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Advanced Certificate in Embryology

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  • Acquire skills in implementing assisted reproductive technology for effective infertility treatment
  • Understand the dynamics within a clinical embryology laboratory for thorough analysis
  • Comprehensive knowledge on intrauterine insemination and in vitro fertilization techniques
  • Valuable insights from renowned faculty to enhance expertise in assisted reproductive technology
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Online courses Advanced Certificate in Embryology
Advanced Certificate in Embryology
4.5/5
Key Features
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    Acquire skills in implementing assisted reproductive technology for effective infertility treatment
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    Understand the dynamics within a clinical embryology laboratory for thorough analysis
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    Comprehensive knowledge on intrauterine insemination and in vitro fertilization techniques
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    Valuable insights from renowned faculty to enhance expertise in assisted reproductive technology
  •  Course Duration
    6 Months
  •  Next Batch Date
    5th Jul 2024

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$1,846*

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Course Description

The Advanced Certificate in Embryology is a specialized program meticulously designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of practitioners aspiring to excel in the dynamic field of infertility treatment. This comprehensive course equips participants with the expertise required to meet the growing demand for assisted reproductive technologies (ART) and embryology services.

In developing countries, infertility affects a significant number of couples, necessitating an increased reliance on ART for achieving pregnancy. As the field of ART and embryology continues to evolve, there is a rising need for well-trained professionals who can effectively apply emerging technologies. This course aims to address this demand by providing participants with in-depth knowledge and practical skills in the latest advancements and techniques in the field.

An integral component of the course is the coverage of fertility preservation, a groundbreaking approach that offers couples the opportunity to conceive using cryopreservation of embryos without undergoing a complete ART procedure. Fertility preservation holds immense value for individuals undergoing medical treatments such as radiation therapy or chemotherapy, which may potentially cause infertility.

The Advanced Certificate in Embryology encompasses various modules that delve into essential topics, such as intra-uterine insemination, controlled ovarian hyperstimulation in ART, cryopreservation, and embryo transfer. Through these modules, participants acquire a comprehensive understanding of the intricate procedures involved in embryology and ART, ensuring they are well-prepared to address the complex challenges encountered in this specialized field.

The curriculum of the course adheres to the renowned Medvarsity learning design framework, which is rooted in Kirkpatrick’s model of e-learning. This framework ensures a systematic approach to learning, enabling participants to effectively consume and apply the course content. At Medvarsity, our utmost commitment is to upskill professionals like you to accelerate your career progression and create a meaningful and positive influence within the healthcare industry through high-quality education.

By enrolling in the Advanced Certificate in Embryology course, you can equip yourself and embark on a transformative journey in the field of assisted reproductive technologies. Join us in exploring new horizons and contributing to the well-being of individuals and couples who are seeking to fulfill their dream of starting a family.

 Together, let us transform healthcare through education and make a difference in the lives of countless individuals.

Course Validity: 7 months. There will be an extra charge for the extension of the course validity.

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$1,846*

* Price is Inclusive of Certificate & Advanced Courses.

*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
    • Requirements of an ART Clinic: Manpower, Infrastructure, Equipment
    • Setting up an ART Clinic: Registration of clinics
    • ART Act – Highlights
Module 2: Andrology Laboratory
    • Semen Analysis (WHO Reference range)
    • Advanced Semen Analysis – sperm function tests
    • Semen Processing techniques
    • Infected semen samples
Module 3: Intra-uterine Insemination
    • Intra-uterine insemination
    • Ovarian stimulation and monitoring
Module 4: Controlled Ovarian Hyperstimulation in ART
    • Introduction to COH (1 RM)
      Need for COH in ART
      Physiological role of GnRH and use of GnRH agonists and antagonists
    • Commonly used stimulation protocols (COS), Timing, and Ovulation triggers
    • Types of gonadotropins used
    • Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS)
Module 5: Oocyte retrieval and screening of follicular aspirates
    • Oocyte retrieval and screening of follicular aspirates
Module 6: IVF
    • IVF Laboratory
    • Cultural media and cultural conditions
    • Conventional IVF
    • Sperm capacitation & sperm-egg interaction
    • Fertilization & Embryo development
    • In vitro maturation of the oocyte
    • Sperm selection for ICSI
    • Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection
    • Sperm retrieval Techniques
Module 7: Embryonic Development and assessment
    • Fertilization, Grading of zygotes, cleavage stage embryos, blastocyts, Time lapse imaging (Rename as Fertilization and Grading of Embryonic Development)
    • Metabolomics
    • PGT-A
    • Factors affecting embryo quality
Module 8: Embryo Transfer
    • Embryo transfer
    • Assisted hatching – indications, outcomes
Module 9: Cryopreservation
    • Principles of cryopreservation and gamete preservation
    • Vitrification
      • Cryopreservation of cleavage stage embryos, blastocysts
Course Outline
Module 1: Introduction to ART
  • History of ART
  • Introduction to ART
  • Requirements of an ART Clinic: Manpower, Infrastructure, Equipment
  • Setting up an ART Clinic: Registration of clinics
  • ART Act – Highlights
Module 2: Andrology Laboratory
  • Semen Analysis (WHO Reference range)
  • Advanced Semen Analysis – sperm function tests
  • Semen Processing techniques
  • Infected semen samples
Module 3: Intra-uterine Insemination
  • Intra-uterine insemination
  • Ovarian stimulation and monitoring
Module 4: Controlled Ovarian Hyperstimulation in ART
  • Introduction to COH (1 RM)
    Need for COH in ART
    Physiological role of GnRH and use of GnRH agonists and antagonists
  • Commonly used stimulation protocols (COS), Timing, and Ovulation triggers
  • Types of gonadotropins used
  • Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS)
Module 5: Oocyte retrieval and screening of follicular aspirates
  • Oocyte retrieval and screening of follicular aspirates
Module 6: IVF
  • IVF Laboratory
  • Cultural media and cultural conditions
  • Conventional IVF
  • Sperm capacitation & sperm-egg interaction
  • Fertilization & Embryo development
  • In vitro maturation of the oocyte
  • Sperm selection for ICSI
  • Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection
  • Sperm retrieval Techniques
Module 7: Embryonic Development and assessment
  • Fertilization, Grading of zygotes, cleavage stage embryos, blastocyts, Time lapse imaging (Rename as Fertilization and Grading of Embryonic Development)
  • Metabolomics
  • PGT-A
  • Factors affecting embryo quality
Module 8: Embryo Transfer
  • Embryo transfer
  • Assisted hatching – indications, outcomes
Module 9: Cryopreservation
  • Principles of cryopreservation and gamete preservation
  • Vitrification
    • Cryopreservation of cleavage stage embryos, blastocysts
Contact Program Partner
  • British Accreditation Council
  • Apollo Fertility
  • Accredited CPD Activity

Director

Dr. Rajvi Mehta
Dr. Rajvi Mehta
4.5

Academic Consultant, CooperSurgical Fertility and Genomic Solutions.

Dr. Rajvi Mehta worked as a clinical embryologist and is now involved in teaching and training in ART. She has been the faculty on the special ART courses conducted by the IFFS in Esfahan, Iran. She has been the visiting faculty on clinical embryology at the Chettinaad Health University, Chennai, India.

* Price is Inclusive of Certificate & Advanced Courses.

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. What is a hands-on training program?
  • Hands-on training means training in an environment that permits each student to have experience performing tasks, making decisions, or using equipment appropriate to the job assignment for which the training is being conducted. The student assigned for these programs will be observing all procedures performed by the consultant and depending on the student’s abilities and skill set displayed at the hospital, he/she will get to assist the consultant.
4. 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.

Open the below link

support.medvarsity

5. Contact Program
  • Is the contact program mandatory for the completion of the course?

Any contact program provides a student with an opportunity to learn clinical hands-on techniques and skills that are helpful in the practice of the discipline.

  • What if I am unable to attend the contact program on the scheduled dates?

You can attend the next scheduled contact program upon information and concurrence by your program coordinator.

  • Can I choose the center where I wish to attend the contact program?

You will be required to attend the contact program at the nearest prescribed center where you are assigned. Shifting of Contact Program Center is not advisable because for each of such facilities Medvarsity has to assign a Mentor Specialist based on several students at the assigned Contact Program Center.

  • Will there be arrangements for lodging and boarding provided for students during the Contact Program in case their contact center is out of the station from their hometown?

You will have to make your arrangements for boarding and lodging. We can assist in finding accommodation, but the expenses are to be borne by the student.

6. 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.

  • What if the session has expired and is showing me 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 has expired, what should I do?

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

  • While I am attempting an examination, an error pops up, and the examination 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 Course is expired?

You have to pay 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 final examinations?

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

7. Certification
  • When will I get my certificate?

We have now gone online, once you successfully pass your final exam and below 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 if 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.

8. 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.

9. Feedback
  • What if I have any concerns regarding the program delivery or what 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]

Next Batch Start Date 5th Jul 2024

Learning Path

You will get individual certificates for each course.

Course Duration

6 Months

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Director

Dr. Rajvi Mehta
Dr. Rajvi Mehta
4.5

Academic Consultant, CooperSurgical Fertility and Genomic Solutions.

Dr. Rajvi Mehta worked as a clinical embryologist and is now involved in teaching and training in ART. She has been the faculty on the special ART courses conducted by the IFFS in Esfahan, Iran. She has been the visiting faculty on clinical embryology at the Chettinaad Health University, Chennai, India.

Contact Program Partner

  • British Accreditation Council
  • Apollo Fertility
  • Accredited CPD Activity

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Reviews
  • Dr.Uday Bokan, BAMS

    I recently completed the Advanced Certificate in Embryology course, and I am delighted with the experience. The course content was very detailed, covering both classical embryology concepts and novel advancements in the field. The instructors were highly knowledgeable and engaging, making the complex subject matter approachable and exciting to learn. I feel more confident in my understanding of embryology, and I highly recommend this course to anyone interested in pursuing a career in reproductive biology or other related fields.

  • Dr A.Esha. BUMS

    After completing the embryology advanced certificate course, I’m thrilled to share that I understand the basic and advanced concepts with ease. This advanced embryology course is the perfect way to learn while you work and would be great for anyone looking to expand their knowledge and skills in the field of embryology.

  • DR Swaleha. BUMS

    The AYUSH courses website is a great site for learners like me to enroll in courses across multiple medical specialities. I will recommend my colleagues and friends to enroll in these courses to gain in-depth understanding like I did in embryology through the Advanced Embryology Course. By enrolling in this course, I have become more confident that I can build a successful career in embryology.

  • Dr. Sona, BAMS

    My urge to learn more drove me to enroll in Advanced Certificate in Embryology course. This course has helped me in gaining more credibility and leverage among my peers. I have already recommended this course to my colleagues and friends from the medical community. I hope this course helps you as much as it did to me.

  • Dr Phibadari Nongsiej, BAMS

    This course has been very helpful to me. I’m also planning on taking up the Fellowship course to learn more.