Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

OVA Egg Freezing Specialty Center

401 North Michigan Avenue

Suite 1800

Chicago, IL 60611

View Map

Event description

Description

OCTOBER 17 & 22, 2019 FROM 6-8PM: Back by popular demand! After 3 sold-out events in the past year, THE LEAGUE is once again teaming up with OVA Egg Freezing for our “Questions & Cocktails” series, a discussion on egg freezing & fertility options for women in their 20s, 30s and early 40s. Bring your Egg Freezing & Fertility-related questions as our fertility specialists will be on-hand to answer them all. Plus a special video from The League Founder & CEO Amanda Bradford as she opens up to you about her egg freezing journey with OVA. Connect with other Chicago League women and learn everything you need to know about egg freezing... over cocktails! Light bites will also be served. There will be a drawing with an incredible grand prize and a special gift for all attendees – Don’t miss the egg-citement!


THE EXPERTS


BRIAN KAPLAN, MD, REPRODUCTIVE ENDOCRINOLOGIST

Dr. Kaplan’s expertise and passion is in IVF, Preimplantation Genetic Screening, Egg Donation, Egg Freezing, and Gestational Surrogacy in the global marketplace. Dr. Kaplan has one of the largest and most successful practices worldwide, including a large international patient base. Dr. Kaplan has been in practice for well over 20 years and is currently working with Fertility Centers of Illinois as he brings his unrivaled experience to OVA. He has numerous published articles and has presented topics, nationally and internationally, in the field of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART). He has been honored every year since 1999 by Castle Connelly on the list of “Best Doctors” in Chicago and America.

COLLEEN WAGNER COUGHLIN, OVA FOUNDER &
LABORATORY DIRECTOR

Colleen Wagner Coughlin has been a prominent leader in the field of IVF and Reproduction for more than 30 years. The Chicago native is the Founder and Laboratory Director of aParent IVF Laboratory, which has helped thousands of patients become parents. Yet it’s her latest creation of OVA that has the embryologist most excited these days. “The creation of OVA came from my collective experiences over the years- Patients who could have served as their own egg donor, women who just wish they could have preserved their options. With OVA we’re giving women the chance to take control and when they’re ready to come back for those eggs someday, we’ll have them covered.” In 2012, Colleen was named "Chicago’s Top Embryologist" by Michigan Avenue Magazine. She has been featured on Good Morning America, Nightline, Windy City Live, in the Chicago Tribune and USA Today.

WHITNEY BISCHOFF ANGEL, RN, BSN, OVA EGG FREEZING
NURSE SPECIALIST

Whitney’s experience as a fertility nurse and patient advocate make her uniquely qualified for her role as OVA Senior Egg Freezing Nurse Specialist. The Kentucky-native has spent years working in the field of fertility in Chicago, specializing in IVF for women needing donor eggs. With this expertise, Whitney made the personal decision in 2013 to freeze her own eggs, which she credits for making her an even stronger fertility nurse. Since earning public recognition from her time on ABC’s The Bachelor in 2015, Whitney has used her platform to promote egg freezing, educating women around the world to be proactive versus reactive when it comes to their reproductive health. Whitney has appeared on ABC’s Nightline, Good Morning America, Extra TV, Windy City Live and in various publications including People Magazine, US Weekly, E! Online, Chicago Tribune, Shape Magazine, The Bump and Women’s Health.


ABOUT OVA EGG FREEZING: THE FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND FERTILITY PRESERVATION PROGRAM

In a move to address a rapidly-growing need in the world of fertility, OVA Egg Freezing has created a first-of-its-kind, lab-powered cryopreservation program to help women everywhere preserve their fertility options. Brought to you by one of the country’s top fertility labs, OVA was created by a female embryologist who is an award-winning egg freezing & IVF innovator.

OVA’s unrivaled 30-year laboratory history - with a proven, extensive track record of turning frozen eggs into babies - combined with its VIP concierge patient care, has made OVA the local, national and international destination for any woman wanting to freeze her fertility potential.

Through OVA, we’ve brought best-in-class fertility experts together, collaborating under one roof without the restraints of a traditional IVF program. From working with the top doctors and pharmaceutical companies, to our highly-skilled, patient-assigned egg freezing nurse specialists and a proven, industry-leading laboratory, it’s our relationships with the top experts in the field that puts us in a league of our own.

Located in its unique center along Michigan Avenue in downtown Chicago, OVA women feel more like VIPs than patients. With round-the-clock support from the dedicated OVA staff who become their egg freezing partner throughout the process, help with medication orders & injections and customized financial packages to fit every patient’s needs and budget, OVA is a true game-changer in the field of cryopreservation.

https://www.ovaeggfreezing.com


ABOUT THE LEAGUE:

Launched in 2015, The League is the dating app for would-be power couples. Known for its selective admissions-based model and high­-achieving community of users, The League is inspired by private members-only clubs like Soho House. The League offers its users complete privacy from friends & coworkers, more context about potential matches, and a curated community of professional singles seeking an equally ambitious and driven partner, all using data and social graphs from both Facebook and LinkedIn to fuel its proprietary algorithm. The League was founded and created by CEO Amanda Bradford who holds an MBA from Stanford and a BS in Information Systems from Carnegie Mellon. To date, The League operates in 60 cities both nationally and internationally and is available on iOS and Android. To download go to bit.ly/theleagueapp and to read more about The League, please visit, http://www.theleague.com.



This event is 21+ and space is limited. If you can no longer attend, please log into your Eventbrite account and adjust the attendee information or contact OVA directly. For this or any other questions, you can contact: info@ovaeggfreezing.com 312-800-0228

Date and Time

Location

OVA Egg Freezing Specialty Center

401 North Michigan Avenue

Suite 1800

Chicago, IL 60611

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved