News and Research
Press Releases and Bulletins
Jan 26, 2022
A new study, Chronic exposure to delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol impacts testicular volume and male reproductive health in rhesus macaques, published in Fertility and Sterility shows evidence that heavy cannabis use can lead to decreased hormone production, lower semen volume, and testicular atrophy.
Jan 18, 2022
Infertility is not just a female problem. Dan candidly shares his journey with both diagnosis and treatment of male infertility with Dr. Paul Lin, Past President of the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology. Learn how he coped and supported his partner through the treatment process.
Jan 13, 2022
On this edition of the book review we have author Hank Greely with us to talk about his book CRISPR People: The Science and Ethics of Editing Humans!
Purchase the book at CRISPR People: The Science and Ethics of Editing Humans: Greely, Henry T.: 9780262044431: Amazon.com: Books
Jan 08, 2022
Please join RESOLVE, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), expert advocates, and professionals from the family-building community for a two-part training series on how to engage with your lawmakers and make an impact. These training sessions will include breakout sessions, panels, networking, and games!
Jan 06, 2022
Happy New Year! It is thyroid and endocrine disorders month and today on the show we kick off January 2022 talking about subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) with Dr. Stephen Hammes.
Jan 06, 2022
As part of its current strategic plan, ASRM is undergoing an assessment to understand how careers in reproductive medicine are shaped, including the most likely paths to specialized careers in reproductive medicine and career decision points. This assessment will allow us to better reach and provide resources for trainees who will potentially specialize in reproductive medicine, as well as members at all levels of career development.
Jan 04, 2022
Ellen was single and in the early years of a long and demanding surgical training program. She knew she wanted a family someday. Listen to her story as she shares her journey to parenthood with the help of egg and embryo freezing with Dr. Kelly Lynch, a reproductive endocrinologist.
Jan 02, 2022
Take a sneak peak at this month's Fertility & Sterility! Topics this month include the shortcomings of vaginal progesterone (1:20), common practices among high-performing IVF clinics (2:58), optimizing natural fertility (18:25), sperm chromatin dispersion assay (22:11), effect of depression on semen quality (30:50), individualized luteal support in FET (35:05), IV acetaminophen for pain control during egg retrieval (42:44), future pregnancy outcomes in couples with RPL (49:30) and a follow-up of the FASTT trial (54:55).
Dec 30, 2021
It is Fertility Preservation Month, and today on the show we are speaking with Dr. Beth Rackow about gestational carriers and cancer.
Dec 23, 2021
Today on the show we will recap and recommend ASRM news and programming to keep you up to date and in the know on ASRM.