News

Find out more about the latest developments at TasIVF, plus state, national and global news on IVF and fertility issues.

Angela Read

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E angela.read@virtushealth.com.au

Latest press and news

14 June 2022

Professor David Gardner, IVF pioneer and world-renowned scientist has been appointed Member of the Order of Australia (AM)

10 December 2021

At TasIVF, the safety of our staff and patients is our highest priority.  To this end our commitment to providing you with a safe and reliable service remains

26 October 2021

5 new tests will be added to the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) for pre-implantation genetic testing (PGT) of embryos

6 August 2021

COVID-19 Update for TasIVF Patients due to the current unfolding situation in Launceston

10 June 2021

RANZCOG and ATAGI recommend that pregnant women are routinely offered Pfizer mRNA vaccine (Cominarty) at any stage of pregnancy. 

25 February 2021

How TasIVF improved success rates - introducing a new standard of care for Tasmania's IVF patients

22 January 2021

Recent media reports on COVID-19 and male fertility

10 October 2020

News reports in the media today discusses issues surrounding non-invasive genetic testing with another healthcare provider

23 April 2020

COVID-19 Update: We look forward to welcoming you back to TasIVF

21 April 2020

COVID-19 Update: TasIVF welcomes the lifting of the IVF ban

19 March 2020

Here are some steps to protect yourself from COVID-19

4 February 2020

TasIVF and Virtus Health launch ‘Get Me Pregnant’, a new podcast series with Mamamia

6 November 2019

Media reports today prompts us to reassure patients of the high priority TasIVF places on the protection of our patients' confidential data.

17 September 2019

A new Australian study has found “staggering and disturbing” failures in the accuracy of many of these fertility apps.

16 September 2019

Growing numbers of Australian women are taking up the option of elective egg freezing to preserve their reproductive capacity.

5 September 2019

Families come in many different forms Today the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute released a study, published in Nature Communications.

3 September 2019

Study finds that any effect that assisted reproduction technology has on babies’ genes is largely corrected by adulthood.

24 May 2019

Press release on our innovative AI tool pioneered by Australian scientists to increase success rates in IVF pregnancies gains international interest

24 January 2019

Carrying out “endometrial scratch”, in the month prior to an embryo transfer does not increase the chance of an embryo implanting.