9:00am - 10:00am The Medical Overview - Understanding the IVF cycle; when it is medically appropriate to consider it and when to move on to other options.
Speaker - Frederick Licciardi, MD, The NYU IVF Program
10:00am -11:00am Cycling and the Medications - Everything you would like to know about Medications; from choosing a protocol, to the risk of cancer and the medications.
Speaker - The Center for Reproductive Medicine and Infertility at Cornell Medical Center
11:00am -12:00pm The Psychological Issues - Exploring the emotional ups and downs of an IVF cycle and learning coping skills.
Speaker - Patricia Mendell, CSW, psychotherapist
12:00pm -1:00pm What If My Cycle Fails? - Why IVF can fail and how to make contingency plans.
Speaker - Michael Drews, MD, Co-Director of Reproductive Medicine Associates of NJ
1:00pm - 2:00pm My Cycle Worked Too Well! - The multiple issue and the need for reduction.
Speaker - Joanne Stone, MD, Assistant Professor Mt. Sinai School of Medicine