Dr. Catherine Bernard, President-Director
Dr. Catherine Bernard,MB.B.S.MS, India belongs to the Congregation of the Sisters of the Cross of Chavanod. She is a Medical Doctor by profession and also holds a degree in Religion and Religious Education from Fordham University,USA. Dr Catherine Bernard has switched professions becoming a Family Life Professional by choice.She is the Founder and Director of Service and Research Institute on Family and Children (SERFAC), Chairperson of the International Program Planning Committee of its Global Conference and Convener of the International Think Tanks of SERFAC. She is a world renowned speaker, organiser, writer and consultant on all aspects of family life from Natural Family Planning to effective parenting and family spirituality. She is the founder of the Society of Family Integrity and Development in South India and the Service and Research Institute on Family and Children, Chennai, India where she is currently the President and Director. She has organised since 1983, 13 International and Global conferences both in India and abroad. She has given interviews in various countries to the press and television and has traveled extensively in her own country India, Asia, Europe, Australia, Africa and the Americas promoting the stability of marriage, the health and the well being of societies.