Ask The Experts

Continuing Professional Development

Any questions or queries on all fertility matters please ask our NFS Executive Team, who are all experts in the fertility field, including Embryologists, Consultants, Fertility Nurse Specialists and Specialist Fertility Counsellors, who cover all areas of expertise in the fertility field.

Please email Joanne Carwardine

The NFS Executive Team

Sandra is Chief Exec of NFS and is a Senior Accredited Fertility Counsellor and has been practicing in reproductive health for over 12 years in both private and NHS clinics

Joanne is Chief Exec of NFS and has been working as a BACP Reg. MBACP (Accred) counsellor supervisor for 14 years, specialising in fertility and surrogacy counselling.

William Taylor is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist B ChB, FRCOG, MObst (Liverpool)

Nadir Ciray MD, PhD. is Senior Clinical Embryologist, a Reproductive Embryologist and IVF Laboratory Director and a Researcher in Reproductive Medicine

Heidi Birch is an Independent Fertility Nurse Practitioner RN RM MSc, HFEA external Inspector


Mak Massoud is a Associate Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology with a Special Interest in Fertility

Michelle Johnson is a BACP Reg. MBACP (Accred) counsellor and Supervisor, Experienced Trainer and NFS Course Lecturer

Andrew Taylor is a BACP (MBACP) Counsellor, College Counselling Tutor, Experienced Presenter, Facilitator and NFS Course Lecturer

Mike Stickley is a Counsellor FdA Couns. MBACP (Reg) and NFS Course Moderator

Sharon Binnersley is a Senior Embryologist at Shropshire & Mid-Wales Fertility Centre.

Karen Ansell is a Gynaecology Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Lead for Secondary Care Fertility Services

Annie Mitchell Clinical Embryologist UK