Infertility remains a major clinical and social problem, affecting approximately 13–15% couples worldwide. Recent advances in our understanding of the causes of infertility and of assisted reproductive technology (ART) have led to the development of complex diagnostic tools, prognostic models and treatment options.
This course will cover the basic biology behind fertility, to evaluate evidence supporting current approaches to the diagnosis and management of infertility and to identify areas for future research efforts. The course will highlight both tried-and-true and emerging reproductive technologies treatment of infertility, and explore the advantages and pitfalls of each. participants will have the opportunity to visit an IVF clinic and speak with embryologists and clinicians who are on the front lines of reproductive technologies.
This is an intensive 3 days lecture and hands-on based course for the interested participants.
The course fee is $300. The fee includes all the necessary material for the course, hands on training and observerships at dedicated IVF set up, lunches, coffee-breaks, social dinner and certificate of attendance. Fees exclude lodging, boarding and transportation.
CME Credits: 21.0