Fertility Conference Schedule

8:00 – 9:00AMRegistration and Continental Breakfast (Pre-Function Room & Ballroom Hallway) (Visit Vendors)
9:00 – 9:10AMOpening Welcome, Sandy Goodman, M.D. (Salons A & B)
9:10 – 9:35AMKathy Fountain, LMHC “Mind/Body Solutions for Infertility” (Salons A & B)
 Salons A & BWestshore 1,2,3Westshore 4,5,6
9:40 – 10:15AM
(Choose One
Seminar)
IVF Basics

  • IVF

  • ICSI

  • Assisted Hatching


Presented by:
Jennifer Saucier, Geneticist - Natera

Dr. Timothy Yeko - Reproductive Endocrinologist
Adopt With Ease-How to Adopt Quickly & Successfully

  • Making Adoption Work

  • Creating a Profile

  • Getting Started


Presented by:

Mary Wheatley - Heart of Adoptions, Inc.

Nicole Witt - The Adoption Consultancy
Fertility 101

  • Steps to maximizing your
    fertility potential

  • Tests to assess your
    fertility

  • Nutritional Information

  • Male Infertility


Presented by:

Howard Heidenberg, D.O. - Urologist

Sandy Goodman, M.D - Reproductive Endocrinologist
10:15-10:30AM Drink Break & Visit Vendors (Salons A&B)
 Salons A & BWestshore 1,2,3Westshore 4,5,6
10:30 – 11:05AM
(Choose One
Seminar)
IVF Success and Genetics

  • Most Recent IVF Success Rates

  • Genetic Testing and Counseling

  • PGS/PGD


Presented by:

Dr. Timothy Yeko - Reproductive Endocrinologist

Jennifer Saucier, Geneticist - Natera

Modern Family Building-Third
Party Reproduction


  • Donor Egg

  • Donor Sperm

  • Surrogacy


Presented by:

Souad Dreyfus - Open Arms Surrogacy & Egg Donation

Cindy Phillips, R.N.

Robert Terenzio, J.D. - 3rd Party Attorney

Fertility Challenges for Women & Treatment Options

  • PCOS

  • Endometriosis

  • Pregnancy of 35


Presented by:

Dr. Betsy McCormick - Reproductive Endocrinologist

11:05-11:30AM Snack break & Visit Vendors (Salons A&B)
 Salons A&B
11:30AM-12:00PM Complementary Treatments -
A Holistic Approach


  • Nutrition and Weight Management

  • Exercise

  • Acupuncture

  • Massage

  • Fertility Yoga vs. Typical Yoga

  • Relaxation Response

  • Mindfulness Practice


Presented by

Holistic Expert Panel
 Salons A&B
12:00PM-12:25PM Financial Options

  • Free Things You Can Do
    Now to Maximize Your
    Fertility

  • Making The Most of Your
    Insurance

  • Talking with Your Clinic
    About Money

  • Choosing The Best
    Finance Options for Your
    Fertility


Presented by:
Merci Beiro, RMG Business Office Manager

Beth Holder - IntegraMed

 Salons A&B
12:25PM-12:50PM Overcoming Infertility

Q & A with RMG Patient Mentor Panel

Surviving the Fertility Journey





 Salons A&B
12:50PM-1:00PM Final Remarks & Drawings (Must be Present to Win)