Is he really infertile? - Let's talk about sperm

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Is he really infertile?
Let's talk about sperm

The Education Program in Reproduction and Development (EPRD), Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBGYN) at Monash University together with Healthy Male are excited to offer a new short course about male fertility. The course will provide essential and advanced knowledge in the field of male infertility and its management, focussing on its prevalence and causes. Conventional semen parameters will be discussed in context with the World Health Organisation guidelines (WHO) and the recent WHO 6th edition guidelines to explain the changes in reporting and interpreting. Standard and new prospective treatment strategies in assisted reproductive technologies will be presented.

Participants

This course is designed for General Practitioners, RANZCOG fellows and trainees, IVF specialists, sexual health and family planning staff, pathologists and reproductive scientists.

Delivery

Online, live webinar.

Note: Presentations will be accessible for three months following the course.

Session titles

  • Male infertility - from practice to controversy.
  • The ins and outs of semen analysis in 2022.
  • The decline in sperm quality and how we deal with it.
  • Case studies in male infertility.

Please see the full program.

Speakers

  • Professor Robert McLachlan - Medical Director, Healthy Male.
  • Professor Ben W Mol - Director, Clinical Trials Unit, Dept Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University.
  • Associate Professor Peter Temple-Smith - EPRD, Dept Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University.
  • Dr Fabrizzio Horta - Lecturer, Dept Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University.
  • Associate Professor Sally Catt - Director, EPRD, Dept Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University.
  • Emily Zuvela - Managing Director, External Quality Assurance Schemes for Reproductive Medicine.
  • Clinical Associate Professor Hassan Bakos - Scientific Director, Monash IVF Group, NSW.
  • Dr Reza Nosrati - Director Applied Microfuidics and Bioengineering (AMB) lab, Monash University.
  • Dr Rui Wang - NHRMC Research Fellow, Dept Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University.
  • Dr Glenn Duns - GP, Men's Health Melbourne.

CPD/CME

RACGP - This education is a CPD Activity under the RACGP CPD Program (28 hours)

RANZCOG - Approved for RANZCOG CPD 2019-2022 Triennium  (year 22, hours 05)

APACE - CPD application approved

ACRRM - This course is endorsed by ACRRM (CPD application  approved)

Sponsorship and Endorsement

Sponsored by Healthy Male

Endorsed by SIRT and FSANZ

This course is also being promoted by VARTA/Your Fertility: and
Healthy sperm | Your Fertility
Planting the seed | Your Fertility

Registrations*

Early bird (ends on 1 August 2022)

  • Medical Doctors: $330
  • Other professionals: $220
  • SIRT members: $198
  • Low-resource countries**: $165

Standard

  • Medical Doctors: $440
  • Other professionals: $330
  • SIRT members: $308
  • Low-resource countries**: $275

*Price in AUD including GST. Last day to register 17 Aug, 11.55pm.
**Please check the list of countries that may be eligible for a discount and email us (med.ob.gyn.courses@monash.edu) to inquire about it.

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