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OvaTools Andrology & Embryology Training Institute
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MODULE 1: Andrology
  • Basics of phase contrast microscopy
  • Routine semen analysis
  • Semen, surgically-retrieved sperm specimens and rare sperm cryopreservation
  • Specimen collection
  • Therapeutic sperm preparation
  • Recordkeeping and reporting of results
  • Quality control, quality assurance and proficiency testing
  • Laboratory safety + Regulatory Compliance
MODULE 2: Basic Embryology
  • Usage of equipment and supplies associated with IVF
  • Introduction of ovulation induction protocols
  • Techniques of IVF
  • Recordkeeping and reporting of results
  • Quality control, quality assurance and proficiency testing
  • Therapeutic sperm preparation
  • Laboratory safety + Regulatory compliance
MODULE 3: ICSI & Assisted Hatching
  • Usage of equipment associated with ICSI and assisted hatching
  • Supplies and medium associated with ICSI and assisted hatching
  • Techniques of ICSI and assisted hatching
  • Labeling and processing of biopsied specimens
  • Recordkeeping and reporting of results
  • Quality control, quality assurance and proficiency testing
  • Laboratory safety + Regulatory compliance
MODULE 4: Trophectoderm Biopsy
  • Usage of equipment associated with trophectoderm biopsy
  • Supplies and medium associated with trophectoderm biopsy
  • Techniques of trophectoderm biopsy
  • Pre-Implantation Genetic Screening techniques
  • Cell Fixation techniques
  • Labeling and processing of biopsied specimens
  • Recordkeeping and reporting of results
  • Quality control, quality assurance and proficiency testing
  • Laboratory safety + Regulatory compliance
MODULE 5: Vitrification
  • The fundamentals of vitrification
  • Setting up vitrification for routine use in an embryology laboratory
  • Hands-on training in vitrification of oocytes and embryos
  • Vitrification techniques
  • Artificial collapse and assisted hatching of vitrified tissue
  • Warming of cryopreserved oocytes and embryos
  • Labeling and storage of vitrified specimens
  • Recordkeeping and reporting of results
  • Quality control, quality assurance and proficiency testing
  • Laboratory safety + Regulatory compliance