2019 Oncofertility Consortium Conference
November 11-13, 2019, Chicago, Illinois

Pediatric Oncofertility: At the Intersection of Oncology, Fertility Preservation, and Patient Care

Conference Co-Chairs: Teresa K. Woodruff, PhD, Olivia Jaworek Frias, MSN, RN, Courtney Finlayson, MD


Day 1: Monday, November 11, 2019
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Breakout Sessions: 

7:30- 11:30AM Pediatric Initiative Network (PIN) Meeting Canning Auditorium
12:00-1:30PM PIN Breakout: Research Classroom #TBD
1:30-3:00PM PIN Breakout: Best Practices Classroom #TBD
8:00AM-3:00PM Fellow Education Day L North Conference Room 
9:00AM-3:00PM ECHO Training L South Conference Room

 

Day 2: Tuesday, November 12, 2019
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM

  • 8:00 – 8:30AM Registration: Continental Breakfast and Networking
  • 8:30 – 9:00 AM Welcome from Conference Chairs:    Teresa K. Woodruff, PhD, Northwestern University, Olivia Jaworek Frias, MSN, RN, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Courtney Finlayson, MD, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Morning Session - Moderator: Courtney Finlayson, MD

  • 9:00 – 10:00 AM Gwen Quinn, PhD, New York University, and Susan Vadaparampil, PhD, Moffitt Cancer Center, USA
    Readiness Assessment and Toolkit
     
  • 10:00 – 10:30 AM Olivia Frias, MSN, RN, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, USA
    Setting up an OC Network
     
  • 10:30 – 11:00 AM Courtney Finlayson, MD, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, USA
    Counseling the Transgender Population
     
  • 11:00 – 11:30 AM Julia Taylor, MD, University of Virginia, USA
    Decreasing Moral Distress
     
  • 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Lunch, Networking, Poster Set-up

Afternoon Clinical Session - Moderator: Olivia Frias, MSN, RN

  • 1:00 – 1:30 PM Michael VonWolff, MD, FertiProtekt, Germany
    The FertiProtekt Network
     
  • 1:30 - 2:30 PM Program Development and Implementation Panel Session
    Karen Burns, MD and Lesley Breech, MD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical CenterWilliam Kutteh, MD, St. Jude Children's Hospital, Michael VonWolff, MD, FertiProtekt
     
  • 2:30 – 3:00 PM Break and Poster Review
     
  • 3:30 – 4:30 PM Keynote: Lisa Campo-Engelstein, PhD, Albany Medical College, USA
    Ethical Issues in Pediatric Oncofertility
     
  • 4:30 – 6:30 PM Reception, Posters, and Networking

Day 3: Wednesday, November 13, 2019
8:30am – 4:00pm

 

  • 8:30 – 9:00 AM Continental Breakfast and Networking 

Basic Science Morning Session - Moderator: Teresa K. Woodruff, PhD

  • 9:00 – 9:30 AM Jing Xu, PhD, Oregon Health Sciences University, USA
    Follicle Activation
     
  • 9:30 – 10:00 AM Jeffrey Gross, MD, Northwestern University, USA
    Is Proton Radiation Fertility Sparing?
     
  • 10:00 – 10:30 AM Break and Poster Review
     
  • 10:30 – 11:00 AM Ariella Shikanov, PhD, University of Michigan, USA
    New Models of Ovarian Regeneration 
     
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Lunch, Networking, and Poster Review

Afternoon Case Study and Outcome Session - Moderator: Leslie Appiah, MD

  • 1:00 – 1:30PM Leena Nahata, MD, Nationwide Children's Hospital, USA
    Updates from the Pediatric Initiative Network 
     
  • 1:30 – 2:15 PM Erin Rowell, MD, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, USA
    Oophorectomy Cases
  • 2:15 – 2:45PM Rebecca Flyckt, MD, Cleveland Clinic, USA
    Cortical Biopsy 

  • 2:45 – 4:00PM Guided Consensus Discussion 
     
  • *5:45 PM Illinois Symposium for Reproductive Science Opening Ceremony