Business Minds Program

Non CME/CE Sessions

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Executive Chairperson

  • Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG

Chairpersons

  • Janet Fraser, MBA

  • Derek Larkin, JD, MBA

 

 

Time

 

Title

 

Presenter(s)


 

8:00am-8:30am

 

OPENING CEREMONIES

 

Derek Larkin, JD, MBA & Janet Fraser, MBA

 

8:30am-9:15am

 

Calm, Content, In Control; Deliberate Efforts in Emotional Support Ferticalm

 

Ali Domar, PhD

 

9:15am-10:00am

 

Creating Sticky Customers: A Business Strategy for Patient Retention

 

Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG & Hannah Johnson

 

10:00am-10:45am

 

MORNING BREAK: Exhibition Hall - Grand Ballroom

 
 

10:45am-11:30am

 

The Architecture of YOU: Meyers Briggs.  Understanding How You are Wired, Communicate, and Use Strengths to Deliver Exceptional Care

 

Adrian Elorza, BBA & Lisa Duran

 

11:30am-12:15pm

 

Third Party Reproductive; The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

 

Andrea Braverman, PhD

 

12:15pm-1:15pm

 

WORKING LUNCH: Pearls of Wisdom - Finding New Technologies to Create New Revenue Streams

 

Kevin Doody, MD

 

1:15pm-2:00pm

 

The Best Deal - Structuring Financial Impact of FET vs Fresh ET

 

Bruce Shapiro, MD, PhD, HCLD, FACOG

 

2:00pm-2:45pm

 

PANEL DISCUSSION: The Floor Plan of PGS in Your Practice; Revenues, Risk Management, Legal & Ethical Issue

 

N. Desai, A. Salvia, R. Scott, W. Kearns, N. Treff

 

2:45pm-3:15pm

 

AFTERNOON BREAK: Exhibition Hall - Grand Ballroom

 
 

3:15pm-4:00pm

 

Structural Integrity of Your Marketing Plan; How to Make Your Clinic Unique

 

Mara Lucato, Bsc

 

4:00pm-4:30pm

 

Case Study "Grande No-Fat Mocha Frappuccino with 2 Shots of Espresso, No Whip.  Train Your Customers to Build Their Own Experience"

 

Derek Larkin, JD, MBA

 

4:30pm-5:00pm

 

SPEAKERS PANEL

 

M. Levy, A. Elorza, L. Duran, A. Braverman, B. Shapiro, N. Desai, A. Salhia, R. Scott, B. Kearns, N. Treff, M. Ducato, D. Larkin

 

5:00pm-5:15pm

 

CALL TO ACTION

 

Derek Larkin, JD, MD & Janet Fraser, MBA


Mental Health Day

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Executive Chairpersons

  • Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG

Chairpersons

  • Lyn Jacobson, MSW, LMSW
  • Angela Lawson, PhD
 

 

Time

 

Title

 

Presenter(s)


 

8:00am-8:30am

 

OPENING CEREMONIES

 

Lyn Jacobson, MSW, LMSW, Angela Lawson, PhD, Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG

 

8:30am-9:15am

 

Trans-Parent; A Framework for Supporting Transgender Parents Pursuing Family Building

 

Madeline Deutsch, MD, MPH

 

9:15am-10:00am

 

Revivalist Architecture: Supporting Older Parents

 

Julianne Zweifel, PhD

 

10:00am-10:45am

 

MORNING BREAK: Exhibition Hall - Grand Ballroom

 
 

10:45am-11:30am

 

A Team Based Scaffold: Supporting RPL Patients and Their Partners

 

Lia Bernardi, MD, MSCI

 

11:30am-12:15pm

 

When the House Comes Crashing Down: A Blueprint for Coping with the End of Treatment

 

Susan Klock, PhD

 

12:15pm-1:15pm

 

LUNCH: Walton Room, Off Exhibitor Hall

 
 

1:15pm-2:00pm

 

Rebuilding after Relationships are Demolished: The Legal and Psychological Concerns When 3rd Party Reproduction Goes Wrong

 

Andrea Braverman, PhD & Nidhi Desai, JD

 

2:00pm-2:45pm

 

PANEL DISCUSSION: Strengthening or Weakening Emotional Foundations:  Are Online Forums Part of the Problem or Part of the Solution?

 

B. Collura, G. Jones, L. Rouff, J. Silverman

 

2:45pm-3:15pm

 

AFTERNOON BREAK: Exhibition Hall - Grand Ballroom

 
 

3:15pm-4:00pm

 

Constructing Healthy Relationships; When Donors Meet Donor Conceived Children

 

Ariadna Cymet Lanksi, Psy.D

 

4:00pm-4:30pm

 

PGS: An Emotional Minefield

 

Angela Lawson, PhD

 

4:30pm-5:00pm

 

SPEAKER PANEL: How Do We Best Support Patients Going Forward?

 

S, Klock, M. Deutsch, A. Braverman, N. Desai, L. Bernardi, B. Collura, G. Jones, L. Rouff, J. Silverman

 

5:00pm-5:15pm

 

CALL TO ACTION: Top 10 Things to Implement in your Psychology Practice from the 2018 MRSi Mental Health Day

 

Angela Lawson, PhD & Lyn Jacobson, MSW, LMSW


Nurse Practicum

CE Sessions

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Executive Chairperson

  • Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG

Chairpersons

  • Emily Ehlers, RN, BSN

  • Nancy Harrington, RNC

  • Ann Scalia, RN, BSN, CNOR

 

 

Time

 

Title

 

Presenter(s)


 

8:00am-8:30am

 

OPENING CEREMONIES

 

Emily Ehlers, RN, BSN, Nancy Harrington, RNC, & Ann Scalia, RN, BSN, CNOR

 

8:30am-9:15am

 

Sperm's Got Talent; Show Us Your Credentials

 

Denny Sakkas, CSO

 

9:15am-10:00am

 

Calm, Content, and In Control; Deliberate Efforts in Emotional Support

 

Ali Domar, PhD

 

10:00am-10:45am

 

MORNING BREAK: Exhibition Hall - Grand Ballroom

 
 

10:45am-11:30am

 

Are Fresh Donor Eggs Really Better? Get the Facts Straight

 

TBA

 

11:30am-12:15pm

 

Making the Most Out of Your DNA; Gene Editing by Crisper

 

Sam Sternberg, PhD

 

12:15pm-1:15pm

 

WORKING LUNCH: Blueprints on Success; Building the Best Uterine Lining

 

Bruce Shapiro, MD, PhD, HCLD, FACOG

 

1:00pm-1:05pm

 

AFTERNOON INTRODUCTION

 
 

1:05pm-1:15pm

 

Resolve Update

 

Barbara Collura, BA, MA

 

1:15pm-2:00pm

 

Putting the "I" Back in TEAM: It's Time for Personalized Medicine in Reproduction

 

Amber Cooper, MD, MSCI, FACOG

 

2:00pm-2:45pm

 

Fertility Feud: Managing an IVF Practice

 

Michael Alper, MD

 

2:45pm-3:15pm

 

AFTERNOON BREAK: Exhibition Hall - Grand Ballroom

 
 

3:15pm-4:00pm

 

Eye on the Prize; The Architectural Importance of PGS & Supporting a Healthy Baby

 

Richard Scott, MD, HCLS

 

4:00pm-4:30pm

 

Top 10 Ways to Demystify the Care of Transgender Patients

 

Madeline Deutsch, MD, MPH

 

4:30pm-5:00pm

 

SPEAKERS PANEL

 

D. Sakkas, S. Sternberg, B. Shapiro, M. Alper, R. Scott, M. Deutsch, A. Cooper

 

5:00pm-5:15pm

 

CALL TO ACTION

 

Emily Ehlers, RN, BSN, Nancy Harrington, RNC & Ann Scalia, RN, BSN, CNOR


REI Fellows Day

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Executive Chairperson

  • Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG

REI Fellowship Chairpersons

  • GG Collins, MD, FACOG
  • Eric Forman, MD, HCLD
  • Roohi Jelani, MD, FACOG

REI Fellowship Organizing Chairpersons

  • Charalampos Chatzicharalampous, MD, PhD

  • MacKenzie P. Purdy, MD

  • Karen Wheeler, MD

 

 

Time

 

Title

 

Presenter(s)


 

12:00pm-1:00pm

 

LUNCH: Location TBA

 
 

1:00pm-1:45pm

 

The Architecture of Your Career; Things I Learned as ASRM President

 

Rick Paulson, MD, MS

 

1:45pm-2:30pm

 

How to Make a Seamless Transition From a Fellow to an Attending

 

Eve Feinberg, MD

 

2:30pm-3:15pm

 

Building Permit; Marketing Tips for Engineering Your Career

 

Adrian Elorza, BBA & Lisa Duran

 

3:15pm-4:00pm

 

How to Navigate the Building Blocks of Your Organization

 

Michael Alper, MD

 

4:00pm-4:45pm

 

Construction Ideas in Designing Your Success

 
 

7:30pm

 

INTERACTIVE DINNER: Oh The Places You'll Go, Academic, Private, or Going Solo

 

W. Kearns, M. Alper, E. Forman, R. Scott, A. Beltsos, P. Nagy, A. Cooper


Scientific Program

CME Sessions

Friday, June 8, 2018

Executive Chairpersons

  • Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG

  • Paul Brezina, MD, MBA, FACOG

  • William Kearns, PhD

  • Amber Cooper, MD, MSCI, FACOG

  • Eric Forman, MD, HCLD

 

 

Time

 

Title

 

Presenter(s)


 

8:00am-8:30am

 

OPENING CEREMONIES

 

Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG, Paul Brezina, MD, MBA, William Kearns, PhD, Amber R. Cooper, MD, MSCI, FACOG, Eric Forman, MD, HCLD

 

8:30am-9:15am

 

The Battle of the Richards - To PGS or Not to PGS...That is the Question!  A Debate!

 

Richard Scott, MD, HCLS & Rich Paulson, MD, MS

 

9:15am-10:00am

 

Optimizing Implantation in FET Cycles... Tricks of the Trade

 

Bruce Shapiro, MD, PhD, HCLD, FACOG

 

10:00am-10:45am

 

MORNING BREAK: Exhibition Hall - Grand Ballroom

 
 

10:45am-11:30am

 

Lower Quantity, Better Quality

 

Kevin Doody, MD

 

11:30am-12:15pm

 

Are There Options to Engineer Our Way to Helping the Weaker Egg

 

Bob Casper, MD, FRCS (C)

 

12:15pm-1:15pm

 

WORKING LUNCH: Live Webinar Fertility and Sterility

 

Kurt Barnhart, MD, MSCE

 

1:30pm-2:30pm

 
 
 

2:30pm-3:00pm

 

AFTERNOON BREAK: Exhibition Hall - Grand Ballroom

 
 

3:00pm-3:45pm

 

Can You Identify the Stickiest Day of the Cycle? 

 

Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG

 

3:45pm-4:30pm

 

Mosaicism is a Gimmick

 

Nathan Treff, PhD

 

4:30pm-5:00pm

 

SPEAKERS PANEL

 

R. Scott, R. Paulson, B. Shapiro, K. Doody, B. Casper, K. Barnhardt, A. Beltsos, N. Treff, R. Pagani

 

5:00pm-5:15pm

 

CALL TO ACTION

 

Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG Paul Brenzina, MD, MBA, Amber Cooper, MD, MSCI, FACOG, Eric Forman, MD, HCLD, William Kearns, PhD


Scientific Program

CME Sessions

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Executive Chairpersons

  • Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG

  • Paul Brezina, MD, MBA, FACOG

  • William Kearns, PhD

  • Amber Cooper, MD, MSCI, FACOG

  • Eric Forman, MD, HCLD

 

 

Time

 

Title

 

Presenter(s)


 

8:00am-8:15am

 

OPENING CEREMONIES

 

Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG, Paul Brezina, MD, MBA, William Kearns, PhD, Amber R. Cooper, MD, MSCI, FACOG, Eric Forman, MD, HCLD

 

8:15am-9:00am

 

The Fantastic World of Egg Vitrification: Everything That You Want to Know

 

Peter Nagy, MD, PhD

 

9:00am-9:45am

 

Male Infertility: What To Do When There is Nothing Else To Do

 

Rodrigo Pagani, MD

 

9:45am-10:15am

 

MORNING BREAK: Exhibition Hall - Grand Ballroom

 
 

10:15am-11:00am

 

The Ins and Outs of International Women's Health

 

David Adamson, MD

 

11:00am-11:45am

 

When the "Past Medical History" Section Really Matters in IVF

 

Marcelle Cedars, MD

 

11:45am-12:45pm

 

WORKING LUNCH: Putting the "I" Back in TEAM: It's Time for Personalized Medicine in Reproduction

 

Amber Cooper, MD, MSCI, FACOG

 

12:45pm-1:30pm

 

Pregnancy Loss: The Tired, The True, and The New

 

Billy Kutteh, MD, PhD, HCLD

 

1:30pm-2:00pm

 

SPEAKERS PANEL

 

P. Nagy, R. Pagani, B. Kutteh, M. Cedars, A. Cooper, D. Adamson

 

2:00pm-2:15pm

 

CALL TO ACTION

 

Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG, Paul Brezina, MD, MBA, William Kearns, PhD, Amber R. Cooper, MD, MSCI, FACOG, Eric Forman, MD, HCLD

 

3:00pm

 

HAPPY HOUR

 

Workshops

Friday, June 8, 2018

All Workshops held 1:30pm-2:30pm

 

Executive Chairperson

  • Angeline Beltsos, MD, FACOG

 
  • How Do You Talk Money with Your Patients?  Adrian Elorza, BBA
  • Zika, Zika Everywhere.  Managing Exposure in 2018, Fran Lembo-Black, RN
  • Standard RPL Testing Recommended by ASRM and Beyond: What Do You Do?  Billy Kutteh, MD, PhD, HCLD and Lia Bernardi, MD, MSCI
  • What Words Do You Choose to Help A Couple Transition to Donor Egg?  Jan Silverman, PhD
  • What Secret Tricks of the Trade Do You Use to Get the Best Egg Freezing and Thawing Rates?  Peter Nagy, MD, PhD
  • We Want Normal PGS Embryos!  But What is Best Stimulation Protocols?  Marcelle Cedars, MD and Bob Casper, MD, FRCS (C)
  • An Exercise in Branding: What Color and Message Will We Choose?  Mara Lucata, BSC & Griffin Jones, BS, BA
  • Sharing the Results of PGS of Mosaicism: Key Points to Consider, Nathan Treff, PhD and David Adamson, MD
  • Introducing New Technologies to The IVF Lab?  Key Strategies That Bring Success to The Lab & Clinic Team, Denny Sakkas, CSO and Eric Forman, MD, HCLD
  • So Sir, Let Me Review Your Semen Analysis... Ways to Talk to the Guy About Important Male Work Up, Rodrigo Pagani, MD
  • Critical Elements to be Efficient.  Let's Walk Through Patient Flow and Who Must Do What, Roohi Jeelani, MD, FACOG, Abeer Salhia, PhD, GG Collins, MD, FACOG
  • Agonist Trigger: How to Manage Challenging Cases and When to Use?  Kevin Doody, MD and Eve Feinberg, MD