DR. MASOOD KHATAMEE RECEIVES HONORS
The ASRM Board of Directors and the Fund Development Committee honored Dr. Masood Khatamee by endowing an ASRM program in his honor “Infertility Prevention, Fertility Restoration and Preservation.” Dr. Khatamee is a pioneer in the reproductive field.
The endowment that will be named after Dr. Khatamee will focus on “Infertility Prevention, Fertility Restoration and Preservation.” This is a goal that he has been pursuing for the past 25 years. This endowment would be named after Dr. Khatamee in perpetuity.
All donations will be listed on the ASRM website and signs at the Annual Meeting. The endowment in honor of Dr. Khatamee will be announced at the Annual Meeting in Boston, October 2013.
ANNA DJANBAZIAN BALLET NEW SHOW: PRICELESS SOUL
Multiple Lester Horton Award winning choreographer Anna Djanbazian premieres a new multimedia contemporary dance theatre reflecting on the strength of the human spirit enduring hardship. This piece is inspired by the fearless ability and strength of Albert Djanbazian, the beloved brother of the choreographer, who lived his life with dignity and grace while battling cancer.
In 2012, Anna lost her brother to cancer and since then a portion of the proceeds of programs go to American Cancer Society. Djanbazian says,” Dance for me, are my eyes through which to see and the voice through which I speak through.”
Priceless Soul, a show by Anna Djanbazian and the Djanbazian Ballet to be presented January 18 at Plaza Del Sol Theater in Northridge and January 26 at Glendale Community College.
NADER SADIGHI RETURNS TO RADIO FARDA
One of the most well known TV and Radio personalities who celebrates over 40 years in the business, journalist Nader Sadighi returns to Radio Farda in Prague to Washington D.C.
Sadighi had to leave Prague after a year due to health problems and was advised by doctors to move back to Washington DC, where he could also be around family.
Sadighi is currently continuing work with Radio Farda in DC.
A NIGHT OF POETRY AND NOSTALGIA
Cherish beauty of Iranian literature and music through the words of Tahereh Ghoratolein, Parvin Etesami, Forough Farrokhzad and Simin Behbahani
Guest speakers include: Shahrzad Ardalan and Mojdeh Habibi
Live musical performance by the talented Sahba Motallebi, who will also recite poetry by Tahereh Ghoratolein
Saturday November 20, 2010, 7 pm – 10 pm at The Beverly Hilton.
SHARHAM SHAHBPAREH TOURS IN DECEMBER
With the release of two hit singles in the past year, one of the busiest entertainers, Iranian pop artist Shahram Shabpareh will be touring internationally this month. His concerts include cities and countries such as Dallas, New York, Toronto, Vancouver, Milan, Sweden, Germany, Dubai, and Vienna.
AROOS MAGAZINE’S BRIDAL SHOW
Wedding magazine Aroos Magazine has three shows coming up to exhibit new bridal dresses, makeup artists , hairdressers, shoe designers, wedding planners, and all other professionals in the wedding planning industry. The dates include:
January 19 in Irvine
February 9 in San Francisco
March 9 in Virginia