SINGLE PARENTS AND SAME-SEX COUPLES
RMA of New York provides family building services to individuals and same-sex couples looking to become parents. Our world-renown reproductive endocrinologists and professional staff can help you evaluate your options and determine the most appropriate treatment for your needs. RMA works closely with sperm and egg donor agencies, reproductive lawyers and other organizations to provide coordinated care for patients. To view a list of our services, please visit our
Treatment Options page or call our office directly at (212) 756-5777 to discuss your individual needs.
RMA of New York works within the single parent by choice and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community to help support all types of family building efforts. RMA sponsors LGBT organizations and hosts patient education events at our offices. Please check our News and Events page for a full list of our latest events.
LGBT Family Building Event
Family Building Options for Same-Sex Couples: A Discussion Evening
Tuesday, November 9, 2010
6pm - 8pm
9 East 18th Street
(between 5th Ave and Broadway)
New York, NY 10003
Light refreshments will be served.
Admission is FREE. However, space is limited so please RSVP via email to email@example.com.
Jane Ruman, MD
Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York
Dr. Jane Ruman will be the guest speaker of the evening. Dr. Ruman will discuss family building options for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender singles and couples interested in starting a family. Topics for the evening will include the role of the reproductive endocrinologist, the medical and logistical aspects of known and anonymous egg and sperm donation, legal rights of donors and same-sex couples, second-parent adoption and more. There will also be an opportunity for attendees to ask individual questions.
Jane Ruman, MD, Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York
Dr. Ruman is board certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Obstetrics and Gynecology and has authored many papers on the management of infertility in women. Dr. Ruman feels privileged to serve single women and same sex couples and offer the most patient-appropriate treatment. Options include intrauterine inseminations using donor sperm with or without ovulation induction and in vitro fertilization, as well as advanced technologies such as egg freezing and ovum donation.
Sponsored by EMD Serono.