March 7, 2013 - ReproTech, Ltd., the leading cryobank specializing in long-term storage of human reproductive tissue (sperm, eggs, embryos and ovarian and testicular tissue), announces the members of its Medical Advisory Committee.
ReproTech's Medical Advisory Committee is comprised of distinguished experts who represent a comprehensive range of experience and knowledge in the Reproductive Science and Fertility industries. The mission of the Committee is to ensure that ReproTech adheres to the highest standards and protocols as it further develops its business. The Committee promotes education and awareness in the medical and scientific community, and approves all educational materials that are distributed to patients and physicians.
Current members of ReproTech's Medical Advisory Committee include its Chairman and ReproTech's Medical Director, J. Bruce Redmon, M.D., who serves as an Associate Professor, Department of Medicine and Urologic Surgery at the University of Minnesota; Randle Corfman, Ph.D., M.D., Founder and Medical Director of Midwest Center for Reproductive Health in Maple Grove, MN; Marybeth Gerrity, Ph.D., M.B.A., President of Reproductive Biology Resources, Inc., Chicago, IL; Mark Janzen, Ph.D., Senior Director of Laboratories at Memorial Blood Centers in St. Paul, MN; Kyle Orwig, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and Director of Magee-Women's Research Institute's Fertility Preservation Program at the University of Pittsburgh, PA; Warren Sanger, Ph.D., Director of Clinical Genetics and Human Genetics Laboratories at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE; Sally Sibbitt, M.S.W, L.I.C.S.W, Infertility Counselor, Minneapolis, MN; and Jacques Stassart, M.D., Founder and Director of the In Vitro Fertilization Program at Reproductive Medicine and Infertility Associates in Woodbury, MN.
"We are honored to have the commitment of such an esteemed group of experts advising us as we move forward with our goals of meeting the long term reproductive storage needs of patients," said Brent Hazelrigg, ReproTech's CEO. "Having practicing physicians and experts with a breadth of experience and expertise working with us has already proven quite helpful as we look to develop our storage facilities and services, including our Fertility Preservation Network and Auto Transfer Management programs."