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Certificate Course in Essentials of IVF

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  • Describe the rationale and methods for ovulation induction
  • Learn the sperm retrieval techniques and their applications
  • Gain knowledge in the laboratory procedures of IVF
  • Analyze the role of laboratory conditions in determining embryo quality and gain competence in trouble shooting 
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Certificate Course in Essentials of IVF
4.5/5
Key Features
  • Describe the rationale and methods for ovulation induction
  • Learn the sperm retrieval techniques and their applications
  • Gain knowledge in the laboratory procedures of IVF
  • Analyze the role of laboratory conditions in determining embryo quality and gain competence in trouble shooting 
  •  Course Duration
    3 months
  •  Next Batch Date
    3rd Oct 2022
40,000*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Description

The rising demand for in vitro fertilization (IVF) owing to socio-demographic changes, and supply facilitated by new technologies, converged to transform how humans reproduce. While access and use vary, the practice accounts for over 5% of all new births. Medical professionals with solid proficiency in IVF are highly sought after by medical institutions that provide IVF services.

The Certificate Course in Essentials of IVF is a step-up for medical graduates or specialists interested in reproductive medicine who are increasingly interacting with individuals with infertility issues. The blended learning design of the course consists of lectures, and interactive elements that cover core competencies, namely:

  • Controlled ovarian hyperstimulation
  • Oocyte retrieval and screening
  • Sperm analysis, retrieval, and preparation
  • IVF
  • Embryo transfer

We at Medvarsity, strive to equip every physician with the ability to fast-track their career and enable them to better serve the communities in which they practice.

Join us, and let us impact healthcare through education.

Eligibility – MBBS, MD/MS, and M.Sc. Life Science graduates

Course Validity: 4 months. There will be an extra charge for the extension of the course validity.

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40,000*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Outline
Module 1: Introduction to ART
    • History of ART
    • Introduction to ART
Module 2: Controlled Ovarian Hyperstimulation in ART
    • Introduction to COH (1 RM)
      Need for COH in ART
      The physiological role of GnRH and the use of GnRH agonists and antagonists
    • Commonly used stimulation protocols (COS), timing, and ovulation triggers
    • Ovarian stimulation and monitoring
Module 3: Oocyte Retrieval
    • Oocyte retrieval and screening of follicular aspirates
Module 4: Sperm Analysis, Retrieval, and Preparation
    • Semen analysis
    • Advanced semen analysis: Sperm function tests
    • Semen processing techniques
    • Sperm retrieval techniques
Module 5: IVF
    • IVF laboratory
    • Culture media and culture conditions
    • Conventional IVF
    • Sperm capacitation & sperm–egg interaction
    • Fertilization & embryo development
    • In vitro maturation of the oocyte
    • Fertilization and grading of embryonic development
    • Factors affecting embryo quality
Module 6: Embryo Transfer
    • Embryo transfer
    • Assisted hatching: Indications & outcomes
Module 7: Complications of IVF
    • Outcomes and complications of IVF
Course Outline
Module 1: Introduction to ART
  • History of ART
  • Introduction to ART
Module 2: Controlled Ovarian Hyperstimulation in ART
  • Introduction to COH (1 RM)
    Need for COH in ART
    The physiological role of GnRH and the use of GnRH agonists and antagonists
  • Commonly used stimulation protocols (COS), timing, and ovulation triggers
  • Ovarian stimulation and monitoring
Module 3: Oocyte Retrieval
  • Oocyte retrieval and screening of follicular aspirates
Module 4: Sperm Analysis, Retrieval, and Preparation
  • Semen analysis
  • Advanced semen analysis: Sperm function tests
  • Semen processing techniques
  • Sperm retrieval techniques
Module 5: IVF
  • IVF laboratory
  • Culture media and culture conditions
  • Conventional IVF
  • Sperm capacitation & sperm–egg interaction
  • Fertilization & embryo development
  • In vitro maturation of the oocyte
  • Fertilization and grading of embryonic development
  • Factors affecting embryo quality
Module 6: Embryo Transfer
  • Embryo transfer
  • Assisted hatching: Indications & outcomes
Module 7: Complications of IVF
  • Outcomes and complications of IVF
FAQs
1. Course related
  • Is this course recognized by MCI?

Medical Council of India does not recognize courses that are offered through online or blended learning platform. In collaboration with leading industry experts, we provide you with the best state-of-the art learning content with an endeavor to train you to become well-equipped and proficient in-patient care through this course.

2. Eligibility for the course
  • MBBS, MD/MS, and M.Sc. Life Science graduates
3. Course delivery
  • How to access the course material online?

To access the course, click on kite.medvarsity using the login ID and password provided to you, or click on “LOG IN USING YOUR ACCOUNT ON Google” and enter your Email ID: Gmail ID (Only if Gmail ID mentioned in the Application) & Password. In case you don’t have access to log in ID and password, write to us at [email protected] & quote your registered email ID.

What If I am unable to open/access the course?

Please access the below link AND follow the steps.

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4. Assessment and Exams
  • Are the scheduled dates for the exams mandatory or not?

They are optional, however if you have to complete all Modules and final exam before the Course Expiry date you will receive your certificate on time.

  • Session expired and it is showing as an unauthorized user?

If the page is left idle for more than 60 seconds session will expire automatically. Refresh the page periodically to avoid.

  • If the session is expired, what to do?

It will start from the same question where the session expired.

  • While you are attempting an exam, the error pops up and the exam is halted – the site will display as attempted (1). What should be done?

Ignore the message as attempted – The attempt is only completed when it displays Finished (1).

  • When will the final exam get activated?

If 1 month Course (1-week before Course expiry).

If 3 Month Course (15 days before Course expiry).

If 6 Month Course (45 Days before Course Expiry).

If 1 Year Course (2 Months before Course Expiry).

  • What is the procedure if the Course is expired?

You have to pay a re-activation fee, for details Contact Toll-free 1800-103-6006 or write to [email protected] 

  • What if I don’t qualify in modules or the final exam?

You have to pay a Re-exam fee, for details Contact Toll-free 1800-103-6006 or write to [email protected]

5. Certification
  • When will I get my certificate?

Once you have successfully passed your final examination, you can download your online certificate if the following conditions are met.

  • Contact program Completed (if applicable).
  • Viva to be cleared (if applicable).
  • Logbook / Project Submission (if applicable).
  • Course duration to be complete.
  • Necessary documents should be submitted in full.
  • If the above credentials are fulfilled, your E-Certificate will be mailed to your registered E-Mail ID.

Will I get the certificate before the course duration?

Even in case, you complete all the online modules and exams much before your course end date, the certificate can be made available only after the course duration is complete. In other words, invariable of how early you complete the course, the certificate shall be made available only when the course duration is over.

6. Placement Assistance
  • Do you provide any placement assistance?

We do not provide any placement guarantee as an outcome of the course. On a case-to-case basis, we will introduce your profile to specific recruiting partners, but no job guarantee is provided. You can update your profile on healthjobs, which can help your career progression.

7. Feedback
  • What if I have any concerns regarding the program delivery, or if I have any suggestions to improve the quality of the course?

For any feedback regarding the course, please write to us at [email protected]

Faculty

Next Batch Start Date 3rd Oct 2022

Course Duration

3 months

Available Payment Options

  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Bank Transfer
  • Loan

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