2017 Agenda

DAY 1: Friday, MARCH 17 2017
7:45am-9:00am Registration
9:00am-9:15amm Welcome speech by MC
9:15am-9:35am Speech by Dr. Michael Fakih, Chairman of Fakih IVF
9:35am-10:00am IVF in 2027 – Crystal ball gazing– Prof. Roy Homburg
10:00am-10:15am Coffee Break
Chair persons: Dr. Amal Al-Shunnar, Dr. Fady Sharara and Dr. Ahmad Hammoud
10:15am-10:45am Ovarian performance in IVF: Does it really matter? - Prof. Antonio La Marca
10:45am-11:15am The impact of ovarian endometriomata and deep infiltrating endometriosis on infertility – Dr. Charles E. Miller
11:15am-11:45am Gonadotrophins. They are not all the same. – Prof. Antonio La Marca
11:45am-12:15pm Historical Lessons in Reproductive Medicine and ART: Lessons for Today – Prof. Carrell Douglas
12:15pm-1:15pm Lunch Break
Chair persons: Dr. Amal Al-Shunnar, Dr. Fady Sharara and Dr. Rupin Shah
1:15pm-1:35pm Reconsidering ROSI, a clinical study with improved success rates - Dr. Atsushi Tanaka
1:35pm-1:55pm An overview of the current state of fetal therapy/surgery and it's future – Dr. Robert H Ball
1:55pm-2:15pm Late Onset Preeclampsia – Dr. Ray Bahado-Singh
2:15pm-2:40pm Ovarian stimulation and its paradox – Stimulation beyond convention – Dr. Monikaa Chawla
2:40pm-3:10pm Treatment of infertility associated with PCOS - Prof. Roy Homburg
3:10pm –3:30pm Fertility sparing in women with Gynecologic cancers – Dr. Adnan Munkarah
3:30pm:3:45pm Coffee Break
Chair persons: Dr. Amal Al-Shunnar, Dr. Fady Sharara and Dr. Monikaa Chawla
3:45pm-4:05pm Risks of Multiple Pregnancies associated with IVF and ART – Dr. Theadore Jones
4:05pm-4:25pm Why are we failing to treat recurrent pregnancy loss – Prof. Nick Macklon
4:25pm-4:45pm The Isthmocele - Current Diagnosis and Treatment - Dr. Charles E. Miller
4:45pm-5:05pm Overview of NIPT Technology and Clinical Considerations - Dr Kristin Dalton
   
Workshop: Friday March 17th, 2017
2:00pm - 3:30pm Fetal Heart Examination: Practical Approach and Fetal Intelligent Navigation Echocardiography (Fine): 5D Heart
Prof. Alaa Ebrashy
The workshop will be held in the meeting room on the first floor at Jumeirah Beach Hotel. For more information please check with the registration desk on site.


DAY 2: Saturday, March 18th 2017
Chair persons: Dr. Ahmad Hammoud, Dr. Fady Sharara and Dr. Mohammed Eid
9:00am-9:20am Is AMH the ultimate biomarker? - Prof. Antonio La Marca
9:20am-9:40am Adenomyosis as a challenge for diagnosis and treatment – Dr. Richard Leach
9:40am-10:00am Big Data for Personalized Medicine - IVF Outomes – Dr. Brad Vanvoorhis
10:00am-10:30am Coffee Break
Chair persons: Dr. Amal Al-Shunnar, Dr. Fady Sharara and Dr. Mohammed Eid
10:30am-10:50am Ovarian tissue cryopreservation: Expanding indications – Prof. Nick Macklon
10:50am-11:15am Doctor - what are my chances of success? How can you use the AMH, AFC and FSH to counsel your patient? – Dr. Gwen Goodrow
11:15am-11:40am Artificial gametogenesis – Dr. Sue Hammoud
11:40am-12:00pm Achieving parenthood Project through egg donation: an international experience - Dr Amelia Rodriguez
12:00pm-12:30pm Contemporary Usage of Progestogens in Threatened and Recurrent Miscarriage – Dr. Karunakar Markintini
12:30pm-1:30pm Lunch Break
Chair persons: Dr. Amal Al-Shunnar, Dr. Mohamed Eid and Dr. Monikaa Chawla
1:30pm-2:00pm Current management of preterm labor and delivery – Dr. Theadore Jones
2:00pm-2:20pm Aspirin, fertility and pregnancy – Dr. Robert Silver MD
2:20pm-2:40pm CAP Score and the new paradigm for sperm function testing – Dr. Fady Sharara
2:40pm-3:00pm Management of the adnexal mass – Dr. Adnan Munkarah
3:00pm-3:15pm Coffee Break
Chair persons: Dr. Amal Al-Shunnar, Dr. Mohamed Eid, and Dr. Fady Sharara
3:15pm-3:45pm The principles & practices in PCO diagnosis & management – Prof. Antonio La Marca
3:45pm-4:10pm Severe OATS - which is better: ejaculated or testicular sperm – Dr. Rupin Shah
4:10pm-4:30pm Azoospermia, a Clinical Challenge? – Dr. Ranjith Ramasey
4:30pm-4:50pm Fertility Enhancing Surgeries - Dr. Sandesh Kade
4:50pm-5:15pm The biological clock from a primary care perspective - Dr. Lamia Sayegh
5:15pm-5:30pm Closing Speech
   
Hands-on Workshop: Saturday 18th March, 2017
2:00pm - 5:00pm Hysterosalpingo-foam-sonography (HyFoSy) “A Patient friendly alternative to Hystero-Salpingogram (HSG)” and Gel Infusion Sono-Hysterosonography (GIS)
Dr. Karunakar Markintini
The workshop will be held at Fakih IVF Clinic in Jumeirah, Dubai. For more information please check with the registration desk on site.