Fertility Preservation for People with Cancer in Aotearoa - Clinical Practice Guideline 2021

A Fertility Preservation Working Group was established in May this year to review and update the 2014 Fertility Preservation Guidelines. This process is now complete and the guidelines ready for wider consultation and feedback. You can view the guidelines by clicking the link below.

View Updated Fertility Preservation Guidelines 2021 here

Feedback can be emailed to AYACancer@adhb.govt.nz by Tuesday the 1st February.

We look forward to re-convening with the working group in the New Year to begin working on the implementation of the guidelines. 

Heidi Watson

The Clinical Leader is responsible for providing clinical leadership and national oversight of the network .

Heidi is a passionate and experienced health professional with a strong clinical, education and leadership background. Her enthusiasm for, and commitment to youth health has focused on improving the outcomes of youth with cancer and chronic health conditions. Previously, Heidi held the position of AYA Cancer Nurse Specialist for Auckland District Health Board. Alongside her AYA clinical leadership role she holds a youth health academic position at the University of Auckland.