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Teresa K. Woodruff, PhD and Megan Faurot MEd receive inaugural Girl Power award!

April 16, 2010
On April 16, 2010, Teresa K. Woodruff, PhD and Megan Faurot, MEd were honored at Chicago’s Fairmont Hotel with the Young Women’s Leadership Charter School’s (YWLCS) First Annual Girl Power Award.  Dr. Woodruff and Ms. Faurot were given the award in recognition of the work they’ve done…

Dr. Min Xu receives award for outstanding research in Women’s Health

April 14, 2010
Dr. Min Xu, MD, a member of the Oncofertility Consortium, was honored by the Women Faculty Organization at Northwestern University on April 8, 2010 for outstanding research on Women’s Health.  Dr. Xu’s presentation, entitled “In vitro oocyte maturation and preantral follicle growth from luteal phase…

Teresa K. Woodruff travels to Detroit

April 12, 2010
On Saturday April 16, Teresa Woodruff will travel to Ypsilanti, MI to discuss fertility preservation options with reproductive nurses throughout Michigan.  

Teresa K. Woodruff receives Tripartite Legacy Award

April 8, 2010
Teresa K. Woodruff spoke about Oncofertility and Translational research at the Feinberg School of Medicine’s annual Lewis Landsberg Research Days.  Dr. Woodruff’s lecture was entitled “The Bench to Bedside Story of Oncofertility“, and discussed the history of her research as well as the future of…

Health Secrets: What Every Woman Should Know

March 19, 2010
In February of 2010, the Oncofertility Consortium contributed to Chicago’s WTTW segment on Women’s Health called “Health Secrets: What Every Woman Should Know”.  Oncofertility was highlighted in their segment titled: Turning Points.  See the video here!

Program opens girls’ eyes to science

March 18, 2010
  By Kathy Peyton, Special to the Tribune March 17, 2010   After Keisha Barreto saw many of her relatives suffer serious health issues, she knew she wanted to be a doctor. “My mother has diabetes, my uncle died from heart problems and there is cancer in…
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