The course in clinical embryology gives you a detailed knowledge of workflow in an IVF lab with special emphasis on oocyte and embryo grading and embryo culture systems & a brief description of quality management & vitrification.

The course in Andrology teaches about male fertility evaluation covering topics such as quantitative and qualitative analysis of semen, sperm DNA damage & pathologies affecting male reproductive functions such as azoospermia in detail. There are video demonstrations on semen freezing and sperm preparation.

Course details


Live Interactive Online Classes


Week 1: Andrology

  Day 1: 25thJune 2021 (Friday)
  • Setting up an IUI Lab
  • Male Fertility Evaluation: Semen Analysis & beyond
  • Semen Freezing - video demo
  • Semen Preparation methods - video demo
  • Advanced Sperm Preparation Methods

Day 2: 26thJune 2021 (Saturday)
  • Sperm DNA Damage & Pregnancy outcome
  • Anatomy of Male Reproductive Tract
  • Azoospermia: Causes and Management
  • Surgical Sperm Retrieval
  • QA/QC of Andrology Lab

Week 2: Clinical Embryology

  Day 1: 2ndJuly 2021 (Friday)
  • Work flow of an IVF Lab
  • Matters that matter in an IVF Lab
  • The devil lies in the documentation
  • Culture Media: Composition, Handling & Optimization
  • Embryo Culture - Micro and Macro environment

Day 2: 3rdJuly 2021 (Saturday)
  • Oocyte Quality: It all begins with it
  • Best Embryo selection - myth or reality?
  • Advanced Embryo selection
  • Day 3 Vs Day 5 Embryo Transfer
  • Basics of Vitrification

Hands-on Session(Optional)

  • Demonstration of labware, disposables and consumables for Andrology Lab
  • Semen analysis
  • Demonstration of preservation equipment & Semen Freezing
  • Sperm preparation
  • Semen Vitality Test
  • Sperm Morphology
  • Embryo transfer catheter loading (hands-on)
  • Documentation, QA/QC and maintenance of Andrology Lab
  • DNA Fragmentation Tests

Clinical Embryology and Andrology

Course Objective: Intermediate skill acquisition
Target Audience: Gynecologists and Embryologists planning to start IVF
Essential Qualification: Medical/Life sciences graduate degree.

Course Highlights
  • One-to-One Mentoring
  • Study Material will be provided
  • Hands-On Training (optional)
  • Certificate will be provided at the end of the course
  • Online Exams for evaluation

Online Classes-Live: 25th June, 26th June 2021 & 2nd July and 3rd July 2021

Hands-On Session Venue
  • 21st & 22nd August: Department of Reproductive Medicine, Artemis Hospital, Sector-51, Gurugram, Delhi-NCR
  • 28th & 29th August: Sadbhavana Hospital, Patiala (Punjab)

Payment through NetBanking (NEFT/IMPS).

Bank Details
Account Name: The Fertilis Academy
Indian Bank Account No.: 6919173398
Account Type: Current Account
IFSC Code: IDIB000W015

Payment can also be made online, securely!

Course Fees

For Andrology Online Sessions
  • INR 6500
  • USD: $100
Note:International students can pay in USD

For Clinical Embryology Online Sessions
  • INR 6500
  • USD: $100
Note:International students can pay in USD

For Clinical Embryology & Andrology Online Sessions
  • INR 12000
  • USD: $180
Note:International students can pay in USD

Hands-On (Optional)
  • INR 8000