Getting Real About the Fellowship Process: A Panel Discussion for ResidentsAre you applying for a reproductive endocrinology (REI) fellowship this year? Or considering an REI fellowship in the future? Perhaps you are interested in learning what an REI fellowship is all about. If so, you don't want to miss our next webinar!
The ASRM Education Committee, in conjunction with the Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (SREI), has assembled a panel of fellowship program directors and current REI fellows to help answer your questions about REI fellowship. This evening webinar will be an active audience question and answer session.
Carol Wheeler, MD - Moderator
Dr. Wheeler earned her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, completed her residency training in obstetrics at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, OH, and her fellowship training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Wheeler is Director of the Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Program and Medical Director of IVF, Women's and Infants Fertility Center. She previously ran the REI resident rotation at Brown University and was REI fellowship director. She is currently on the Board of Directors of NASPAG.
Pietro Bortoletto, MD - Fellow
Dr. Bortoletto earned his medical degree from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Integrated OB/GYN Residency Program at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. He is currently a second-year fellow at the Ronald O. Perelman and Claudia Cohen Center for Reproductive Medicine at Weill Cornell and is completing a Master's degree in translational and clinical investigation.
Holly Mehr, MD, MSEd - Fellow
Dr. Mehr earned a Master’s degree in education at Bank Street School of Education in NYC, a Medical degree from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in NYC, and completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at New York University. She is currently a fellow in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at the University of California, Los Angeles. She was a full-time, public school teacher prior to her medical training and has a long-standing interest in education and curriculum development.
Meghan C.H. Ozcan, MD - Fellow
Dr. Ozcan is a second-year fellow in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. Dr. Ozcan earned her Medical degree from the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences and completed her residency at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth. Dr. Ozcan has served 12 years with the US Air Force. She is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology. Her research interests include the ovarian reserve, ectopic pregnancy and maintaining quality of life during infertility treatment. She is actively involved in research and serves on the Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Milestones Team of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
Jessica Spencer MD, MSc - Fellowship Director
Dr. Spencer earned her Medical degree from Sackler School of Medicine in Tel Aviv, Israel, completed her residency training in obstetrics at the UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine and at Tufts University-New England Medical Center, and her fellowship training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at the Emory University School of Medicine, Georgia. Dr. Spencer is the Division Director, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University School of Medicine and the Program Director, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Fellowship, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University School of Medicine.
Irene Su, MD, MSCE - Fellowship Director
Dr. Su completed a fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility, and a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, where she also obtained a Master of Science in clinical epidemiology. Dr. Su earned her Medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, NY. She is Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences at the University of California San Diego in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and Program Director of the REI fellowship, as well as Director of the Oncofertility Program at UC San Diego. Dr. Sue is a reproductive endocrinologist and epidemiologist.
Irene Souter, MD - Fellowship Director
Dr. Souter is Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology (OB/GYN) and Reproductive Biology at Harvard Medical School. She is a reproductive endocrinologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Fertility Center and directs the MGH Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis Program (PGD). She received her Medical degree from the University of Athens, completed her OB/GYN residency at the University of Southern California, and her clinical fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility (REI) at UCLA. Prior to her residency training, she completed a research fellowship at USC and pursued international medical work in South Africa.
Ruth Lathi, MD - Fellowship Director
Dr. Lathi is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility) at the Stanford University Medical Center. She earned her Medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco, completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at Baylor College of Medicine, and her subspecialty fellowship training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility (REI) at Stanford University. Dr. Lathi is a professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Director of the Multispecialty Recurrent Pregnancy Loss program, and Program Director of the REI Fellowship program at Stanford.