Emory Gynecology & Obstetrics Faculty, Fellows, and Residents to Present at ASRM

iffs-asrm.jpgOctober 11, 2013

The American Society of Reproductive Medicine is holding its annual meeting in Boston October 12-17, and the Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility division of Emory Gynecology and Obstetrics will be well represented at this gathering of reproductive medicine professionals.

Our residents, fellows, and faculty are responsible for five posters and one oral abstract that will be presented at the meeting. They are bolded in the list below:

Poster Presentations

DONOR OOCYTE: TRENDS AND PREDICTORS OF GOOD PERINATAL OUTCOME.

J. F. Kawwass, M. Monsour, S. Crawford, D. M. Kissin, D. R. Session, D. J. Jamieson.


INCREASED OOCYTE MATURITY AFTER COMBINED URINARY AND RECOMBINANT CHORIONIC GONADOTROPIN IN IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION.

J. P. Alvarez, T. L. Loucks, D. R. Session.


MCINDOE VAGINOPLASTY COMPLICATED BY RECTOVAGINAL FISTULA.

D. A. Schirmer, C. P. Roberts, C. Bedient.


SIGNIFICANT TSH CHANGES INDUCED BY ESTROGEN AND PROGESTERONE ADMINISTRATION IN HYPOTHYROID PATIENTS UNDERGOING PREPARATION FOR FROZEN EMBRYO TRANSFER.

B. Scoccia, L. A. Bernardi, J. P. Alvarez, M. A. Fierro, N. J. Winston.


WHAT DETERMINES WHETHER WOMEN DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER TALK WITH A DOCTOR ABOUT THE POSSIBLE EFFECTS OF TREATMENT ON THEIR FERTILITY: AN ANALYSIS FROM THE FUCHSIA WOMEN’S STUDY.

P. P. Howards, K. P. Hartnett, A. C. Mertens, J. B. Spencer.


Oral Abstract

ANTI-MÜLLERIAN HORMONE (AMH) IN PERITONEAL FLUID AND PLASMA IN PATIENTS WITH ENDOMETRIOSIS.

H. Hipp, T. Loucks, K. Barrett, G. X. Yang, N. Sidell, D. Session.


Additionally, fourth-year resident Juan Alvarez, MD, was selected to participate in the American Society of Reproductive Medicine’s Annual Resident Reporter Program. This program is designed to expose senior residents to new scientific knowledge and technology. As a participant, Dr. Alvarez receives roundtrip transportation, hotel accommodations, and meeting registration fees.