Sarah Martins da Silva, Senior Lecturer in Reproductive Medicine, University of Dundee and Honorary Consultant Gynaecologist, joined Professor Sheena Lewis to discuss fertilisation failure and sperm.
Sarah Martins da Silva
Senior Lecturer in Reproductive Medicine, University of Dundee and Honorary consultant gynaecologist
Sarah Martins da Silva is a Senior Lecturer in Reproductive Medicine at University of Dundee. She runs a translational research programme focussed around male infertility, sperm biology and drug discovery. She was recognised for her research in 2019 and named as one of the most inspiring and influential women from around the world by BBC 100 women.
She is also an Honorary Consultant Gynaecologist, Clinical Lead for NHS Tayside Infertility Services and Person Responsible for Ninewells Assisted Conception Unit. As part of her clinical activities she runs specialised male infertility clinics as well as a sperm studies research clinic for couples affected by low/no fertilisation following IVF/ICSI.
Laura Carter-Penman, Deputy Director of Fertility and Women’s Health at Peppy Health joins us to discuss how Peppy can empower men to understand and protect their fertility.