Aug 6, 2020
"I'm not seeing a patient who is Asian. I'm not seeing a patient who is Hispanic. I'm not seeing a patient who is of African descent. And it may not necessarily hit you [that] a lot of times you aren't seeing them because of the fact that they can't get to the door - either because they can't afford your services...
Jul 30, 2020
"So the stakes are very high when you store cryopreserved embryos, eggs, sperm, testicular tissue, ovarian tissue, but even higher stakes when you cryopreserve and store tissue from cancer patients."
--Sangita Jindal, Ph.D.
In 2018, there were a number of notable failures of cryostorage which caused concern for patients...
Jul 23, 2020
"One of the biggest challenges that PGT (preimplantation genetic testing) has presented to the field of IVF is this phenomenon of mosaic results - these results that neither clearly normal nor clearly abnormal but somewhere in between." - Emily Mounts, MS, CGC
Mosaicism is very challenging topic and there are many...
Jul 16, 2020
The role of genetic counseling in reproductive medicine is complicated. There are misunderstandings about how genetic counseling works. In this episode, Jill Fischer, the Director of the Genetic Counseling program at Kean University discusses misconceptions about genetic counseling.
Jul 9, 2020
On this episode, we speak with Susan Crockin about surrogacy contracts.
Susan Crockin, JD runs the Crockin Law & Policy Group and is also a Senior Scholar and Adjunct Professor at the O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at the Georgetown University Law Center.