SARATOGA, Calif., Sept. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- David Adamson, MD, FRCSC, FACOG, FACS, reproductive endocrinologist, surgeon, medical director of Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF) Fertility Physicians of Northern California, and Chief Executive Officer of ARC® Fertility is being awarded the Barbara Eck Founders Award, RESOLVE's highest award, for his demonstrated leadership, volunteerism, and research in the field of infertility. Dr. Adamson will accept the award at RESOLVE's Night of Hope Gala on November 17, 2015 in New York City. As the organization that supports and provides a voice for people diagnosed with infertility, RESOLVE established the Hope Awards to recognize professionals, companies, volunteers, and the media who have demonstrated leadership in the infertility field or have made a positive impact in the lives of people struggling with infertility.
Dr. Adamson has been a volunteer with RESOLVE for over fifteen years, serving as both a local and national board member, a supporter, and champion of RESOLVE's mission. He is founder, chairman and CEO of ARC Fertility, the largest national network of fertility practices in the United States, and also dedicates his time as Clinical Professor, ACF at Stanford University School of Medicine and Associate Clinical Professor at University of California San Francisco. He has over 300 peer-reviewed and other scientific/medical publications, and has lectured extensively nationally and internationally on assisted reproductive technologies, endometriosis, reproductive surgery, and infertility.
"RESOLVE is delighted to recognize Dr. Adamson for his years of service to RESOLVE and the entire infertility community," said Barbara Collura, RESOLVE's President/CEO. "The Night of Hope is a special opportunity to come together and thank all those who work tirelessly to improve the lives of the 7.3 million women and men in the U.S. facing infertility."
"I am very honored to receive this award," says Dr. Adamson. "At ARC Fertility, we are dedicated to providing patients with the latest evidence-based fertility treatments. Our network of doctors, laboratory specialists, researchers, caregivers and partners around the country are also committed to removing the financial, medical and psychological barriers facing those who struggle with infertility. We remain focused on giving all of our patients the opportunity to realize their dream of becoming parents."
The Night of Hope attracts more than 400 leaders and influencers in the family building community. Past Founders Award honorees include Howard Jones, Jr. MD, Alan DeCherney, MD, Robert Rebar, MD, and Alice D. Domar, PhD.
About Advanced Reproductive Care, Inc. (ARC)
ARC® Fertility is a leader in the IVF fertility market providing innovative products and services to the infertility community. ARC offers affordable, evidence-based fertility treatment packages, refund guarantees and finance options to people living with infertility. With more than 18 years of experience, ARC has the largest network of board-certified fertility specialists in the United States and support women and couples on their infertility journey with best-in-class resources and tools on education, treatment management and stress reduction. The ARC® Referral Management System connects couples looking for infertility services with fertility clinics and ARC will be introducing other services later this year that will improve the way that clinics and their patients interact. ARC was founded by Dr. David Adamson, an internationally-recognized leader in fertility medicine - Dr. Adamson remains a practicing board-certified reproductive endocrinologist and a clinical professor, ACF at Stanford and at University of California San Francisco. Please visit www.arcfertility.com and follow the company on Twitter @ARCFertility.
About RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association
Established in 1974, RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association is a non-profit organization with the only established, nationwide network mandated to promote reproductive health and to ensure equal access to all family building options for men and women experiencing infertility or other reproductive disorders. One in eight U.S. couples of childbearing age have trouble getting pregnant or sustaining a pregnancy. RESOLVE addresses this public health issue by providing community to these women and men, connecting them with others who can help, empowering them to find resolution and giving voice to their demands for access to all family building options. For more information, visit www.RESOLVE.org.
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