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 and Genetics Healthcare. Attendees can also register for the ERA Mini Symposium and hands-on, laboratory workshop courses.
This program plus the ERA symposium has been approved by the ABB – PEER program for 1.85 CEUs or 18.5 contact hours of continuing education activity.
Registration Now Open!
2nd Annual Symposium: June 1-3
Be sure to register early to save your space.
Symposium Speakers & TopicsView Speaker Bios and Full Agenda
|Marcelo Barrionuevo, M.D., IVF Florida||Clinical Applications of the ERA Test|
|Natalia Basile Ph.D., IVI RMA Global||Morphokinetics and Genetics|
|Charles Bormann, Ph.D., Mass General Hospital||Mitigating Risk in the IVF Laboratory Workflow|
|Doug Carrell, Ph.D., University of Utah||Genetics of Male Infertility|
|Alan Copperman, M.D., RMANY||What to Do When There Are No Euploid Embryos?|
|Ms. Jill Chisholm, APNG GeneScreen||Genetic Counseling for the Infertility Patient|
|Giovanni Coticchio, Ph.D., 9.baby||The Role of Cryoperservation in PGS/PGD Cycles|
|Kathryn Go, Ph.D., Reprosource||Contemporary Staffing Models for the IVF Laboratory|
|Gary Harton, Ph.D., Igenomix||PGS Testing Platforms|
|David Hoffman, M.D., IVF Florida||Does Deferred Transfer Increase Outcomes?|
|Kristen Ivani, Ph.D., RSC Bay Area||Can Euploid Single Embryo Transfer Become Standard of Care?|
|Brynn Levy, Ph.D., Columbia University||Cell-Free DNA Technology|
|Kathleen Miller, D.H.Sc., IVF Florida||The Effect of Biopsy Techniques on Embryo Aneuploidy and Implantation|
|Nicole Noyes, M.D., NYU||Beating the Clock: Fertility Preservation|
|Rusty Pool, Ph.D., Fertility Center of SA||Extrinisic Factors that Contribute to Aneuploidy|
|Steven Ory, M.D., IVF Florida/IFFS||The History of IVF & PGS and Worldwide Usage of PGS/PGD IFFS|
|Jie Qiao, M.D., Ph.D.||Single Cell Genetic and Epigenetic Analysis of Eggs and Embryos|
|Eric Schadt, Ph.D., SEMA 4||Bringing Personalized Medicine to Reproductive Health|
|Carlos Simon, M.D., Ph.D., Igenomix||Endometrial Factor in Reproductive Medicine|
|Gary Smith, Ph.D., University of Michigan||Mosaicism: From Basics to Application|
|Dr. Tiffany Stankewicz, Igenomix||ERA Platform: The Laboratory Component|
|Jason Swain, Ph.D., CCRM||Optimizing Laboratory Conditions for a Successful PGS Program|
|Nathan Treff, Ph.D., Genomic Predictions||Monogenic Disease and Trait Analysis Testing Platforms|
Symposium & Workshop Pricing
|Symposium Only||MedTech GPO member: $250 / Non-member: $350|
|Embryo Grading-Using Time Lapse Technology||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|
|ICSI||MedTech GPO member: $150 / Non-member: $200|
Travel and Lodging Details
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.