Who We Are

ProFaM has been established to empower women with the freedom potentially to preserve their fertility and delay the onset of the menopause – naturally - using their own, ovarian hormones.

We are team of specialists who have come together to create this unique opportunity.

Our Team

ProFaM Professor Simon Fishel

Professor
Simon Fishel

CEO

Simon Fishel is the Founder and President of the CARE Fertility Group – the UK’s largest independent provider of fertility services.

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ProFaM Mr Yousri Afifi

Mr Yousri Afifi

Chief Medical Officer

Mr Yousri Afifi has over 25 years of experience in specialised laparoscopic and reproductive surgeries, holding a PhD from the University of Birmingham.

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Profam Professor Arri Coomarasamy

Professor
Arri Coomarasamy

Director of Governance and Research and Development

Professor Arri Coomarasamy is a Consultant Gynaecologist at the University of Birmingham, where he received his undergraduate medical education.

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ProFaM Professor Christiani Amorim

Professor
Christiani Amorim

Chief Scientific Officer

Professor Christiani Amorim holds a bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Medicine and a PhD in animal reproduction.

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ProFaM Manal Elgendy, MD

Manal Elgendy (MD)

CMO Deputy and Lead Cryobiologist

Dr. Elgendy discovered her passion for Reproductive Medicine in 1996 and since then she has devoted her career entirely to helping couples with subfertility have children.

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ProFaM Pericles Hassun Filho

Pericles Hassun Filho (D.V.M, Ph.D)

Director of International Development and CEO ProFaM LATAM

Has experience in Biochemistry and Cell Biology, emphasis on Molecular Biology and Embryology, acting on the following topics: biotechnology applied to reproduction, genetics of infertility and pre-implantation genetic diagnosis.

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ProFaM Forhad Ahmed

Forhad Ahmed

Production Manager

Forhad Ahmed received his MSc in Immunology from the University of Birmingham in 1999. He joined the Department of Haematology at University College London.

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ProFaM Mr Hemant N Vakharia

Mr Hemant N Vakharia

Consultant Obstetrician and Advanced Laparoscopic Gynaecological Surgeon

Mr Vakharia is a consultant working at the Royal Free Hospital NHS Trust (Barnet site). He qualified from Royal Free and University College Medical school.

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ProFaM Yadava Jeve

Mr Yadava Jeve
(MRCOG, MBA, PhD)

Consultant Sub-specialist Reproductive Medicine and Surgery

Mr Yadava Jeve is General Medical Council accredited sub-specialist in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery. His special interest is the ovarian reserve, fertility preservation and IVF.

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Profam Helen Walshe

Helen Walshe

Head Nurse

I have been nursing in the NHS for 28 years. I qualified in Birmingham and have always worked in Birmingham hospitals.

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ProFaM Dr Hajra Khattak

Dr Hajra Khattak

Clinical Research Fellow

Dr Hajra Khattak is a Clinical Research Fellow and a specialty trainee in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

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ProFaM Mr Mohamed Gaber (MBBCh, MSC, MD, MRCOG)

Mr Mohamed Gaber (MBBCh, MSC, MD, MRCOG)

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist

Mr Mohamed Gaber is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist at the University hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire.

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ProFaM Mrs Ruchira Singh

Mrs Ruchira Singh

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Ruchira Singh is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Birmingham Women`s Hospital and specialises in general gynaecology and fertility.

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