HALL A

WORKSHOP 1: SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND BIOSTATICTICS

  SESSION ONE : DESIGNING A CLINICAL TRIAL
09.30 AM – 09.50 AM Introduction to research methodology  
09.50 AM - 10.10 AM Study designs and sampling techniques  
10.10 AM – 10.30 AM  Principles  of Biostatistics  
10.30 AM - 10.45 AM Discussion  
10.45 AM - 11 AM TEA BREAK
  SESSION TWO – PUBLISH OR PERISH
11 AM - 11.20 AM Churning out the “pearl paper” from the ocean of patient data  
11.20 AM – 11.40 PM Statistical computing  
11.40 PM – 12.00PM How to critique a paper…?  
  1. M- 12.45 PM
What makes your paper get published….?
Rules of thumb for writing research articles
Submitting the paper
Revision and resubmission
Dealing with rejection
 
12.45 PM – 01.00 PM                            Discussion  
01.00 PM - 02.00 PM LUNCH BREAK

WORKSHOP 2: MALE INFERTILITY

02:00 PM – 02:20 PM Revisiting the human seminiferous epithelium cycle  
02:20 PM – 02:40 PM Impact of semen parameters on IUI outcome  
02:40 PM – 03:00 PM The role of sperm in Achieving the Best embryos in vitro  
03:00 PM – 03:15 PM Discussion  
03:15 PM – 03:30 PM TEA BREAK  
   
03:30 PM – 04:00 PM Surgical sperm retrieval – Video demonstration Dr. Vasan S S
04:15 PM – 04:35 PM Testicular versus ejaculated sperm in men without azoospermia  
04:35 PM – 04:55 PM Magnetic cell sorting  
04:55 PM – 05:15 PM The Difficult ICSI cases – Cryptozoospermia, immotile sperm, & where ICSI has previously failed  
05:15 PM – 05:30 PM Discussion