BSC, MSC or any other life science background, BVSC, MVSC, BHMS, BAMS, BUMS, MBBS, MD, MRCOG, FRCOG or any medical degree, etc…
Certificate Course in Embryology
The course provides a one-on-one training to develop knowledge and skills in all aspects of IVF and ICSI, including performing specific procedures to ensure the highest possible success rates. The aim is to give participants both the latest knowledge and the opportunity to have a complete learning experience with renowned biologists and embryologists.
Methodology of the Training
Introduction & Overview of Procedures
Introduction to lab procedures, equipment and apparatus, consumables, handling of pipettes and pumps
Sperm preparation, assessment, cryopreservation, preparation for IVF and ICSI stimulation protocols
Hands on semen preparation
Hands on Sperm preparation for IUI and ART
Hands on Dish preparation for IVF and ICSI
Oocyte retrieval, grading of oocytes and insemination
ICSI: Alignment of injection needles and immobilizationof sperm other
micromanipulation techniques (mode)
Embryo cleavage, blastocysts, and culture medium
Embryo selection, embryo replacement and embryo transfer
Quality control and maintenance, record-keeping
Video presentations of multiple procedure & discussions
Unlimited attentions by experts to each question by the candidates
Educational Teaching Methods
Interactive discussion and teaching sessions
Hands-on laboratory training sessions
Live lectures and multimedia presentations
Evaluation of Trainee
Knowledge : Multiple-choice questions on lab techniques linked to each course module.
Practical skills : Tested on specific lab techniques taught during the training.
Verbal and communication skills : PPT talk on a topic linked to a course module.
Each Participant Will Receive
Course Syllabus with Reading Material and Lab Protocols
Controlled Access to the State-of-the-art lab at International Fertility Centre
Certificate of Training (issued upon successful assessment by the instructor)
Travel and accommodation is extra, IIRFT can provide assistance in arranging.
When acquiring new concepts and skills, there is no substitute for learning by doing. At IIRFT on average, 50% of your course time is devoted to hands-on exercises to give you practical, hands-on experience, course activities and real-world simulations to help you apply your new skills immediately when you return to your job.