CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Conference Schedule

International Conference on Infertility, Clinical Embryology and Endoscopy – ICE 2019

Day 1 Pre Conference Workshop(02-08-2019)

Fertility Society of India - ICE 2019

Oocyte Retrieval & Embryo Transfer

Timings Sessions Speakers

09:00 - 09:15 AM

Introduction

Dr. Nandita Thakkar

09:15 - 09:30 AM

Stimulation protocols for IVF

Dr. Kanimozhi

09:30 - 09:45 PM

Embryo transfer and Oocyte retrieval procedures

Dr. Sandhya Krishnan

09:45 - 10:00 AM

Perfecting the skills of oocyte retrieval

 

10:00 – 10:15 AM

Trouble shoots in: Oocyte retrieval and ET … Experts open forum

Dr. Kanthi Bansal
Dr. Siddharth

10:15 – 10:30 AM

Protocols for endometrium preparation for Embryo Transfer

Dr. Kirthika

 

10:30 -10:45 AM

Tea Break

 

10:45- 11:00 AM

Instruments and Disposables in Oocyte retrieval and Embryo transfer

Dr. Harpreet Sidhu

11:00 - 02:00 PM

Hands on (Session I)

Dr. Smisha Sridev

02:00 - 03:00 PM

Lunch Break

 

03:00 - 04:45 PM

Hands-on (Session-II)

Dr. Nandita Thakkar

04:45 - 05:00 PM

Concluding Remarks

Dr. Smisha Sridev

Endoscopy (Hysteroscopy & Laparoscopy)

Timings Sessions Speakers

09:00 - 09:30 AM

Introduction

Dr. Samundi Sankari

09:30 - 10:00 AM

Optimizing diagnostic Hysteroscopy / establishing office Hysteroscopy

Dr. Tharun Joseph

 

10:00 - 10:15 AM

Bipolar / versapoint / mini resectoscope / ultrasound during Hysteroscopy

10:15 - 10:30 AM

Endometrial polyp during  IVF cycle

Dr. P.M.Gopinath

10:30 - 10:45 AM

Septum / T shaped uterus management

10:45 - 11:00 AM

Submucus myoma

11:00 - 11:15 AM

Tea Break

 

11:15 - 11:30 AM

Ashermann syndrome

Dr. Divya Sivaraman

11:30 - 11:50 AM

Basic techniques in Laparoscopy

Dr. Radhika

11:50 - 02:00 PM

Live demo

Dr. P.G. Paul
Dr. Kurian Joseph
Dr. Chitra Ramanathan
Dr. Punithavathi

02:00 - 03:00 PM

Lunch Break

 

03.00 - 05.00 PM

Hands-on session

Dr. P.M.Gopinath

Vitrification

Timings Sessions Speakers

09:00 - 09:15 AM

Introduction

Dr. Sudesh kamat

09:15 - 09:35 AM

Vitrification – Potential, promises and pitfalls

Dr. Goral Gandhi

09:35 - 09: 50 AM

Oocyte vitrification – where are we today?

Dr. Pranoy Ghosh

09:50 - 10:05 AM

Efficient vitrification program

Dr. Durai Palaniyandi

10:05 - 10:20 AM

Trouble shooting in cryopreservation

Dr. Rahul

10:20 - 10:35 AM

Tea break

 

10:35 - 02: 00 PM

Session-I-Embryo freezing / Thawing

Dr. Saffa-Al-Hasani

Dr. Chiemi Toyama Mori

Dr. Saranya

02:00 - 03:00 PM

Lunch break

 

03:00 - 05.00 PM

Session-II-Oocyte freezing/ Thawing

Dr. Tunika Akunyili

Dr. Krishnavignesh
Dr. Statisha

PGD & PGS

Timings Sessions Speakers

09:00 - 09:30 AM

The next generation of embryo aneuploidy testing: to biopsy or not to biopsy

Dr. Carmen Garcia

09:30 - 10:00 AM

“Carrier screening programs and its impact on PGT-A”

Dr. Pere Mir Pardo

10:00 - 10:15 AM

Genetic screening for PGD

Dr. Paritosh Shekhar

10:15 - 10:30 AM

Tea break

 

10:30 - 01:30 PM

Session-I (Cleavage stage biopsy and Tubing)

Dr. Paritosh Shekhar

Dr. Carmen Garcia

Dr. Pere Mir Pardo

01:30 - 02:30 PM

Lunch break

 

02:30 - 05:00 PM

Session-II (Blastocyst embryo biopsy and Tubing)

Dr. Deepa Bodhit

Dr. Ritu

Dr. Sayali Kandari

Conference Schedule

International Conference on Infertility, Clinical Embryology and Endoscopy – ICE 2019

Day 2 Conference (03.08.2019)

Advances in embryology and maximization of IVF outcomes

Timings Sessions Speakers

04:40 - 04:55 PM

Gamete morphology as predictor for embryo quality

Dr. Saffa Al Hasani

04:55 - 05:07 PM

Advances in embryo selection techniques

Dr. Charulata Chatterjee

05:07 - 05:19 PM

Blastocyst vs Cleavage transfer- critical analysis

Dr. Nirmala Sadasivam

05:19 - 05:31 PM

Luteal support in FET evidence generated in last decade

Dr. Sam P Abraham

05:31 - 05:43 PM

Robo ICSI

Dr. Santosh Bhargav

05:43 - 06:05 PM

from Embryogenesis….to...Motherhood

An overview of embryology for the last four decades

Dr. VM Thomas

Quality control Management in IVF lab

06:05 - 06:17 PM

ART of designing ART labs, QMS, prevention of Sampling identification error

Dr. Rahul Naik

06:17 – 06:30 PM

Infections in IVF lab

Dr. Pranoy Ghosh

06:30 – 06:45 PM

Discussion

Inauguration 06:30 – 07:15 PM

Dinner 07:15 – 09:30 PM

Quality Control Management in IVF lab

Timings Sessions Speakers

10:06 - 10:18 AM

ART of designing ART labs, QMS, prevention of  Sampling  identification error

Dr. Rahul

10:18 - 10:30 AM

Infections in IVF lab

Dr. Pranay Ghosh

10:30 – 10:40AM

Discussion

 

 

Moderator : Dr. N. Pandiyan

 

Tea break (10:40 – 10:50 AM)

Debate

Timings Sessions Speakers

11:25 - 12:15 PM

Uterine transplantation-limitations, techniques and future vs Surrogacy

Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar

(vs)

Dr. Nayana Patel

12:15 - 12:25 PM

Discussion

Panel

Timings Sessions Speakers

08:20 - 08:30 AM

Welcome address

Dr. VM. Thomas

08:30 - 08:42 AM

Infertility is on the rise, isn’t it?

Dr. Kalaivani

08:42 - 09:22 AM

Optimization of IUI Outcomes

Dr. Divya Shree
Dr. Ruma Satwik
Dr. Ritu Santwani
Dr. Shameema

Moderators:
Dr. Kanthi Bansal
Dr. Vani Pujari

Fertility Preservation

Timings Sessions Speakers

09:22 - 09:34 AM

Cryopreservation techniques in fertility preservation

Dr. Sudesh Kamat

09:34 – 09:46 AM

Fertility preservation surgical techniques

Dr. Gopinath P.M.

09:46 – 09:58 AM

Ovarian Stimulation in fertility preservation and Onco fertility care

Dr. Harpreet Sidhu

09:58 – 10:07 AM

Discussion

 

 

Moderator : Dr. L.K. Dhaliwal; Dr. Kundavi

 

Tea Break (10:07 – 10:15 AM)

Andrology

Timings Sessions Speakers

12:25 – 12:37 PM

Male infertility- where we are now? A clinical prospective

Dr. N. Pandiyan

12:37 - 12:49 PM

Medical management of male infertility

Dr. Siddharth

Andrology Panel

Timings Sessions Speakers

12:49 - 01:39 PM

Andrology panel

Dr. Siddharth

Dr. Harpreet

Dr. Sandhya Krishnan

Dr. Swetha Goswami

Moderators:
Dr. N. Pandiyan
Dr. Sarat Battina

01:39 - 02:00 PM

Evidence based do’s and don’ts in RIF

Dr. Pankaj Shrivastav

Lunch Break (02:00 – 02:40 PM)

Endocrine Disorders

Timings Sessions Speakers

10:15 – 10:27 AM

Thyroid disorders in infertility

Dr. Shriram Mahadevan

10:27 – 10:39 AM

Polycystic ovarian syndrome – A different prospective

Dr. Puvithra

10:39 – 10:51 AM

Prolactin disorder in infertility

Dr. T Chitra

10:51 – 11:03 AM

Hypo Hypo (Hypogonadotrophic Hypogonadism) challenges in fertility treatment

Dr. L.K. Dhaliwal

11:03 – 11:15 AM

Role of Leptin in Human reproduction

Dr. Byron Asimakopoulos

11:15 – 11:25 AM

Discussion

 

 

Moderator :

 

Drive towards safe, successful convenient ART

Timings Sessions Speakers

02:40 - 02:52 PM

Role of surgeries in Endometriosis / adenomyosis

Dr. P.G.Paul

02:52 - 03:04 PM

Keys to maximize oocyte and embryo survival with an efficient Vitrification program

Dr. Goral Gandhi

03:04 - 03:24 PM

Factors influencing IVF outcomes

Dr. Sadhana Desai

03:24 - 03:36 PM

Chasing the goal of OHSS free clinic; Freeze all or Freeze in

Dr. Krithika

03:36 - 03:48 PM

Ideal IVF stimulation protocol

Dr. Swetha Goswami

03:48 - 04:00 PM

ART in Medical complications

Dr. Vanita Suri

04:00 - 04:20 PM

Pharmacogenomics in IVF

Dr. Byron Asimakopoulos

04:20 - 04:32 PM

single embryo transfer Vs double embryo transfer - Indian perspective

Dr. Sarat Battina

04:32 - 04:40 PM

Discussion

 

 

Moderator : Dr. Nanditha Thakkar

 

Conference Schedule

International Conference on Infertility, Clinical Embryology and Endoscopy – ICE 2019

Day 3 Conference(04.08.2019)

Ovulation Induction; Ovarian stimulation; optimization of ART outcomes

Timings Sessions Speakers

08:30 - 08:42 AM

Woman with ovarian insufficiency

Dr. Ritu Hinduja

08:42 - 08:54 AM

Optimizing PCOS prior to Ovulation induction

Dr. G.K.Tripathi

08:54 - 09:06 AM

Predictors of ovarian response - individualization matters

Dr. Kanthi Bansal

09:06 - 09:18 AM

Prevention of premature leutinization in IVF stimulation protocols

Dr. Vani Pujari

09:18 - 09:30 AM

GnRH analogues in ART-Current updates and newer IVF stimulation protocols

Dr. Ruma satwik

09:30 - 09:42 AM

HMG / Recombinant FSH / HMG HP / Recombinant LH - Drug and dose decisions

Dr. Pankaj Thalwar

09:42 - 09:50 AM

Discussion

 

 

Moderator : Dr. Krishna Kumar

 

Tea break 09:50-10:00 AM

Thankam Varma Oration

Timings Sessions Speakers

10:00 - 11:00 AM

Ethical practices and Medico legal issues in ART

Padma Shri. Dr. Kamini Rao

Timings Sessions Speakers

11:00 - 12:00 PM

Future of stem cells in reproductive medicine

Prof. Dr. Peter Hollands

Ultrasound in Infertility

Timings Sessions Speakers

12:00 – 12:12 PM

Ultrasound Past, Present, and Future in infertility

Dr. Suresh

12:12 – 12:24 PM

Role of 2D and color Doppler in infertility

Dr. Sonal Panchal

12:24 – 12:36 PM

Role of 3D in infertility

Dr. Chaitanya Nagori

12:36 – 12:48 PM

Ultrasound guided ART procedures – Safety techniques

Dr. Kundavi Shankar

12:48 – 01:00 PM

Selective Fetal reduction vs early fetal reduction : pros, cons and ethical issues

Dr. Chitra Andrew

01:00 – 01:12 PM

Aneuploidy screening

Dr. Sudarshan Suresh

01:12 – 01:24 PM

PNDT vs IVF ART act

Dr. Rajnikant contractor

01:24 – 01:35 PM

Discussion

 

 

Moderator : Dr. Sadhana Desai; Dr. Pankaj Thalwar

 

Lunch break (01:35 – 02:20 PM)

Recurrent implantation failure & Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

Timings Sessions Speakers

02:20 – 02:32 PM

Counseling and investigation paradigm in RIF

Dr. Kaberi Banerjee

02:32 – 02:44 PM

Pelvic TB current management in infertility

Dr. Ramasubramanian

02:44 – 02:56 PM

Role of Natural Killer cells (NKC) in RIF

Dr. Jothi Kumar

02:56 – 03:10 PM

Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

Dr. S.Ramakrishnan

03:10 – 03:20 PM

Discussion

 

 

Moderator: Dr. Kamini Rao

 

Endometriosis

Timings Sessions Speakers

03:20 – 03:32 PM

Diagnosis of Endometriosis - current guidelines

Dr. Reeta Mahey

03:32 – 04:12 PM

Endometriosis and infertility – management Dilemmas

Dr. Kundavi Shankar
Dr. Kirthika
Dr. Kanimozhi
Dr. Siddharth
Dr. Runa Acharya
Dr. Betty Thomas
Moderators:
Dr. Shalini Gainder
Dr. Bharati Dhorepatil

Fertility enhancing / assisting surgeries

Timings Sessions Speakers

04:12 – 04:24 PM

Tubal surgery prior to IVF

 Dr. Divya Shree

04:24 – 04:36 PM

Fibroid and infertility when to intervene

 Dr. Malaraj

04:36 - 04:48 PM

MRgFUS - MR guided focused ultrasound Surgery in Myomas & Adenomyosis

Dr. Bhawna

04:48 - 05:00 PM

Endoscopic management of Uterine anomalies

 Dr. Kurian Joseph

05:00 - 05:12 PM

Challenges in endoscopic surgeries

 Dr. Radhika (AIIMS)  

05:12 – 05:20 PM

Discussion

 

Timings Sessions Speakers

05:20 – 05:32 PM

Genetic abnormalities in male infertility

Dr. Shagun Aggarwal

05:32 – 05:44 PM

IVF Pregnancies

Dr. Sheela V. Mane

05:44 – 05:56 PM

Different sources of LH activity to optimize ART outcomes

Dr. Sathya Balasubramanyam