2018 Oncofertility Conference
Bridging the Gaps in Oncofertility Research and Clinical Care: A Global Initiative
November 13-15, 2018
Prentice Women's Hospital
250 E. Superior Street
3rd Floor Harris Atrium
The Oncofertility Consortium hosts an Annual Oncofertility Conference which attracts over 250 members of the oncofertility community and is a place where new ideas for research projects develop, networks of clinical care converge, and the interdisciplinary community of oncologists, reproductive endocrinologists, research scientists and patients participate in this cutting edge field.
The agenda for the 2018 Oncofertility Conference is now available! The 2018 Oncofertility Conference Bridging the Gaps in Oncofertility Research and Clinical Care: A Global Initiative will feature two full days of lectures, followed by a full day of didactic courses.
As a response to attendee feedback, this year's conference will feature only three applied learning sessions on the third (and final day) in order to allow all participants to attend these impactful sessions.
More information about the conference will be forthcoming, so check back often as this page will be updated as plans are finalized.
This year the Oncofertility Consortium is able to provide AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for the conference.
1. Describe the basic science advances in fertility preservation and restoration and global outcomes of pregnancy after cancer
2. Identify ethical considerations for fertility preservation in expanded patient populations such as pediatric and gender and sex diverse patients
3. Recognize alternative communication strategies for discussion fertility
Healthcare professionals who treat adolescent and young adult patients with cancer and AYA cancer survivors
Research Scientists research ways to mitigate fertility threats to AYA cancer patients
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The 2018 Oncofertility Conference is funded by the NIH (grants 5R13HD063248 and P50HD076188) and a generous donation from the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University and Northwestern University President Morton Schapiro.
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