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Recordings from the 15th Annual Conference of Oncofertility Consortium, November 6-8, 2023


Over 220 attendees from all 6 continents around the globe participated in the 15th Annual Conference of Oncofertility Consortium Novemver 6-8, 2023, hosted by the Magee-Women’s Research Institute & Foundation in Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

Last year marked the second time the Oncofertility Consortium Conference has been held in Pittsburgh. With the theme of “Debates in Oncofertility”, this meeting brought together oncologists, reproductive endocrinologists, research scientists, allied health professionals, scholars, students, advocates, and patients who shared cutting-edge developments, and discussed new initiatives for the upcoming years.

For more information about the conference, please visit the Conference Website and explore the AgendaSpeakers/Moderators & Conference 2023 Booklet PDF. Please also view the Photo Gallery & participate in the Feedback Survey.

Please find below the YouTube links to all recorded sessions of the conference. We would like to thank all speakers and moderators for their great talks and amazing contribution.

  1. Welcome Message (Molly Moravek & Julie Rios, USA)
  2. Keynote Speech: Advances in Male Fertility Preservation (Kyle Orwig, USA)
  3. Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation (OTC): Experiences from Around the World (Rebecca Flyckt, USA, Claus Yding Andersen, Denmark, Debra Gook, Australia & Sherman Silber, USA)
  4. Reimplantation of Malignant Tissue (Dror Meirow, Israel)
  5. Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation (OTC): Vitrification vs Slow Freeze Debate (Sherman Silber, USA & Debra Gook, Australia)
  6. Tissue Cryopreservation for Patients with Differences in Sex Development (Monica Laronda, USA)
  7. Debate: GnRH Agonist for Ovarian Protection Pros and Cons (Matteo Lambertini, Italy & Kenny Rodriguez-Wallberg, Sweden)
  8. Uterine Flipping (Romina Pesce, Argentina)
  9. In Vitro Maturation (Claus Yding Andersen, Denmark)
  10. Uterine Transplant (Rebecca Flyckt, USA)
  11. Patient and Advocate Panel (Panelists, USA)
  12. Fertility Preservation in the Context of Low-Resource Settings (Dana Kimelman, Uruguay)
  13. Fertility Preservation for Low/Medium Risk Youth (Isabelle DeMesteere, Belgium)
  14. Assessing attitudes and understanding of ovarian tissue cryopreservation at annual follow up: A telephone interview survey (Alexandra Piselli, USA)
  15. Vitrification preserves follicle and oocyte functionality in an encapsulated in vitro follicle growth system (Jiyang Zhang, USA)
  16. Does fragment size affect follicular survival following slow-freeze and thaw in the bovine model? (Jennia Michaeli, Canada)
  17. Dreaming big: Providing ASCO guideline concordant oncofertility care for AYA patients (Sarita Pathak, USA)
  18. Debate: Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation vs Oocyte Cryopreservation (Julie Rios, USA & Dror Meirow, Israel)
  19. Ethical Dilemmas in Fertility Preservation (Gwendolyn Quinn, USA)
  20. Fertility Preservation for Patients at Risk for Primary Ovarian Insufficiency (Veronica Gomez-Lobo, USA)
  21. Klinefelter Syndrome (James Kashanian, USA)
  22. Fertility Preservation in Non-Oncologic Populations – Sickle Cell Disease in Females and Males (Leena Nahata & Jacquie Maher, USA)
  23. Fertility Preservation for Transgender and Gender Diverse Patients (Molly Moravek, USA & Kenny Rodriguez-Wallberg, Sweden)
  24. Wrap-Up (Julie Rios, USA)

Thank you all for attending the 2023 Oncofertility Conference and for your continued support and partnership. The 16th Annual Conference of the Oncofertility Consortium will be in the Fall of 2024. More information about the date and venue will be coming soon.

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