ASRM 2018 Sessions


Review below what NPG offered during the ASRM 2018 Scientific Congress and be on the lookout for what will be happening in 2019!

Day Date Time NPG Events
Saturday 10/6/2018 8:15 am -
5:00 pm
PC Course:

PC04: Empowering Your Front Line: Recognizing and Meeting the Needs of the New Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (REI) Workforce Jeanette Tomasino, M.S. R.N.C., Ph.D.; Ester Lopez, M.P.A.; Margaret Swain, R.N., J.D.; Christine Bowes
Monday 10/8/2018 12:15 pm -
1:15 pm

The Millennial Nurse Jennifer Wood, B.S.N., A.A.S.

Why Your Patients Overeat and Strategies to Use to Combat This Monica Moore, M.S.N., R.N.C.
Monday 10/8/2018 1:30 pm -
Interactive Session

Understanding the Patient Experience Sara Mooney, B.A.; Lisa Duran, R.N.
Monday 10/8/2018 4:15 - 5:30 pm


Fertility to Fatherhood: A Gay Man's Experience Jeanette Tomasino, M.S., R.N.C.; Linda Applegarth, Ed.D.; Susan Crockin, J.D.; Mark Leondires, M.D.

Access to Infertility Care: Challenges and Potential Solutions James Smith, M.D.; Erin Kramer, B.A.; Barbara Collura; Joyce Reinecke, J.D.

Tuesday 10/9/2018 12:15 pm -
1:15 pm

The Role of the Advanced Practice Provider (APP) in REI Practice Lauren Nervi, N.P.

What Do Nursing Graduate Students Know about Fertility and Fertility Preservation? Eleanor Stevenson, Ph.D., R.N.
Tuesday 10/9/2018 1:30 pm -
Interactive Sessions

There Is No Such Thing as Anonymous: A Panel Discussion Regarding Gamete Donation Deborah Mecerod, R.N., Melanie Mikkelson, M.S.W., Charles Sims, M.D.
Tuesday 10/9/2018 2:15 - 3:30 pm Keynote
Contraception Keynote Lecture: Haves and Have-nots: Politics and Ethics in Assisted Reproductive Technology and Abortion Katherine Watson, J.D.
Tuesday 10/9/2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

ASRM Professional Group Joint Reception

Wednesday 10/10/2018 12:15 pm -
1:15 pm

Empowering the IVF Nurse: How We Can Help Our Nurses to Most Effectively Manage Complex Patients Margaret Daneyko, R.N., B.S.N.

Third-party Nursing: Unique Challenges of the Recipient Patient Population and How to Best Coordinate Their Care Samantha Colombo, B.S.N.

Lifestyle Interventions for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS): Need for Evidence-Based Guidelines Marla Lujan, M.Sc., Ph.D.
Wednesday 10/10/2018 12:15 pm -
1:15 pm
Expert Encounter

Mood and Memory: the Role of Gonadal and Stress Hormones C. Neill Epperson, M.D.
Wednesday 10/10/2018 1:30 pm -
2:30 pm
Interactive Session

The Age-Old Question of Offering Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) to Older Patients: Ethics and ART - DEBATE Lisa Rinehart, J.D., R.N.; Margaret Swain, J.D., R.N.; Tamara Tobias, N.P.