Fertility in transgender persons

Justine Defreyne

Ghent University Hospital, Department of Endocrinology and Center for Sexology and Gender

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Chloë De Roo

Division of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Gynaecology, Ghent University Hospital, 9000 Ghent

Chloë De Roo concluded her medical studies at the University of Ghent in 2012. She is combining her specialization in gynaecology – obstetrics with fundamental and applied scientific research at the Centre for Reproductive Medicine at the Ghent University Hospital in order to obtain a PhD degree in fertility preservation.

Joz Motmans

Ghent University Hospital, Center for Sexology and Gender

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Norah van Mello

VUMC

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Background

Only few studies have investigated the desire of transgender persons to have children, but they all conclude that half of transgender persons wish to have children. There are many fertility options available for transgender... [ view full abstract ]

Aim(s)

This multidisciplinary symposium is intended to provide all health care workers with sufficient knowledge about the subject of fertility in transgender persons, in order to be able to inform the patient about different... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Justine Defreyne (Ghent University Hospital, Department of Endocrinology and Center for Sexology and Gender)
  2. Chloë De Roo (Division of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Gynaecology, Ghent University Hospital, 9000 Ghent)
  3. Petra De Sutter (Division of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Gynaecology, Ghent University Hospital, 9000 Ghent)
  4. Kelly Tilleman (Division of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Gynaecology, Ghent University Hospital, 9000 Ghent)
  5. Joz Motmans (Ghent University Hospital, Center for Sexology and Gender)
  6. Baudewijntje Kreukels (VU University Medical Centre, Department of Medical Psychology)
  7. Bjorn Menten (Ghent University Hospital, Department of Genetic Medicine)
  8. Guy T'Sjoen (Ghent University Hospital, Department of Endocrinology and Center for Sexology and Gender, Ghent)
  9. Norah van Mello (VUMC)

Topic Area

Topics: Other suggestion

Session

MW-1B » Fertility in Trans Persons (14:00 - Friday, 7th April, Atlantic 2)