Roundtable Luncheons on Wednesday
Time:1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location:Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
RTW01 The Detrimental Effect of Progestin Withdrawal on Pregnancy Outcome in PCOS Women
Michael P. Diamond, M.D.
Wayne State University
RTW02 Approach to a Patient with Hirsutism/Hyperandrogenemia
Fahrettin Kelestimur, M.D. (Trilogy Speaker)
Erciyes University Medical School, Turkey
Assisted Reproductive Technology
RTW03 Non-Invasive Treatment of Uterine Fibroids
Elizabeth A. Stewart, M.D.
RTW04 Infertility, Fertility Drugs and Reproductive Cancers
Humberto Scoccia, M.D.
University of Illinois at Chicago
RTW05 Cost-Utility/Effectiveness Analysis in Reproductive Medicine
Ruben J. Alvero, M.D
University of Colorado Denver
RTW06 Economics in the Development of Embryo Transfer Policies
Luca Gianaroli, M.D. (Trilogy Speaker)
Società Italiana Studi di Medicina della Riproduzione
RTW07 Single Frozen-Thawed Embryo Transfer
Osamu Ishihara, M.D., Ph.D. (Trilogy Speaker)
Saitama Medical University
RTW08 Safety Issues in the ART Laboratory
Kersti Lundin (Trilogy Speaker)
Sahlgrenska University Hospital
RTW09 The Outcomes for Children Following Infertility Management
Richard Kennedy, M.D. (Trilogy Speaker)
University Hospital, Conventry
RTW10 Chasing the Holy Grail of Pregnancy Rates - at the Expense of Safety?
Paul Devroey, M.D., Ph.D.(Trilogy Speaker)
RTW11 Optimizing ART Outcomes/Evidence-based Medicine: Translating Evidence into Practice
Siladitya Bhattacharya, M.B.B.S., M.D. (Trilogy Speaker)
The University of Aberdeen
RTW12 Embryo selection, Why?
Arne Sunde, M.D.
St. Olav’s Hospital
Chinese Reproductive Medicine
RTW13 Trophectoderm Biopsy for PGS: Pros and Cons
Yulian Zhao, Ph.D., M.D.
Johns Hopkins Medicine
RTW14 Incorporating Genetic Counseling Into Your Practice, Practical Applications
Tricia See, Sc.M.
RTW15 Health Disparities in the Treatment of Menopause
Melissa Wellons, M.D.
RTW16 Uterine Anomalies Diagnosis and Surgical Findings
Silvina M. Bocca, M.D., Ph.D.
Eastern Virginia Medical School
RTW17 Gatekeepers to Care? Legal issues in Refusing Treatment or Representation
Diane Michelsen, J.D.
Family Formation Law Offices of Michelson and Cohen
Male Reproduction and Urology
RTW18 The Internet and Social Media and Your Infertility Practice
Paul J. Turek, M.D.
Turek Clinic, San Francisco
RTW19 Reactive Oxygen Species, WBC and Sperm: Where Are We?
Mark Sigman, M.D.
Brown University and Lifespan
RTW20 Sperm Morphology- Role in Treatment Outcomes
Robert E. Brannigan, M.D.
RTW21 Never Too Late to Procreate: Fertility Options for the Aging Woman
Erkan Buyuk, M.D.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
RTW22 Matters of the Heart and Menopause
Aimee M. Seungdamrong, M.D.
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
RTW23 Treatment of Depression in the Setting of Infertility Treatment: To Use or Not to Use SSRIs
Alice D. Domar, Ph.D.
Domar Center for Mind/Body Health at Boston IVF
RTW24 Psychosocial Issues and Counseling of Adult Fertility Preservation Patients
Angela K. Lawson, Ph.D.
RTW25 Potential Reasons for Patients not Pursuing Fertility Preservation after Referral for Consultation and Counseling
Lisa Pepin, R.N.
University of Connecticut Health Center
RTW26 Fertility Preservation Options for the Cancer Patient: Overview for the REI nurse
Ann Scalia, R.N., B.S.N.
RTW27 Nutrition in Relation to Fertility and ART Outcomes
Jorge Chavarro, M.D., Sc.D.
Harvard School of Public Health
Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis
RTW28 Array CGH
Dagan Wells, Ph.D. (Trilogy Speaker)
RTW29 Lyophilization of Gametes and Stem Cells
Pasquale Patrizio, M.D., M.B.E.
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
RTW30 Tubal Surgery: When, Why, and How
Samantha M. Pfeifer, M.D.
University of Pennsylvania
RTW31 Metformin for PCOS, Why Doesn’t it Work for My Patients?
Cecilia T. Valdes, M.D.
Baylor College of Medicine
RTW32 Noncontraceptive Benefits of Contraceptives
Michael Thomas, M.D.
University of Cincinnati
RTW33 OHSS Free Clinic- Possible and How?
Edgar V. Mocanu, M.D. (Trilogy Speaker)
RCSI and HARI, Rotunda Hospital
RTW34 Letrozole for Ovulation Induction
Robert F. Casper, M.D. (Trilogy Speaker)
Toronto Centre for Advanced Reproductive Technology
RTW35 The Use of Androgens or Androgen Modulating Agents in Poor Responders Undergoing Ovarian Stimulation for IVF
Basil C. Tarlatzis, M.D., Ph.D. (Trilogy Speaker)
Medical School of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
RTW36 Coding & Preparedness for ICD-10
Rodney R. Craig, Ph.D.
Private Practice, Walnut Creek, CA
Reproductive Biology and Technology
RTW37 Transitioning Your Program to Vitrification
Charles L. Bormann, Ph.D.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
RTW38 Donor Sperm: Which Donor Types Appeal to Specific Recipients and Who Are the Men Who Choose to Donate Sperm?
Michelle A. Ottey, Ph.D.
RTW39 Trends in Reproductive Laboratory Technology
Tien-Cheng Arthur Chang, Ph.D.
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
RTW40 Testicular Sperm Retrieval for Non-obstructive Azoospermia
Peter N. Schlegel, M.D.
RTW41 Key Points of Vasectomy Reversal
Edmund S. Sabanegh, M.D.
RTW42 Pearls of Varicocele Repair
Marc Goldstein, M.D.
RTW43 Uterus Saving Procedures for Fibroids in Women Wishing to Preserve Fertility
Michal Mara, M.D. (Trilogy Speaker)
Centre for Gynecological Endoscopy and Minimally Invasive Surgery