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


Online Session


Week 1 - Andrology

  • Setting up an IUI Lab
  • Male Fertility Evaluation: Semen Analysis & Beyond
  • Semen Freezing - Video Demo
  • Semen Preparation Method - Video Demo
  • Advanced Sperm Preparation Method

  • 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

  • Workflow 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

  • 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

  • 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

Hands-On Session Venues
  • Sadbhavna IVF School, Sadbhavna Medical & Heart Institute, Opp. State College of Education, Patiala (Punjab)
  • Department of Reproductive Medicine, Artemis Hospital, Sector-51, Delhi-NCR

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 Clinical Embryology Online Sessions
  • INR 6000
  • USD: $100
Note:International students can pay in USD

For Clinical Andrology Online Sessions
  • INR 6000
  • USD: $100