Oncofertility and Fertility Preservation for the Radiation Oncologist
This session will provide a practical overview of Oncofertility. It will discuss thescope of the risks to fertility in our younger patient population. Specific talks will include a discussion of infertility risks to males and options for therapy, and a separate talk about the infertility risks to females with an emphasis on current and future options for therapy. We will also focus on specific barriers to providing fertility preservation and provide practical suggestions on building a pathways for patients to get fertility preservation.
This program is designed to meet the interest of radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, surgeons, nurses, specialists and radiation oncology residents.
- Develop a continuum of care between the patient’s disease and fertility preservation treatment
- Formulate the multiple factors that face healthcare providers when treating fertility preservation patients, including oncofertility options, age, legal, ethical, and financial considerations
- Raphael Yechieli, MD has no financial relationships with a commercial interest.
- Ranjith Ramasamy, MD receives compensation or funding from Lipocine.
- Clarisa Gracia, MD, MSCE receives compensation or funding from NIH, SARM.
The person(s) above served as the developer(s) of this activity. Additionally, the Education and CME/MOC Committees had control over the content of this activity.
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing education to physicians.
ASTRO is awarded Deemed Status by the American Board of Radiology to provide SA-CME as part of Part II Maintenance of Certification.
- 1.50 SA-CME
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) designates this Enduring material for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity meets the American Board of Radiology's criteria for a self-assessment activity in the ABR's Maintenance of Certification program. Participation in this course in combination with the successful completion of the corresponding assessment and course evaluation adheres to the guidelines established by the ABR for 1.50 self-assessment credits.
- 1.50 Certificate of AttendanceThis activity was designated for 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
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- Nonmember: $105
- Member: $55
No refunds, extensions, or substitutions will be made for those participants who, for any reason, have not completed the course by the end of the qualification date. The qualification date for each course is listed in the course catalog on the ASTRO website under availability.
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The course and its materials will only be available on the ASTRO website for that 3 year period regardless of purchase date. At the expiration of the qualification, participants will no longer have access to the course or its materials. ASTRO reserves the right to remove a course before the end of its qualification period.
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