Immediate Past Chairman

Dr Roy G Farquharson

Liverpool Women's Hospital
United Kingdom


Professional MB ChB Aberdeen 1975; MD Aberdeen 1986
Qualifications MRCOG 1981; FRCOG 1993

Following appointment as a full time NHS Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Liverpool Women’s Hospital in 1986, the Miscarriage Clinic was established in 1987 to provide investigation and treatment for women suffering recurring pregnancy loss and to support multidisciplinary, collaborative research studies.

He is co-editor of Early Pregnancy (Cambridge University Press, 2010) and Associate Editor, Human Reproduction Update (2010 - ).

NICE Guideline Development Group member (2010-12);Specialist advisor(2007- 2010)
Chair (2006 -11), Secretary (2002-2006) Association of Early Pregnancy Units, UK
Clinical Director, Liverpool Women’s Hospital (2002-2007)

ESHRE Executive Committee member (2011-), Specialist Interest Group for Early Pregnancy Co-ordinator (2006-2010), Deputee (2003-2006); International Scientific Committee (2006-10).