MRC Centre for Reproductive Health
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MRC Festival 2018

A Healthy Pregnancy; a Positive Outcome.

You are invited to attend the Centre for Reproductive Health MRC Festival

If you are looking to embark upon a healthy lifestyle and manage your weight during pregnancy, this event is for you.

Who? Pregnant women - or women planning a pregnancy - who are looking to manage their weight and stay healthy. Support networks also welcome.

Date: Wednesday 20 June, 2018. Time: 1pm to 3pm.

Location: The Undergraduate Teaching Room, Chancellor’s Building, 49 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4SB

Useful information:

Women with a BMI higher than 30 will benefit most from this event.

Support networks are also welcome.

The women who attend the Metabolic Antenatal Clinic at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh have a BMI of over 40.

For further information, please refer to this press release which focuses on the important role of these specialist antenatal clinics.


Dr Fiona Denison, Honorary Consultant in Maternal and Fetal Health at MRC Centre for Reproductive Health, and Professor Rebecca Reynolds, Consultant Diabetologist and a member of the multidisciplinary team, will both be presenting at the event. They will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

Please also refer to this entry on the MRC Centre for Reproductive Health news page: