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Generations of Families Building Families

March 25 – 29, 2020
Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa

Setting the stage for education, innovation, progress and change, as we strive to create healthy families and promote optimal reproductive care.

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For Registered RN: Do You Believe in Magic? Vitamins, Botanicals, and Other Supplements in ART

Michael Slowey

Saturday, March 28
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

 1.50 CME

Session Description:

The lecture looks to provide a background in epidemiological study interpretation and apply this to a variety of adjunctive therapies often used in ART. We will look at examples that might be beneficial, that are useless and some that may be harmful.

Session Objectives:

  1. Demonstrated knowledge of what constitutes cause and effect in epidemiological studies.
  2. Be able to provide examples to patients of supplements that have some potential to be beneficial
  3. List four major problems with supplements
  4. Be able to explain to a patient which categories of supplements have the potential to be dangerous. 

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