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OvaTools Andrology & Embryology Training Institute

2nd Annual Symposium:
June 1-3, 2018

Contemporary Fertility Healthcare: The Impact of Genetics on ART

The 2nd Annual Symposium will be an educational meeting, showcasing leading minds in Fertility Healthcare. Attendees can also register for hands-on, laboratory workshop courses.

Registration Now Open!
2nd Annual Symposium: June 1-3

Be sure to register early to save your space.

Symposium Speakers & Topics

Dr. Marcelo Barrioneuvo, M.D., IVF Florida Clinical Applications of the ERA Test
Dr. Natalia Basile Ph.D., IVI RMA Global Morphokinetics and Genetics
Dr. Charles Bormann, Ph.D., Mass General Hospital Mitigating Risk in the IVF Laboratory Workflow
Dr. Doug Carrell, Ph.D., University of Utah Genetics of Male Infertility
Dr. Giovanni Coticchio PhD, Biogenesi Ovarian Stimulation, Oocyte Genetics and Oocyte Epigenetics
Dr. Alan Copperman, M.D., RMANY What to Do When There Are No Euploid Embryos?
Dr. Lucia De Santis, San Raeffelle The Role of Cryopreservationin PGS/PGD Cycles
Dr. Kathryn Go, Ph.D., Reprosource Contemporary Staffing Models for the IVF Laboratory
Dr. Gary Harton, Ph.D., Igenomix PGS Testing Platforms
Dr. David Hoffman, M.D., IVF Florida Does Deferred Transfer Increase Outcomes?
Dr. Kristen Ivani, Ph.D., RSC Bay Area Can Euploid Single Embryo Transfer Become Standard of Care?
Dr. Brynn Levy Ph.D., Columbia University Cell-Free DNA Technology
Dr. Kathleen Miller, D.H.Sc., IVF Florida The Effect of Biopsy Techniques on Embryo Aneuploidy and Implantation
Dr. Nicole Noyes, M.D., NYU Langone Fertility Center Stopping the Biological Clock: Fertility Preservation Update
Dr. Steven Ory, M.D., IVF Florida/IFFS The History of IVF & PGS and Worldwide Usage of PGS/PGD IFFS
Dr. Rusty Pool, Ph.D., Fertility Center of SA Extrinisic Factors That Contribute to Aneuploidy: Embryo Culture Conditions
Dr. Carlos Simon, M.D., Ph.D., Igenomix Endometrial Receptivity Assay and Personalized Embryo Transfer
Dr. Gary Smith, Ph.D., University of Michigan Mosaicism: From Basics to Application
Dr. Jason Swain, Ph.D., CCRM Optimizing Laboratory Conditions for a Successful PGS Program
Special thanks to our sponsors Igenomix
  • NextGen
  • Hamilton Thorne
  • Vitrolife
  • Irvine Scientific

Symposium & Workshop Pricing

Symposium Only MedTech GPO member: $250 / Non-member: $350
Embryo Grading MedTech GPO member: $150 / Non-member: $200
Vitrification MedTech GPO member: $150 / Non-member: $200
Witnessing MedTech GPO member: $150 / Non-member: $200
Biopsy MedTech GPO member: $250 / Non-member: $300
ERA MedTech GPO member: $250 / Non-member: $300

Symposium Daily Agenda

Friday, June 1st

Workshops: Morning Session

Symposium: Afternoon Session

Cocktail Reception: Evening Session

Saturday, June 2nd


All-Day Session

Sunday, June 3rd


All-Day Session

Travel and Lodging Details

Host Hotel

We have negotiated special rates from June 1st-June 3rd at the Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, located at 1617 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316.

Ft. Lauderdale Destination

The OvaTools Andrology & Embryology Training Institute is just 12 minutes from Fort Lauderdale International Airport, and steps from local hotels. For questions or further information about travel, email Kevin@medtechtravel.com.

Restaurants & Activities

Several great restaurants are within minutes of the training institute. And if you’re looking for free-time activities, there are plenty of nearby options – from strolling the beach to shopping to touring the local art museum.

Space is limited. Register today!

We look forward to seeing you at our grand opening celebration!

If you have questions about our program please contact info@medtech4solutions.com.

Register today!