Female Oncofertility: Advocate Your Patients Fertile Future

An online training to help you become an oncofertility champion.
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  • Lectures 13
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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    Available on iOS and Android
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About This Course

Published 7/2015 English

Course Description

Female Oncofertility: Advocating for Your Patient's Fertile Future trains oncology professionals on the complex nature of fertility risk, fertility preservation and parenthood options, as well as, experimental treatments. Using short video lectures with interviews of national experts, documentary style story-telling and supplemental materials, participants will walk away a passionate and knowledgeable oncofertility patient advocate or navigator - improving their patient's quality of life.

What are the requirements?

  • The course allows you to take notes electronically
  • Please have your speakers up to hear all the audio
  • Ask questions! Our advisory team is standing by to answer questions
  • The short quizzes are designed to reinforce learnings
  • Its best to take the course on your computer
  • You will be able to download supplemental materials

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Advocate newly diagnosed cancer patients learn about fertility risk and fertility preservation options when they are diagnosed.
  • Communicate oncofertility topics with different age groups effectively.
  • Consult with patients and families about female reproductive health and fertility preservation options.
  • Empathize accurately the emotional impact of oncofertility issues.

Who is the target audience?

  • Oncology nurses
  • Social workers
  • Oncologists
  • Oncology medical students, residents and fellows
  • Caregivers of pediatric, adolescent and young adult cancer patients and survivors

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Gravity of Cancer Treatment
Gravity of Cancer
3 questions

Test your knowledge of the gravity of cancer.

Section 2: Introduction to Fertility Preservation
Female Oncofertility
9 questions

Test your knowledge about Female Oncofertility

Section 3: Egg Harvesting
What To Expect During Ovarian Stimulation
What to Expect During Ovarian Stimulation Quiz
4 questions
Medications Used for Ovarian Stimulation
8 questions
Egg Retrieval
Egg Retrieval Quiz
3 questions
Egg Harvesting Risks Quiz
4 questions
Section 4: Ovarian Tissue Freezing
Ovarian Tissue Freezing
Ovarian Tissue Freezing
3 questions
Section 5: Fertility Protection
Fertility Protection
Fertility Protection Quiz
2 questions
Section 6: Path to Parenthood
Surrogacy with FET
A Surrogacy Story
Surrogacy Quiz
3 questions
Using a Sperm Donor
Using a Sperm Donor Quiz
6 questions
In California Cryobank's Own Words
Section 7: Patient Navigation
Patient Navigation
Section 8: Appendix

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Instructor Biography

Alice Crisci, Patient Advocate, Oncofertility

Alice Crisci is a young adult breast cancer survivor, oncofertility patient advocate, clinical educator and mother to a fertility preservation miracle. She educates clinicians, patients and legislators throughout the United States on the often complicated path survivors face on their journey from cancer to parenthood. She froze 14 embryos when she was diagnosed with cancer at 31-years-old and heard her son's heartbeat on her 5-year cancerversary. She dedicates her philanthropic time to empowering others to preserve their chance at parenthood when facing cancer.

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