News and Events

As the field of fertility is ever changing with advancements happening continuously, The Center offers a variety of seminars and other special events to keep our patients up to date. We do hold regularly scheduled events during the year including programs such as egg freezing seminars, free fertility testing, yoga workshops, support, and acupuncture. For the most updated list, please like our Facebook page.


Free Fertility Testing Event
Saturday, October 26, 2019
10 AM – 2 PM @ The Center, 2 Batterson Park Road, Farmington, CT

Interested in understanding more about your chances of becoming pregnant in the future? We are holding a free fertility testing event on Saturday, October 26th.  Our AMH testing events are held at our offices in Farmington at 2 Batterson Park Road.  AMH is a simple blood test for women that tells women about their potential to become pregnant, now and in the future.

Click here for more information and registration information 

Fertility Community Acupuncture 
Sunday, October 27, 2019
2-4 PM @ The Center, 2 Batterson Park Road, Farmington, CT

Led by Helen BetGivargis, Acupuncturist, and Lindsay Gaedt, Yoga instructor, both experienced IVF embryologists.

This is a unique set up where you are treated in a community setting. The intention is to support you in a balancing treatment that can (or may) optimize your fertility outcome. You are individually treated in this shared state and this healing atmosphere is created by everyone who is getting treated as much as by the practitioner.

Read more about the event and register by clicking here.

What to Expect Now That You’re Expecting: Pregnancy after Infertility and/or Loss
December 5th, 7-8:30 PM @ The Center for Advanced Reproductive Services, 2 Batterson Park Road, Farmington, CT

Speaker:  Desirae Whittle, CD (DONA). Owner, Harmony Births Doula Services, Birth Doula, Infertility Warrior
Desirae is a birth doula who specialized in infertility and loss. A doula is a licensed professional who provides continuous physical, emotional and informational support to a mother before, during and shortly after childbirth to help her achieve the healthiest, most satisfying experience possible. In conjunction with her doula training, Desirae also has a unique perspective: she went through infertility herself and conceived her daughter through IVF. She understands the unique needs of women who are pregnant after infertility and loss.

Please click this link to register for this event.

Read Our Latest Magazine

Our Fertility Factors magazine is packed with articles of topical interest. Click on the images to read the last two issues.

Other Topical News

Concerns about the Zika virus as relates to pregnancy is certainly top of mind. For more information, click here. For the latest updates from the CDC, click on this link.

As experts in the field, our medical staff is also asked to make frequent appearances at speaking engagements, conferences and other learning and teaching opportunities to educate the public at large. Check out the navigation at left to access the most recent news articles and television appearances featuring our physicians and staff. To contact the Center for any news or event requests, please call (844) HOPEIVF.