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Joint Statement from the Alliance for Fertility Preservation and the Oncofertility Consortium on Fertility Preservation for Patients Receiving Gonadotoxic Therapies During the COVID-19 Pandemic During this uncertain and unprecedented time, the oncofertility community is working together to provide up-to-date fertility preservation information for patients and providers. We are aware of the recommendations from ASRM’s COVID-19 Task Force which suggests new IVF cycles not be initiated at this time. While this pause in services does not apply to urgent fertility preservation for patients...

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Breast cancer development involves a series of mutations in a heterogeneous group of proto oncogenes/tumor suppressor genes that alter mammary cells to create a microenvironment permissive to tumorigenesis. Exposure to hormones during infertility ...
The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) just released their latest pamphlet on cancer survivorship. Listed in the resources section for cancer survivors, is MyOncofertility.org! Click on the link below to peruse this informative new pamphlet ...
Oncofertility Consortium Founder and Director, Teresa K. Woodruff and the Women's Health Science Program for High School Girls at Northwestern University were recognized in Congress by Representative Janice Schakowsky on Monday, December 12th, for ...
Read the December 2011 edition of the Endocrine News to learn more about SaveMyFertility.org and and how it's helping both patients and health-care providers focus on fertility. The article discusses how the Oncofertility Consortium and the Hormone ...
Chemotherapy can save the lives of many individuals with cancer. Unfortunately, it usually causes infertility after treatment, posing a concern for these people who will face a lifetime condition that considerably limits the quality of their lives. ...
Read the latest article in ASRM's Menopausal Medicine by Oncofertility Consortium member, Irene Su, MD, MSCE. Dr. Su discusses how to assess ovarian function and ovarian reserve in young women who have been exposed to gonadotoxic therapy. Measuring ...
As we continue to have a presence in the social networking world, we thought it only fitting to launch the Oncofertility Channel on YouTube! Please visit this new and exciting channel to learn more about the Oncofertility Consortium including highlights ...
Researchers at the Oncofertility Consortium are working on a study about cancer-related fertility issues for adults who have had cancer.  They are particularly interested in hearing about how they learned about and feel about fertility implications of ...
The White House announced on November 15, 2011 that it was honoring the Women's Health Science Program (WHSP) with a presidential award. WHSP was founded in 2007 to launch the first Oncofertility Saturday Academy and now encompases three additinal ...
Oncofertility researchers Betty Kong, Robin Skory, and Teresa Woodruff recently highlighted the need to develop communication methods between medical specialists to better care for young women with cancer. The article, Creating a Continuum of Care: ...

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