Media Releases

As pioneers in IVF, Melbourne IVF is one of the world’s leading centres for fertility treatment, at the forefront of research, technology and teaching, with specialists from across Australia and the world visiting our centre to learn and share ideas. 

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Latest press and news

14 June 2022

Professor David Gardner, scientific director of Melbourne IVF, honoured in the 2022 Queen's Birthday Honours List

25 January 2022

In response to our rising case numbers, we have implemented additional testing/screening measures to ensure safety and continuity of your treatment with us.

19 January 2022

Industry support for Victorian patients affected by suspension of IVF treatment

14 January 2022

All new stimulation cycles are temporarily halted until further advice.

14 January 2022

COVID-19 Update: We are still open for fertility treatment but have increased our safety measures to protect you.

7 January 2022

Latest covid 19 update at Melbourne IVF

9 December 2021

Scientists identify two new embryo selection biomarkers to help reduce time to pregnancy

26 October 2021

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

22 October 2021

World-renowned embryologist Professor David Gardner presents the latest breakthroughs on metabolic research.

13 September 2021

Important updates to our patient care due to COVID-19

10 September 2021

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

5 August 2021

Melbourne IVF's announcement following the Victorian government enacting an immediate 7 day lockdown

16 July 2021

Melbourne IVF patient update 16 July 2021 - All IVF procedures and elective surgery remain unaffected and will continue to be delivered.

3 June 2021

COVID-19 Update: Victoria lockdown extension and information for Melbourne IVF patients

27 May 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE: Victoria Lockdown and IVF services at Melbourne IVF.

11 May 2021

Melbourne IVF fertility specialists propose an algorithm to personalise the diagnosis of repeated embryo implantation failure.

17 February 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE: Lockdown lifted, but safety remains our priority

13 February 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE: Restrictions on elective surgery

22 January 2021

Recent media reports on COVID-19 and male fertility