This resource includes information about physicians, complementary care providers, surrogacy, egg donation and sperm donation agencies, adoption agencies, lawyers, pharmacists and other professionals committed to assisting you.
Dr. Marnella holds degrees in both Social Ecology from the University of California Irvine (with a specialization in human behavior) and Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology. She is a member of the American, California and Orange County Psychological Associations as well as holding membership in the American Society of Reproductive Medicine.
She is a member of the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society and founding member of the Society of Assisted Reproductive Professionals. She is author of the “Marnella Parent Donor Comparison Scale” (MPDCS) used in comparing the cognitive and personality traits of ovum donors and prospective parents. Dr. Marnella is a licensed, practicing Clinical Psychologist. She has many years of experience in the fields of child and family counseling and assessment. She regularly mentors peers and interns on issues of evaluation, testing and assessment. Her interest in the field of Assisted Reproduction is the deeply held result of both personal and extensive professional experience. She actively provides her services to a many well known agencies, physicians and infertility clinics.
Tanmoy Mukherjee, M.D.
Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York
635 Madison Avenue, 10th Floor New York, New York 10022
Dr. Mukherjee completed his residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine where he received the Leo M. Davidoff Society Award as well as the Schulman Award, and completed his fellowship at Mount Sinai Hospital.
Dr. Mukherjee is a board certified gynecologist and reproductive endocrinologist. He has authored numerous journal articles and textbook chapters.
The Sperm Bank of California
The Sperm Bank of California
2115 Milvia Street, 2nd Floor Berkeley, California 94704
The Sperm Bank of California (TSBC), founded in 1982, is the only non-profit sperm bank in the US and is the ethical leader in donor conception. Services offered include a sperm donor program, sperm storage, and free educational materials available on our website including published research on outcomes from TSBC’s program. TSBC is dedicated to promoting an open approach to donor conception and advocating for family diversity. More than two thirds of TSBC families are parented by lesbian couples and single moms by choice. TSBC’s pioneering Identity-Release® Program is the oldest program in the world that allows donor-conceived adults to learn their donor's identity. The Sperm Bank of California makes the dream of family a reality.
The Surrogacy Center matches intended parents with gestational surrogates, and has been in business since 2001. The agency is owned by three of the law partners of The Law Center for Children & Families. The owners started The Surrogacy Center in order to establish a professional, safe, and legal arena for surrogacy arrangements. The Surrogacy Center is the longest established surrogacy agency in the state of Wisconsin.
The Surrogacy Center coordinates all aspects of the surrogacy process – from matching intended parents with appropriate gestational surrogates, to overseeing the important legal and medical aspects – while supporting everyone throughout their surrogacy journey.
Surrogates are thoroughly vetted before being admitted to the program.
Thomas Kosasa, M.D.
Pacific In Vitro Fertilization Institute
1319 Punahou Street, Suite 980 Honolulu, Hawaii 96826
Dr. Kosasa is a professor and past chief of reproductive endocrinology at the University of Hawaii, School of Medicine. He graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in architecture and earned his medical degree at the McGill University School of Medicine in Montreal, Canada.
He completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology and fellowship in reproductive endocrinology at Brigham and Women’s Medical Center in Boston. Dr. Kosasa is a consultant for Maternal and Reproductive Health for the Food and Drug Administration.