International Association of
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As a fellow private IVF provider, you may be interested to learn that there is a society of private ART clinics. It is called the International Association of Private Assisted Reproductive Clinics and Laboratories or A PART. A PART was founded in 1998 to provide a scientific, educational and social forum for physicians like you. Our annual World Congress attracts colleagues from all continents.

Mission statement

  • A PART is an association of private IVF centers. The mission of A PART is to support couples suffering from fertility problems by providing effective, accessible and affordable treatment.
  • A PART cooperates with patient support groups for a better understanding of their needs and requirements.
  • A PART cooperates with other professional, commercial and also non-profit organizations, in order to improve the patients' quality of life.

Objectives - IVF centers

  • Improve medical and managerial quality (skills) of ART clinics
    • Test and study innovative, state-of-the-art medications, equipment and methods
      • Based on experience, draw-up recommendations and/or guidelines
    • Develop requirements and standards for state-of-the-art ART clinics
      • Develop Quality Management (QM) standards for ART clinics
    • Support and share experiences with newly established ART units by guiding on best practice

General objectives - patients

  • Make ART treatment accessible and affordable for patients
    • Develop safe and cost-effective, patient profile tailored treatment protocols
    • Cooperate with patient support groups to better understand patients' needs
    • Develop awareness of ART treatment

We hope you will join us to add your ideas and strengths to our organization. We look forward working together with you to advance the science in our field as well as to reduce practice overhead.

  • Exchange your ideas with other private IVF clinics worldwide
  • Profit from personal interaction with colleagues from all over the world
  • Participate in small in-depth group discussions
  • Gain support in developing mutual research and practice protocols
  • Relate with the industry for research support and multi-center studies
  • Coordinate and participate in non-university clinical studies
  • Receive awards for outstanding scientific contributions and excellence in clinical practice
  • Participate in the A PART fellowship program

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