January 3, 2006

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 2006 for couples trying to start a family, beginning Monday, January 9, 6 - 8 p.m. , in UNM Hospital 's Manzano Room.

The Center's pregnancy success rate regularly surpasses national statistics, because of its dedication in providing New Mexico residents 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 in New Mexico .Regardless of his outstanding success rate, Magarelli continues to dedicate his practice and his focus to "one healthy baby."

Future 2006 seminars scheduled 6-8 p.m. in UNM Hospital :

February 20 (Manzano Room) August 21 (Manzano Room)

March 27 (Sandia Room) September 25 (Manzano Room)

May 1 (Manzano Room) October 26 (Manzano Room)

June 5 (Manzano Room) November 27 (Manzano Room)

July 10 (Manzano Room)

Call 272-3886 for reservations. Seating is limited.