Dr. Belinda Sartor, reproductive endocrinologist at the Fertility Institute (4770 S. I-10 Service Road West, Suite 201, Metairie, 454-2165) is the guest speaker at the EnCourage Support Group from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. May 12 at the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery (1616 St. Charles Ave., www.breastcenter.com). Sartor will address whether breast cancer affects fertility as well as options for conceiving, including in-vitro fertilization and freezing eggs, for women of childbearing age.

  The meeting is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Call Katie at 899-2800 or email encourage@breastcenter.com. — Kandace Power Graves