SAN DIEGO, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Come explore the connections between state-of-the-art fertility medicine and a healthy, holistic lifestyle at the 1st annual Southern California Fertility Focus Forum. The Forum will explore the surprising overlap between modern medicine and ancient practices like acupuncture.
Dr. Arlene Morales will discuss those connections and the healthy habits that can help any couple wanting to start a family. She will cover topics that include the causes of infertility, natural and traditional fertility treatment options, and the importance of early assessment. With 22 years experience treating infertility, Dr. Morales will draw on her practical knowledge of current medical studies and real patient stories.
The Southern California Fertility Forum is a free event open to the public. Space is limited and attendance can be reserved in advance by registering at the forum's website. The event takes place on Saturday, May 14th, 2011, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Pacific Highlands Ranch Clubhouse, 5920 Blazing Star Lane, San Diego, CA, 92130. The clubhouse is in Carmel Valley/Del Mar.
Dr. Morales graduated from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and was a resident at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Morales completed a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of California, San Diego, and is currently Board Certified in both Ob/Gyn and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. After her fellowship, Dr. Morales was an Assistant Professor in the UCSD School of Medicine. She then served as the Director of Reproductive Technologies as an Associate Professor at Emory University. She has authored over 30 peer-reviewed journal articles, including an oft-cited paper introducing the effects of DHEA on aging. After 8 years in academic medicine, Dr. Morales moved back to San Diego to found Fertility Specialists Medical Group.
For additional information about fertility treatments and their connection with a healthy lifestyle, visit our website about San Diego fertility treatments.
About Fertility Specialists Medical Group: FSMG is located at 810 Frost Street, Plaza Level, in San Diego, CA 92123. They can be reached by phone at 828-505-5500.
Media Contact: Andrea Carasso, Fertility Specialists Medical Group (http://www.ivfspecialists.com) or 828-505-5500.
SOURCE Fertility Specialists Medical Group