The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Professor Adam Balen

Adam Balen Professor Adam Balen

Professor of Reproductive Medicine and Surgery

Adam Balen MB, BS, MD, DSc, FRCOG

Leeds Teaching Hospitals, UK


Adam Balen is a full time National Health Service consultant at the Leeds Centre for Reproductive Medicine and was awarded a personal chair by The University of Leeds in 2004 and a DSc in 2010 for his research. His special interests include all aspects of PCOS, Assisted Conception, Paediatric & Adolescent Gynaecology and Disorders of Sexual Development.

Adam is Chair of the British Fertility Society, past Chair of the ESHRE Special Interest Group in Reproductive Endocrinology, a member of the WHO Global Infertility Guidelines Committee and Chair of the WHO Expert Working Group on the management of PCOS. He is an editor of The British Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology and is the author of 12 books and over 200 peer-reviewed papers. Books include Infertility in Practice (4th edition published in 2014), Reproductive Endocrinology for the MRCOG and Beyond (2nd edition 2007), The Multi-Disciplinary approach to Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology (2004) and Current Management of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (2010).

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