Infertility & Genetics by Creating a Family published on 2017-08-04T15:52:35Z Does infertility have a genetic connection? Can you inherit infertility from your parents or pass it down to your kids? What types of infertility are genetic and what can you do to find out? Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit, interviews Dr. Piraye Yurttas Beim andDr. Alan Copperman. Dr. Piraye Yurttas Beim is founder of Celmatix, a women’s health company using genomics and big data to help women and their doctors make more informed, proactive reproductive health decisions. She is also a Fellow of the Aspen Institute Health Innovators Fellowship program, was named to Crain’s 40 Under 40 list, and was included as one of the Top 15 founders disrupting their industries by Fortune. Dr. Alan Copperman is managing partner at RMA of NY and Director of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility as well as the Vice-Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Copperman has been named to New York magazine’s list of Best Doctors sixteen years in a row.