New York, NY, November 03, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York (RMA of New York) is partnering with The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center (The Center) to host an informative panel discussion on building a family as a single or partnered lesbian. A professional panel of leaders in the areas of reproductive medicine, law, and psychology will answer individual questions and share their knowledge from years of experience helping lesbians become parents.
The panelists include RMA of New York’s Dr. Jane Ruman, a board certified reproductive endocrinologist, and Lisa Schuman, LCSW, as well as Melissa Brisman, Esq. Representatives from California Cryobank, a leading sperm bank, will also be available to answer questions.
Lesbian Family Building Event
Thursday November 12, 2009 6–8PM
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center
208 West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011
Admission is Free. Visit www.gaycenter.org/events
for more information.
About Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York (RMA of New York):
RMA of New York is the reproductive endocrinology and infertility division of Mount Sinai Medical Center and has been caring for patients at their midtown Manhattan location since 2001, with additional locations in Westchester and Long Island. RMA of New York is a full-service fertility center that has been proudly serving the gay and lesbian community since its inception. RMA of New York consistently achieves high live birth rates, while maintaining low rates of triplet and higher birth outcomes. The team at RMA of New York believes in highly individualized patient care, which is provided by seven reproductive endocrinologists, a urologist, a complementary care team, and highly qualified staff.
For more information, please call 212-756-5777 or visit www.rmany.com
About the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center:
Established in 1983, the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center has grown to become the largest LGBT multi-service organization on the East Coast and second largest LGBT community center in the world. The LGBT Center provides groundbreaking social service, public policy, educational and cultural/recreational programs. The Center also serves as an incubator for grassroots groups and was the birthplace of organizations such as the AIDS activist group ACT UP and the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD), the principal organization combating homophobia and stereotyping of gays in the media.
For more information, call 212-620-7310 or visit www.gaycenter.org.