Fertility News

May 2018

PREG was happy to raise money during NIAW to help couples struggling to build their families!

For more information on how you can help with this movement, please visit: www.resolve.org 

Our Administrator and CFO, Faith Ripley and our Founder/Medical and Laboratory Director, Dr. John Nichols are pictured here.

 

 

 

April 2018

'I felt very alone': One campaign aims to end the silence around infertility

When Angelica Nassar unexpectedly became pregnant at 29, she felt thrilled. She always dreamed of having a family even though she spent most of her 20s focused on her career. But then she miscarried. And, suddenly, having a baby seemed harder than she imagined.

"It really opened our eyes," Nassar, 40, of Houston, told TODAY. "I never thought I would be one of those people who would have trouble." . . .

Read the full story by TODAY.com

 

March 2018

Congress Approves FY18 Budget; Extends IVF Services for Wounded Veterans

After running on a series of temporary extensions, the federal government finally has an operating budget for fiscal year 2018. Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a 2,200+ page bill to fund the government through September; the Senate followed suit this morning. Despite the early morning veto threat, President Trump signed the measure into law moments ago. . .

Read the full story by ASRM News

 

December 2017

Louise Brown Visits with Dr. Richard Paulson and 200 Guests

On the 40th anniversary of the groundbreaking medical procedures that would lead to her birth and during ASRM's 2017 Scientific Congress and Expo, the first IVF baby, Louise Brown. . .

Read the full story by ASRM News

 

November 20, 2017

Ryan Miller, MS, Clinical Embryologist at PREG won the Young Investigator Award and presented his research at a meeting in New York City last weekend.

 

 

 

November 14, 2017

Dr. Travis McCoy Speaks to AAGL Global Conference

We are proud to have our very own, Dr. Travis McCoy, speaking to the AAGL Global Congress on Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery this week in California! 

Dr. McCoy has extensive surgical expertise in advanced laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery. These include microsurgical techniques. He has served as a regional referral surgeon for patients with severe endometriosis, uterovaginal anomalies, and complex uterine fibroid cases. In addition, he has performed over 600 da Vinci Robotic Laparoscopic surgeries! 

We are thankful to have Dr. McCoy on our team here at PREG! #TeamPREG #AAGL2017 #pregonline 

https://www.aagl.org/