Course Module

Fertility & Conception (2018) - Microsoft Word document*

*NOTE: NMI's Study Group module formatting guidelines specify that students provide the text of each question, followed by a blank line and then their response. Sometimes cutting and pasting from the above pdf version causes formatting issues in your word processing document. If this occurs, please use this Microsoft Word version of the module for easier cutting and pasting.

Online Resources

Question-Specific Links (as pertaining to the Fertility and Conception Study Group Module)

  • 63. Listen to the RadioLab podcast episode "Birth Story"


Assisted Reproduction

  •  Bioethics Briefing Book for Journalists, Policy Makers, and Educators: Assisted Reproduction 

  •  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART)

  •  Assisted reproduction and midwives: Student and certified midwives' educational needs on reproductive biology

  •  Center for Disease Control and Prevention; Assisted Reproductive Technology, 20 years of ART surveillance, key findings

  • Radio archive, post-show commentary and introduction, programs include gender spectrum discussions, some episodes: Heart to Hands Surrogacy, February 12: MAIA Midwifery and Fertility Services with Kristin Kali, some episodes available for download 

  •  Kristin Kali and MAIA Midwifery, providing services for families and individuals who are becoming parents and creating family

  •  18 Ways to Make a Baby, original PBS broadcast 2001. Includes an episode titled Fertility Throughout Life, interesting time capsule with previously common vocabulary