Dates and topics

Thursday 2 December 2021: 

Masterclass in Assisted Conception 

Speakers: Professor Yacoub Khalaf (UK) and Dr Julia Kopeika (UK)

Chair: Cynthia Andoniadou (UK)

The session will cover an overview of assisted conception techniques, the science behind these and clinical considerations for the endocrinologist

Key learning points: 

  • Main factors affecting fertility
  • Current methods of fertility treatment 
  • Basics of Assisted conceptions
    • Principals of controlled ovarian stimulation
    • Fertilisation and sperm selection
    • Embro development and selection
    • Factors influencing the outcome
  • Future Perspectives of the field



Previous topics:

Spotlight on Science: Masterclass in Endocrine Physiology - Rethinking the Text Book on the HPT Axis

Paul Le Tissier (UK) and Yasmine Kemkem (France) 

Spotlight on Science: Masterclass in Pathology

Christofer Juhlin (Sweden) and Johan Paulsson (Sweden)

Spotlight on Science: Masterclass in Congenital Hypopituitarism

Mehul Dattani (UK)

Masterclass in Molecular Tools: Use for the diagnosis and treatment in clinical endocrinology

Evi Xekouki (UK) & Constantine Stratakis (Greece)

Masterclass in Epigenetics

Chair: Cynthia Andoniadou (UK) 

Speakers: Rebecca Oakey (UK) and Bertille Montibus (UK)