SRF PhD Student Prize

The Society offers an award for its postgraduate student members. The prize is awarded to the best presentation during the SRF Student Prize Session at Fertility (2018 onwards).

The SRF PhD Student Prize for 2022 Joint Winners:


Atalie Scrivener, University of Manchester for

‘Stress-responsive O-GlcNAc protein modification regulates trophoblast development in an organoid model of implantation’

Meaghan Griffiths, Monash University, Australia for 

Puma knockout protects the uterus from radiotherapy-mediated damage: implications for fertility preservation for female cancer survivors


To be considered for the award, student members must submit an abstract to be presented at Fertility.

All presenting authors must be enrolled for a Postgraduate degree (MSc, MPhil, MRes or PhD).

Previous winners of this award are not eligible to enter for this award again.

Submitted abstracts are reviewed by an independent panel and will be short listed for oral presentation at the SRF Student Prize Session at the meeting. The prize is awarded based on a combination of criteria which include content, presentation, delivery and discussion of the work.

To be considered for the SRF Student Prize, qualifying student members tick the relevant box when submitting their abstract for Fertility.


Previous Winners

Year Name Institution
2021 Kathleen Duffin & Kirsten Wilson University of Edinburgh
2020 Haidee Tinning University of Leeds
2019 Teresa Vilanova Nuffield Department of Women’s Reproductive Health
2018 Charlotte Willis University of Manchester
2017 Not awarded
2016 Katarzyna Siemienowicz University of Edinburgh
2015 Sevasti Giakoumelou University of Edinburgh



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