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ASRM Receives $100,000 Gift from Manhattan Cryobank

April 23 , 2015
by: ASRM Office of Public Affairs
Published in ASRM Press Release

The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) announced that Manhattan Cryobank had pledged a gift of $100,000 to endow the Society for Male Reproduction and Urology (SMRU) traveling scholar program. The gift will permanently endow funds to bring a young urologist or male reproductive specialist to the ASRM Annual Meeting each year.

 “It is an honor to make this gift to ASRM. Many of our partner physicians and scientists have benefitted from attending the ASRM Annual Meeting and we are pleased to be able to assist SMRU and ASRM in making their outstanding educational program available to a young person just entering the field,” said Ty Kaliski, CEO of Manhattan Cryobank.

Ajay K. Nangia, MD, President of SMRU stated, “We are grateful to Manhattan Cyrobank for making this possible. We are quite proud of the Traveling Scholars program and this gift will enable us to make it available to even more of our field’s best and brightest young people.”

“Manhattan Cryobank is making an important investment in the future of reproductive medicine. We greatly appreciate the foresight and generosity demonstrated by this wonderful gift,” said Rebecca Z. Sokol, MD, MPH, President of the ASRM.

For more information on this press release, contact: 

J. Benjamin Younger Office of Public Affairs
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