International Federation
OF Fertility Societies

Creating global programs and initiatives to advance fertility care and education now and in the future.

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About the IFFS

As a Non-State Actor (NSA) we promote and develop educational initiatives in the field of reproductive health in support of World Health Organization (WHO) aims and objectives and the renewed focus and prioritization the WHO has given to infertility as a disease.

Our worldwide mission is to stimulate research, disseminate educational information, and encourage the superior clinical care of patients in all aspects of reproductive and fertility medicine.  We represent over 65 UN country specific fertility societies that in the aggregate encompass an estimated 50,000 physicians and reproduction medicine specialists worldwide including various healthcare professionals.

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Workshops attendees represent the full range of reproductive healthcare professionals from physicians to embryologists, to nurses, counselors and researchers. Our curriculum is tailored to meet the needs of our audience.

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International Symposia

Our  international symposium series focuses on topical areas of reproductive health, relevant to regional concerns, presenting cutting edge research, contemporary review and topical debate.

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World Congress

The IFFS triennial congress has drawn numerous international luminaries from within the field of reproductive health care during the course of its 62 year history as a global event.

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Member Societies

The IFFS includes over 65 national societies from every continent committed to advancing scientific knowledge and clinical application in reproductive sciences.

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IFFS Journal

Global Reproductive Health is an international, multidisciplinary journal that aims to further knowledge, foster innovation, support research and promote good clinical practice in the field of reproductive health.

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WHO Collaboration

As an NSA in official relations with the WHO, we promote and develop educational initiatives in the field of reproductive health in support of WHO aims and objectives.

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IFFS Privacy Policy:
Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

IFFS takes your privacy and the Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) seriously.  As an international society with members residing in the European Union, IFFS will be fully compliant in the regulations.  This includes how we handle your information and communications that come from IFFS.



IFFS asks all event registrants and email subscribers to opt-in when they first engage in our society.  (Because of this, you may have already opted into our communications.) We have also simplified our communications options.  If you wish to update your options or unsubscribe from communication, you may do so on any email you have been sent by clicking the appropriate link.


IFFS will continue to use communication platforms that are fully GDPR-compliant.  These platforms include SurveyMonkey and, the IFFS website platform, YourMembership.com.  This ensures online privacy and security.


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the IFFS Secretariat at Secretariat@IFFS-reproduction.org








WHO Global health emergency alert: zika virus



Click HERE for the WHO Zika Strategic Response plan


The Zika virus outbreak has been declared a global health emergency by WHO. Its risk profile has changed from a mild threat to one with serious consequences. There is now scientific consensus that Zika virus is a cause of microcephaly and Guillain-BarrĂ© syndrome. Given the implications of Zika infection in reproductive health the IFFS has a key role in disseminating information to its stakeholders to support the global effort in minimizing the risk of this infection. 


Please click HERE to view the IFFS statement of information for Member Societies and Global Practitioners.

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4/11/2019 » 4/14/2019
2019 IFFS World Congress

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