Meet Our Team
Paul Carpentier, MD, CFCMC, is the medical director for the Gianna Center of Long Island for Women’s Health & Fertility. He contributed to the development of The National Gianna Center and serves as one of the medical directors for the international think tank titled the International Institute for Restorative Reproductive Medicine.
All providers at the Gianna Center of Long Island are certified by the American Academy of FertilityCare Professionals. Dr. Carpentier is a former president of this Academy. He graduated with honors in High Risk Obstetrics, and Medical Ethics from St. Louis University School of Medicine. He has received regional and national honors such as the Outstanding Natural Family Planning Medical Consultant in 2004 and an Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters from Assumption College for his 25 years of medical service to the couples of New England who suffer from infertility and women’s health disorders.
Dr. Carpentier was trained in family medicine at the University of Massachusetts and certified in NaProTECHNOLOGY by the Pope Paul the VI Institute for the Study of Human Reproduction at Creighton University. He was recruited from Massachusetts to start the Gianna Center of Long Island for Women’s Health and Fertility in 2016.Anne Nolte, MD, is a board-certified family physician with an area of concentration in women’s health and fertility. She is a Certified FertilityCare™ Medical Consultant and FertilityCare™ Instructor. She is the executive director and co-founder of the National Gianna Center for Women’s Health and Fertility, the first pro-life, faith-based women’s medical center in New York City.
She is also the co-founder of the John Paul II Center for Women, a non-profit organization dedicated to educating women, couples and teenagers about the Christian vision of the dignity of women, the meaning of human sexuality and the benefits of natural family planning. She serves as president of the New York Guild of the Catholic Medical Association, chair of the Pro-life Commission of the Archdiocese of New York, and is the main representative to the United Nations for the World Federation of Catholic Medical Associations.
She is a graduate of Jefferson Medical College and completed her undergraduate studies at Villanova University.
Jamey Hutchinson BSN, CFCP, CFCE, is a FertilityCare Coordinator and a Restorative Reproductive Medicine RN at the Gianna Center for Women's Health & Fertility in Babylon, NY. She is one of 25 FertilityCare™ educators in the U.S. and the only one on Long Island.
She serves as an educator for the Gianna FertilityCare Practitioner Education Program. In that role, she works closely with the Diocese of Rockville Centre to promote fertility awareness methods through the Office of Faith Formation, Respect Life & Marriage Preparation. Jamey is also a certified breastfeeding counselor and childbirth educator.
She is a graduate of Truman State University with a bachelor of science degree in nursing
Barbara Meier, RN, BSN, CFCP
FertilityCare Practitioner, Gianna Center of Long Island for Women’s Health & Fertility at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center of Catholic Health Services
A graduate of Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing, Mrs. Meier is a certified FertilityCare practitioner, having earned certification from the American Academy of Fertility Care Professionals, of which she is a member. Before joining Catholic Health Services, Mrs. Meier was on staff as a certified perioperative nurse at Emerson Hospital and as a FertilityCare nurse at In His Image Family Medicine and at Reliant Medical Group, both in Massachusetts. She holds certificates from the Pope Paul VI Institute for the Study of Human Reproduction and Creighton University, among other institutions. She is a member of the National Association of Catholic Nurses and the International Institute for Restorative Reproductive Medicine.