Jane Lyttleton, Clinical Director
Clinical Director, Adjunct Research Fellow (WSU)
BSc (Hons) NZ, MPhil Lond, Dip TCM Aus, Cert Ac, Cert Herbal Medicine, China
Jane is founder and Director of the Acupuncture Pregnancy, and Acupuncture IVF Support clinics. She works closely with a carefully chosen team to deliver care and support to couples trying to conceive. Working collaboratively with the clinic practitioners, clinical protocols and herbal formulas which are unique to the clinics, have been designed.
Jane also has a practice at and is a Director of Paddington Medical Centre, Sydney, Australia.
She has focused on reproductive medicine for 30 years, and has studied with some of China’s most revered doctors in this field. Building on the wisdom and skill of highly experienced clinicians in gynecology clinics in China, and the experience she has gained working with couples and their doctors in Australia, Jane has developed a clinical approach uniquely appropriate for supporting western patients planning or trying to conceive.
Jane is author of the seminal and highly acclaimed “Treatment of Infertility with Chinese Medicine”, published in 2004 (2nd edition 2013) by Elsevier Science translated into 3 foreign languages and now in its 9th reprint. It remains the standard text on infertility for TCM students and practitioners world wide. She co-authored the popular 3 volume reference books “Clinical Handbook of Internal Medicine: The Treatment of Disease with Chinese Medicine” published by Eastland Press USA and has written the Chinese herb manual “Jade Woman, Jade Man Herbals” published by Golden Mirror Publishing, USA.
Jane has presented at many international conferences and seminars to acupuncturists and IVF clinic staff, including
Pacific Coast Reproductive Society annual conference, USA
The Annual Rothenburg conference, Germany
The Shanghai seminars (sponsored by ChinaWest)
The International Integrated Acupuncture Seminars, Fertility and Obstetrics; at The Royal College of Physicians London
The Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association conferences
The NZ register of Acupuncturists, New Zealand
Pro D seminars, Canada and USA
Sydney IVF/Genea Yin Yang seminars, Sydney
Merck Serono Synchronising ART, Sydney
International Integrative Chinese Medicine seminars, Melbourne
Alexandria Multi Disciplinary Education Series IVF Australia, Sydney
Jane is a guest lecturer at University of Western Sydney Australia and the University of Westminster UK
She is a Fellow of Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association and is Advisor to the board of the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine and Patron of the Acupuncture Fertility Network in the UK. She sits on the Board for the National Integrative Medicine Research Institute (NICM) at Western Sydney University, and the External Clinical Advisory Group for the Western Sydney Institute of Health, and is an Adjunct Fellow of WSU. She is on the Editorial Board for the International Standard Library of Chinese Medicine at PMPH (Peoples’ Medical Publishing House) in Beijing, China. She is also President of the charity Lotus Outreach Australia which works to prevent trafficking of young girls in Cambodia.