; organiser of East Midlands Histopathology External Quality Assurance Scheme and deals with any poor performance issued highlighted by the scheme