PHCS News

Dr. Seth Derman Hosts Web Chat to Discuss Advances in Treating Infertility

Nov 29, 2011

Seth G. Derman, MD, FACOG, a reproductive specialist on the Medical Staff of Princeton HealthCare System (PHCS), will discuss recent advances in fertility treatments with a live Internet audience on Thursday, December 8, 2011.

The Web chat, which will begin at 7 p.m., is the latest in a series of events by PHCS to offer consumers free, online access to seminars hosted by medical experts. The chats air on PHCS' UStream channel, www.ustream.tv/channel/princetonhealth.

Board certified in reproductive endocrinology and infertility, Dr. Derman is Medical Director of Princeton IVF Laboratory, a joint venture between PHCS and Princeton IVF of Lawrenceville.

Dr. Derman will discuss remarkable infertility treatment advances, such as improvements in laboratory techniques, innovations in inducing ovulation, and treatment of male factor infertility. Following his presentation, Dr. Derman will take questions from audience members.

To participate in the Web chat, users will need a PC or MAC with a broadband Internet connection and Adobe Flash Player installed.

Download the latest Adobe Flash Player at http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/. For a tutorial on UStream, visit www.youtube.com/user/PrincetonHealth.

Participants will be required to log in or create a new account at the site to ask questions. To pre-register, call (888) 897-8979 or visit www.princetonhcs.org/calendar.

Previous Web chats hosted by PHCS have covered topics including urinary incontinence, overactive bladder and pelvic floor disorders; bariatric surgery; nutrition and sustainable weight loss; heart and vascular health; pediatric emergencies; sleep disorders; gastrointestinal problems; perimenopause; and the new University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro. Those Web chats can be viewed at www.ustream.tv/channel/princetonhealth.