ASRM 2017 Sessions

Are you attending the 2017 ASRM Scientific Congress & Expo in San Antonio? Here are some sessions and events that may be of interest:


Date Time Congress events applicable to Nurses
10/29/2017 5:00 pm -
6:00 pm
NPG Members’ Meeting and Advanced Practice Provider Reception
10/29/2017 8:15 am -
5:00 pm
Interprofessional Course: Decisions, Decisions: A Framework to Help Patients Confront the Many Tough Choices in Reproductive Medicine   Erin A. Yontz, M.S., A.P.R.N., C.N.P. (Chair), Susan L. Crockin, J.D., Jason M. Franasiak, M.D., T.S. (A.B.B.), Jill M. Fischer, M.S., C.G.C.
10/30/2017 12:30 pm -
1:30 pm

Roundtable Sessions:

  • How to Hold onto Your Newbies: Improving Nurse Retention  Danielle Burke, B.S.N., R.N.
  • The Utilization of Advanced Practice Providers in a Reproductive Medicine Practice  Shana Perman, P.A.‐C
10/30/2017 4:00 pm -
5:30 pm


  • Effect of Environment, Diet, and Lifestyle on Male and Female Fertility  Lauren Nervi, M.S.N., R.N., N.P.
  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA): New Requirements and Audits  Lisa A. Rinehart, J.D., R.N., B.S.N.

10/31/2017 12:30 pm -
1:30 pm

Roundtable Sessions:

  • (Donor) Age Is Only a Number: A Comparison of Oocyte Donors  Susan Welgos, R.N.
  • Top Five Risk Management Issues in a Fertility Practice  Lisa A. Rinehart, J.D., R.N., B.S.N.
10/31/2017 4:00 pm -
5:30 pm

Symposium: Health, Supplements, and Adjuvant Therapies: Is There a Balance?  Jennifer M. Wood, R.N., B.S.N.

11/1/2017 12:30 pm -
1:30 pm

Roundtable Sessions:

  • Access to Care: Military Benefits and Financing Strategies  Margaret Swain, J.D., R.N.
  • When Your Egg Donor Returns to Your Clinic as an Infertility Patient  Karen Hammond, D.N.P., N.P.
  • Initiating Research and Quality Improvement Projects to Improve Patient Care  Eleanor Stevenson, Ph.D., R.N.
 11/1/2017 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm  Interactive Session: DNA Law: What Is It and Where Is It Going in Assisted Reproductive Technology?  Lisa A. Rinehart, J.D., R.N., B.S.N.
11/1/2017 3:30 pm -
5:00 pm
Symposium: Changing Culture, Changing Process: Corporate IVF and Patient Care  Jeanette R. Tomasino, M.S., R.N.C.