Countdown to Congress


Contraception Options for Men

ASRM 2023 Scientific Congress & Expo

The Past, The Present, and The Pipeline

New Orleans, Louisiana, October 14-18, 2023

Countdown to Congress

Join Dr. Stephanie Page, MD, as she explores the great need to expand contraceptive options for men. Her session will review the current state of male hormonal and non-hormonal contraceptive development, the challenges that must be overcome to get these methods to the marketplace and the impact these methods could have on reducing unplanned pregnancy rates. Don’t miss out on this thought-provoking plenary session titled, AUA Bruce Stewart Memorial Lecture: Male Contraception Update-Progress Towards Addressing an Unmet Public Health Need, Monday, October 16, from 3:30-4:15 PM.

Dr. Page is Head of the Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition at the University of Washington, where she holds the Robert B. McMillen Professorship in Lipid Research and serves as Co-Director of the UW Medicine Diabetes Institute. Dr. Page has a large clinical research program focused on male reproduction and the development of an effective and reversible male hormonal contraceptive. She has a strong commitment to diversifying our healthcare and research communities and has been recognized by the University of Washington as a “Gender Equity Trailblazer” and is a recipient of the “William J. Bremner Mentorship Award”. Dr. Page earned her bachelor’s degree from Stanford University and her MD and PhD in immunology from the University of Washington. She continued her training at UW, including residency in internal medicine and fellowship in endocrinology, before joining the faculty in 2003. She has published over 120 peer-reviewed articles and also serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Clinical Investigation Insight, Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology, and the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.

Meet Ken Kwapis!

Meet Hollywood director and author Ken Kwapis at his book signing on Tuesday, October 17 at 10:00 AM in the Networking Lounge. Kwapis is the author of But What I Really Want to Do is Direct: Lessons From a Life Behind the Camera and the director of popular shows and movies including The Office, A Walk In The Woods, He’s Just Not That Into You, and more. Books will be available for purchase.

New This Year: ASRM ePoster Café

No early alarm needed! Browse posters and hear from presenters throughout the day.

Discover and explore the latest research in Reproductive Medicine at the ASRM ePoster Café! Attendees will be able to browse e-posters in our new interactive learning environment by category, author, and poster number with ease. The ePoster Café will feature both large touchscreen displays and tablets for your viewing preference.

See a poster in the Café that piques your interest? Check the schedule for its presentation time to learn more and continue the conversation with the author during the live poster session.

Mix, Mingle and Make Connections

Join the ASRM Society Social Hour on Monday, October 16!

After a day of intense learning on Monday, kick back and mingle with leaders of ASRM’s affiliated societies, professional groups, special interest groups, and the Fertility and Sterility team at the Society Social Hour!

Explore ASRM’s diverse interests while seeing familiar faces and cultivating new connections. This is your chance to discover your community within ASRM, so don’t miss it!

Monday, October 16
4:45 PM to 6:15 PM
On the Magnolia Porch
(along Convention Center Blvd outside of the main lobby)

Beer, wine, and light snacks will be provided.


ASRM 2023 President's Gala


ASRM President, Dr. Michael A. Thomas, MD, invites all Congress attendees to register for the 2023 President’s Gala benefiting the ASRM Research Institute.

Purchase a seat or table for the President’s Gala during registration for the ASRM 2023 Scientific Congress & Expo.

Sunday, October 15, 2023
6:00 PM Reception
7:00 PM Dinner and Auction
Zydeco music and dancing until 11:00 PM
Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, LA
Cocktails | Dinner | Auction | ASRM Awards
Black tie or Mardis Gras attire optional.

Last day to purchase a ticket is October 1!

Thank you to our sponsors

Premier Sponsor: Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. | Champion sponsor: Inception Fertility | Impact Sponsor: US Fertility




Bring On the Kids!

Camp ASRM is a childcare service offered Sunday, October 15, through Wednesday, October 18 ,in the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, the headquarters hotel for ASRM 2023. Registration is open for full and half-day sessions!

Reminder: ASRM 2023 is Cashless!

ASRM 2023 is cashless! If you are planning to register or pay for ASRM membership on site in New Orleans, please bring your Visa, Mastercard, or American Express.

KEEPR: Knowledge through Engagement & Education Program for Residents

KEEPR is open to any resident attending the ASRM Scientific Congress. Click here to learn more.

ASRM & CADE Foundation Social Media Summit

Add the ASRM & CADE Foundation Social Media Summit to your ASRM 2023 Scientific Congress & Expo registration. Registration is $50. There is no on-site registration for this event.

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