Summary: The truth about her mind, her body, her life, and her journey from fertility to menopause.
Air Date: 4/20/23
Duration: 10 Minutes
Guest Bio: Joyce Harper
Joyce Harper is an award winning Professor of Reproductive Science at the Institute for Women’s Health, University College London. She is head of the Reproductive Science and Society Group and leads the International Women’s Day events at the Institute. She has worked in the fields of fertility, genetics, reproductive health and women’s health for over 30 years. She is passionate about education and discussion of all aspects of women’s health but especially at three key stages: the menstrual cycle, the fertile years and the menopause.
Her latest book – Your Fertile Years – was published in 2021. She is founder of Reproductive Health at Work and the International Fertility Education Initiative and co-founder of the UK Fertility Education Initiative.
She regularly appears in the press, on radio and TV. She is the mother of three sons born through IVF. Joyce is a keen open water swimmer and an ambassador for This Girl Can. In May she will be taking part in the Macmillan Mighty Coastal Hike, walking 26 miles in Norfolk.
In her new book Your Fertile Years, Dr. Joyce Harper explores the journey that women take through young adulthood, fertility, menopause, post-menopause, and how to embrace it fully with your mind and body.