February 27, 2007

Contact: Luke Frank, Senior Public Affairs Representative, 505/272-3679

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ALBUQUERQUE,NM For many, the notion of starting a family lies in commitment and timing. For others, it's a medical journey of biological exploration and uncertainty.

The Reproductive Medicine and Fertility Center (RMFC) at UNM will host several free, physician-led infertility seminars in 2007 for couples trying to start a family. The next seminar is slated Monday, March 18, 6 - 8 p.m., in room 240 of UNM'sCancerResearch & TreatmentCenter,2211 Lomas Blvd NE, directly behindUNMHospital.

The Center's pregnancy success rate regularly surpasses national statistics, because of its dedication in providingNew Mexicoresidents with options for superior high-tech fertility care. The Center's motto, "High Tech with a Personal Touch", reflects its commitment to compassionate, comprehensive and state-of-the-art evaluation and treatment of infertile couples.

RMFC Medical Director, Paul C. Magarelli, M.D., Ph.D., is the only board-certified Reproductive Endocrinologist and Infertility Specialist inNew Mexico.Regardless of his outstanding success rate, Magarelli continues to dedicate his practice and his focus to "one healthy baby."

Monday, April 23, 6-8 p.m. in UNM CRTC, room 240

Monday, June 4, 6-8 p.m. in UNM CRTC, room 240

Monday, July 9, 6-8 p.m. in UNM CRTC, room 240

Monday, August 13, 6-8 p.m. in UNM CRTC, room 240

Monday, September 17, 6-8 p.m. in UNM CRTC, room 240

Call 272-3886 for reservations. Seating is limited.