IFS Haryana Chapter First Annual Conference Superbly arranged on 19th May at Hotel Leela Ambince by Organizing Chairperson Dr. Neeru Thakral & Co Chairperson Dr. Shalu Gupta, under expert guidance of national President Dr Gouri Devi and Secretary General Dr Pankaj Talwar.
The conference was well attended by 360 Infertility specialists & Gynecologists from all over Haryana & Delhi NCR. Two hands on workshops ( IUI and Ovum pick- up / Embryo transfer ) along with free paper session were also conducted during conference.
Conference was inaugurated by Dr. Satish Aggarwal ( DGHS Haryana ) & Guest of Honour Dr Smiti Nanda (HOD PGI Medical College Rohtak ) and CMO Dr B.K. Rajora. Chief Guest gave messages about humanity and role of spiritual approach to life.
Academic session is backbone of any conference and our conference was academic bonanza with particiption of almost all national faculty along with international speaker Mr. Jose miravet from Spain to make it rich and satisfying experience for the delegates. It was an honour to have all stalwarts under one roof imparting the pearls of knowledge and wisdom and sharing recent updates & best clinical practices.
Conference started with mesmerising panel discussion on “Azoospermia – What next” by Dr Pankaj Talwar and Dr Priya Varshney. It gave clear guidelines, how to proceed in these males and what all need to be done.
Our international expert Dr Jose Miravat from Spain – unravelled the role of endometrium in successful implantation.
Wonderful panel discussions were conducted on “Ovulation induction- Different Case Scenario” by Dr. Neeru Thakral and Dr Shalu Gupta. The discussion started from basic level to IUI then IVF cases so that every gynaecologist and beginners could understand do’s and don’ts of ovulation induction. Final Key points were highlighted by our expert advisor Dr Sonia Malik in the end.
This was followed by plenary session with guest lecture by Dr Hrishikesh Pai on Testing and Editing of embryo followed by Key Note Address by Dr Alka Kriplani on Adenomyosis & infertility. Entire hall was spell bound by Presidential Oration by Dr Gouri Devi on Vision – Future of ART.
Post lunch video session by Dr Kuldeep Jain and Dr Dinesh Kansal gave insight on Fertility Enhancing surgeries. It was followed by debate on need of the day By Dr Neena Malhotra from AIIMS and Dr Vikas Swarnkar from Jaipur on, whether freeze all for all should be done or not. Dr umesh Jindal from Chandigarh gave insight by her talk on unexplained infertility its management. Dr Sudha Prasad highlighted on Managing ART pregnancies and obstetrical complications. Dr Kuldeep Singh simplified the role of ultrasound in infertility. Lastely the Role play by Dr Ritu Jain, Dr Reema Goel, Dr Meenakshi Dua, Lawyer Miss Radhika Thaper and Expert Dr Abha Majumdar from Gangaram Hospital discussed about managing patients with recurrent implantation failure and medicolegal issues.
IUI hands – On workshop was attend by almost 50 delegates and OPU & ET workshop ( Hands – on simulator ) by 32 delegates. Dr. Shweta Mittal, Dr. Surveen Gumman, Dr Rashmi Sharma, Dr Ila Gupta, , Dr Neeru Thakral, Dr Beeena Muktesh, Dr Veenu Kadian and Mr. R.K. Sehgal guided delegates by giving tips on various steps. CME was awarded by 5 ICOG credit point & 4 Haryana Medical Council credit Hours.
Organizing Chairperson and secretary – felt Need of organizing one day CME with workshops in other part of Haryana along with fertility experts.
Academic feast was nicely arranged and executed event, appreciated by one and all.
Organising Chairperson – Dr Neeru Thakral
Organising co chairperson – Dr Shalu Gupta
Organising Treasurer – Dr Priya Varshney
Organising Jt. Secretary – Dr Reema Goel
Date of Conference – 19/05/2019
THEME – ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF IFS HARYANA CHAPTER
Registration – Paid
Faculty Attended No. – 72
Central – 24
International – 01
National – 21
Local – 26
Delegates – 360
Chief Guest – Shri Rajeev Arora ( Additional Chief Secretary, Health Haryana)
Guest of Honour – Dr. Satish Agarwal (DGHS Haryana) and Dr. Smiti Nanda (Sr Prof & Head PGIMS, Rohtak)
Press Coverage – Yes
Points of Improvement – Presidential Oration at right Time
Suggestion for the Secretariat – Conduct workshops in Future
Money to be paid – 10000/-
No of meetings done by the chapter in the calendar year – 6
Faculty were invited for Precongress GALA dinner on 18th night with Musical Night and Ramp Walk by legends of infertility. This fun filled event was thoroughly enjoyed by all.