Fertility Preservation

This course focuses on a variety of aspects including:

- Implementing Fertility Preservation: Discussion of treatment options, consequences of treatment and fertility preservation techniques for adolescent and adult males and females

- The Conversation: How, when, and why providers need to address fertility preservation with their patients

- Perspectives: Healthcare providers who treat cancer patients of various age groups, as well as patients themselves, share experiences of addressing fertility preservation

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the importance of fertility preservation as part of comprehensive cancer care for pre-pubertal and reproductive age patients
  • Identify the treatment risks that pose the greatest risks to fertility for adolescent and adult males and females
  • Discuss the fertility preservation options that are available
  • Examine key aspects of engaging patients in decision making around fertility preservation
  • Explain the role of a fertility preservation team in providing fertility preservation

Continuing Education Credit: 5 Credits/Points are available for participation in this course. Certificate and credit types include:

  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • ABIM MOC Points
  • CNE Contact Hours
  • CPE Credits
  • Certificate of Participation may be used to confer credit; however, all final decisions regarding the awarding of credits will be made by the licensing organization to which the credits are submitted.
  • Certificate of Completion may be used to document participation, but no credit will be conferred.

Important Note: This course expires on February 27, 2022. Learners must complete all necessary course components by this date.