CME on Challenges in Infertility
Lalita Memorial Hospital, Rewari hosted CME on “Challenges in Infertility” in association with IFS Haryana chapter and ROGS held at Rewari.
It was very informative interactive meet with panel discussion on case scenarios on Ovulation Induction by Dr.Ila Gupta and optimising IUI results by Dr.Kuldeep Jain.
Sessions were attended by over 73 enthusiastic participants with most informative discussion.
Follicular monitoring by Dr. Bharti Jain was a complete update on ultrasound in infertility.
Luteal phase support by Dr.K.D Nayar and Lecture by Dr.Sudha Prasad on IVF/IUI consent as per ICMR guidelines.
To add feather in the cap of the meeting was lecture by Prof.Dr.Shakuntla Chhabra from Sevagram wardha.
This was a complete academic feast with wonderful sessions.
Our journey so far from April 2016
Patron: Dr M L Swarankar
Secretary: Dr Namita Kotia
Joint Secretary: Dr Surabhi Tomar
Treasurer: Dr Ramdoss
Advisors: Dr Neela Baheti, Dr Narendra Gupta,Dr Sanjay Makwana, Dr Renu Makwana
Council Members: Dr Sanjay Shukla, Dr Kusumlata Meena, Dr Simi Sood,Dr Sangeeta Sharma, Dr Hemant Chakrawarti
CME on Challenges in Infertility
CME on Demystifying the Mystique: Ovary
Dr Neena Malhotra [Delhi] spoke on TROUBLE SHOOTING IN OVULATION IN PCOS.
Dr Kunjmoidein [Kerala] spoke on POSEIDON CRITERIA
Panel Discussion on ENDOMETRIOSIS Moderated by Dr Sangeeta Sharma ;Panelist : Dr Sanjay Makwana,Dr DeshDeepak,Dr C P Dadhich, Dr Oby Nagar,Dr Vibha Chaturvedi.
We also INTRODUCED “IFS GUIDELINES FOR OVULATION INDUCTION IN PCOS”
The CME was attended by 92 Delegates.
CME on Demystifying the Mystique: Sperm
Dr M L Swarankar, Dr Neela Baheti, Dr Kirti Gaur
PCOS Awareness among Students in Schools and Colleges
Prepared by Dr K U Kunjimoideen, Secretary, Kerala Chapter
The activities for the year 2016-17 started with two days CME on Fetal medicine at Kozhikode, Kerala. First day was workshop on anomaly and growth scans. Dr KD Nayar spoke on Gestational Diabetes & Fetus. Dr Chander Lulla(Mumbai), Dr Vijyaraghavan(Coimbatore) were also faculty. 240 delegates attended the conference
PCO & Fertility issues were adapted as theme for the year and conducted CME programs based on the theme at Kozhikode, Thrissur, Kasargod, Kannur and Kollam. This was organized as programs of IFS Special Interest Group(SIG) on PCOS. Each CME were attended by 100-120 delegates.
Adolescent health awareness programs were conducted for plus two girls and professional college students as a part of IFS –PCO SIG activity in 23 institutions. Each session was attended by more than 500 students and classes were taken by IFS members and Nursing college teachers.
Also, organized IUI workshops at Theni, Tamil Nadu in collaboration with Tamil Nadu Chapter of IFS.
Organized a ‘Hands on workshop on Sperm processing for IUI’as a part of National Conference of IMA AMS, AMSCON 2017 at Kozhikode on 19th August 2017. IMA National Secretary Dr Tandon Inaugurated the workshop. Dr Sunil Nayar and Dr Feseena Seethi demonstrated the sperm processing procedures and lead the workshop. Training was 25 selected doctors. Dr Kunjimoideen, Dr Venugopal, Dr Sreeja, Dr Feseena, Dr Vasundhara, Dr Jitha and Dr Shyjus spoke on various aspects of Ovulation Induction and Seminology.
Greetings from IFS UP Chapter. A Summit on Reproductive Endocrinology was held on 13th August 2017 at Hotel Madin, Varanasi under the ages of IFS UP Chapter & VOGS, which was attended by over 270 Gynecologists. Welcome address by Dr. Ritu Khanna. Dr. Sonia Malik, Dr. Sudha Prasad, Dr. K.D. Nayar, Dr. Sonal Panchal, Dr. C.B. Nagori, Dr. Kiran Pandey, Dr. Tusharkar were the key speakers. Dr. Chandravati, Dr. P. Tiwari, Dr. Indrasah, Dr. Rajbaweja, Dr. Vinita Agnihotri also graced the Inaugural ceremony.
Interactive case based panel discussion on “Hormonal interplay and the best options in the crucial phase of implantation- The Luteal Phase ” was also part of the session.
3rd Training module on “Infertility and ART” organized by Jindal IVF Centre under aegis of IFS on 14th to 16th June at The Jungle retreat, Chehel, HP
BCGIP Congress “ Building consensus out of controversies in Gynecology,Infertility and Perinatology” was held in Istanbul, Turkey from 30.5.13 to 2.6.13. IFS excecutive members actively participated by giving talks and chairing sessions in the same.
1. COGI, Conference in Istanbul on 29th May to 2nd June – IFS participates as organizers from India
2. Oct 2013- IFS members participated in ASRM Conference in Boston
1. CME & Inauguration of Madhya Pradesh chapter of IFS
2. CME on infertility with local chapter and ISAR in Indore on 24.3.13, 200 delegates
3. CME on IUI 14.4.13
4. CME on Third Party Reproduction 14.4.13
5. Seminar on
First time organised by IFS It was held on 5th and 6th December 2015 during Fertivision 2015. About 60 students have attended this from different parts of country for the semi-final on 5th December 2015 and final on 6th December 2015. It was successfully conducted.
The Main conference was held on 5th and 6th Dec, 2015 at Hotel Ashok, New Delhi
The conference was well attended with more than — delegates
The conference was inaugurated on 04th December, 2014.
The Chief guest Mr.BhanuPratap Sharma (Secretary Health Ministry of India),
Guests of honour. -1. Dr.Prakash Trivedi, 2.Dr.Richard Kennedy.
International and National Faculty delivered lectures on various controversial topics in Infertility.
The conference and the scientific content was well attended and well appreciated by all delegates And faculty.
The 11th Annual National Conference of Indian Fertility society, Fertivision 2015 on “Technology Innovation & Ethics” in Hotel Ashok, New Delhi on 4th, 5th & 6th December, 2015.
The conference was preceded by 7 Pre-congress Courses.
Fifteen International Faculty was 15 & National faculty was 183 participated.
More than 1000 delegates attended.
The IVF & Reproductive Biology Centre under the aegis of IFS &AOGD organized a CME & Video Session on Enhancing skills in Infertility on Sunday, 15th March, 2015 at the MAMC Auditorium, Maulana Azad College, New Delhi.
The morning session was followed by the the anniversary celebration of all the babies who were conceived by ART at our centre. There are over 171 children and most could attend with their parents. The CME was inaugurated by Dr. Deepak K Tempe, Dean, Maulana Azad College, New Delhi. Dr A.K. Aggarwal, ADG, Health Services and former Dean, Maulana Azad College, New Delhi was the guest of honour.
There were 47 registered delegates and 11 invited faculty who participated in the day’s deliberations. Video sessions covered common problems in infertility management like endometriosis, fibroids, and hydrosalpinx. The focus was on minimally invasive surgery to have the best possible reproductive results. Dr S. Prasad, Dir-Professor & Head, Dept of Obs. & Gynae. and co-ordinator IVF & Reproductive Biology Centre, MAMC talked in length about the ease and difficulties of running an IVF centre in public sector. Also discussed were various options to preserve fertility prior to chemotherapy and radiotherapy. The CME was very interactive with active participation of delegates and the faculty.
Hands on IUI Workshop on 4th April 2015 organised by Reproductive Medicine Unit at Artemis Hospital Auditorium , Gurgaon under the Aegis of IFS.
The CME was attended by 46 delegates,and all aspects of IUI along with ICMR Guidelines discussed in detail.
Release of good clinical practice guideline on PCOS by IFS at PCOS Summit.
Delhi 8th March on International women’s day, the Indian Fertility Society released its Good clinical practice guidelines on the management of PCOS in India to a house full of gynaecologists. This has been published in the society’s journal Journal of Fertility Science and Research. On the 9 th March, a similar function was organised at Kolkata. The functions were graced by Dr Jaideep Malhotra President ASPIRE at Delhi and Dr BN Chakravarti at Kolkata.
The Bihar chapter of Indian Fertility Society was inaugurated on 31st May, 2015 at Hotel Patliputra Ashok, Patna. Inaugurating the chapter, President, IFS, Dr.Sonia Malik said that Indian Fertility Society aims at updating the skills and standards of Infertility management across India. Dr. Sudha Prasad, Secretary General, IFS informed that it is the eleventh branch of Indian Fertility Society and presented the details of various society activities. Dr. Anita Singh, Founder Secretary of Bihar Chapter welcomed the guests and introduced its thirty members including eminent IVF specialists of Bihar. On this occasion, Dr. Kalpana Singh and Dr. Supriya Jaiswal were installed as Joint Secretary and Treasurer of the Bihar Chapter while Dr. Neelam, Dr. Amita Sinha, Dr. Kavita Barnwal, Dr. Amita Narayan, Dr. Neelu Prasad, Dr. Ranjana Sinha and Dr. Shipra Roy were elected as council members. All the eminent gynaecologists of Patna including Dr. Sharda Sahay, Dr. Shanti Roy, Dr. Manju Gita Mishra, Dr. Pramila Modi, Dr. Kusum Gopal Kapoor, Dr. Pramila Modi, Dr. Shanti Singh, Dr. Dharamsheela Sharma, Dr. Kumkum Sinha, Dr. Reeta Dayal, Dr. Renu Rohatgi, Dr. Usha Didwania , Dr. Abha Rani Sinha, Dr. Himanshu Roy, Dr. Pragya Mishra Chaudhary and many members of POGS were present to mark the occasion.
Following inauguration, the 1st CME Programme of IFS Bihar chapter was also held in the same meeting. Dr. Sudha Prasad, Secretary General, IFS, presented a talk on “Infertility Management – an Overview” and Dr. Sushma Sinha, Joint Secretary, IFS elaborated on “Role of DHEA in Infertility Management”. Dr. Shanti Roy and Dr. Manju Gita Mishra, Eminent Gynaecologists of Patna chaired the session. Dr. Sonia Malik moderated a grand panel discussion on “Infertile Couple – Strategic Approach” in which four cases of infertility were discussed. Dr. Sudha Pasad, Dr.Sushma Singh, Dr. Pratibha Singh, Dr.Kavita Barnwal, Dr. Shipra Roy, Dr. Prachi Singh participated as panelists in a very lively and interactive discussion. Around 70 Gynaecologists of Bihar attended the function to mark it as a grand success.
CME on “Dilemmas in Infertility” organized by Dr Surveen Ghumman under aegis of IFS and AOGD infertility committee on 26th August at Hotel Vikram. It was attended by 70 delegates. Lectures on Gonadotropins, Monitoring of IUI cycle, semenalysis and fibroids in infertility were given by Dr Manju Puri Dr Surveen Ghumman Dr Pankaj Talwar and Dr Kuldeep jain
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The team IFS Kerala Chapter is very grateful to the national Office bearers of IFS especially Dr Sonia Malik, Dr Gaouri Devi, Dr Sudha Prasad and Dr Pankaj Talwar who have whole heartedly supported us in establishing this state chapter and to kick start the academic activities in Reproductive medicine in our state in an impartial way.
Dr Sonia Malik, the national president of IFS, inaugurated the Kerala state chapter of the Indian Fertility Society on 18th September at Kochi. The function was held at Hotel Corwne Plaza, Kochi.
Dr Sonia Malik inaugurated the function by lighting the lamp. Dr Venugopal, the Joint secretary of the state chapter welcomed the gathering. Dr K.U.Kunjimoideen, the Secretary of the chapter talked about the need of the state chapter and its importance. He has declared the list of executive members and treasurer ho were nominated from among the life members. Dr Sonia Malik, the national president described about the aims and objectives of the IFS during the inaugural speech and also the future plans of IFS. Dr Gouri Devi, the national Vice President and Dr Pankaj Talwar made the felicitation speech. Dr parasuram Gopinath expressed the vote of thanks.
The inauguration was followed by a Panel discussion on ‘How to improve the results in ART?’. Dr Sonia Malik and Dr Gouri Devi moderated the discussion. Dr Mridubashini(Coimbatore), Dr Mohan Kamath(CMC Vellore), Dr . K.K.Gopinathan(Kerala), Dr Mohammed Ashraf(Kerala), Dr Sathi M Pillai (Kerala) and Dr Sujatha Ramkrishnan (Chennai) were the panel members. The session was followed by an excellent audience interaction.
2. Hands on Workshop on ‘Enhancing Success in Intra uterine insemination’ and Live demonstration of ICSI held at Kozhikode on 15th November 2015. Prof.V.K.Chellamma, Hon President Kerala Federation of O&G inaugurated the event. Dr Shweta Mittal represented the national IFS and spoke on Ovulation Induction strategies in IUI cycles. Dr.Kunjimoideen, Dr Venugopal, Dr Sreeja, Dr Vasundhara , Dr Sunil Nayar, Dr Feseena and Dr Jitha were faculties. Dr Sunil and Dr Feseena laed the workshop and demonstrated the ICSI procedure which was live telecasred from IVF lab. 41 delegates participated in the event. State Medical Council awarded the program with 2 hours of CME credit points.
3. Membership campaign: The chapter has initiated a membership campaign for the specialists practicing reproductive medicine in the state of Kerala. 10 new members have joint apart from the 20 founder members. The campaign will be a yearlong campaign, which is integrated with the district level half-day CME programs
4. Future plans – Till March 2016: One full day CME on Infertility management for Gynecologists on 20.12.2015 at Thrissur CME on PCO at Kozhikode on 10.1.2015 CME on PCO at Palakkad on 14.2.2015
Prepared By : Dr K U Kunjimoideen, Secretary, IFS Kerala Chapter
Summary: The program was organized by the Kerala Chapter of IFS, in association with ARMC IVf Fertility centers. 300 delegates from various places of South India have attended the program. The meeting was inaugurated by Prof.Mohanan, Prof of Radiology and Principal Govt Medical College Thrissur. Prof KD Nayar, national Secretary of IFS was Guest f honour. Prof KD Nayar Spoke on ‘Gestational Diabetes- The impact on Foetus’. Dr Boopath V(coimbatore), Dr Chander Lulla (Mumbai), Dr BS Rama Murthy (Bangalore) and Dr Indrani Suresh(Chennai) were other faculties. Dr Kunjimoideen, the chapter secretary presided over the function and DR Venugopal, The joint secretary of the chapter welcomed the gathering.
It was in inaugurated with 18 members. The office bearers are
Secretary – Dr (Prof) Anita Singh
Jt Secretary – Dr Kalpana Singh
Treasurer – – Dr supriya Jaishwal
Executive council members are
On 31st May along with inauguration a CME was organized at hotel Patliputra Ashoka, Patna .IFS, Bihar Chapter was inaugurated by Dr Sonia Malik, President IFS. Dr Sudha Prasad secretary, IFS delivered a guest lecture on “Infertility Management An overview” .Role of DHEA in Infertility was discussed in detail by Dr Sushma P. Sinha, Jt secretary. Dr Sonia Malik moderated a panel discussion on ‘Infertile couple -Strategic Approach”. The panelists were Dr Sudha Prasad, Dr Sushma P.Sinha, Dr Kavita Barnwal, Dr Pratibha Singh, Dr Shipra Roy, and Dr Prachi Singh.
2nd Clinical Meeting and a CME on Basics of FertilityManagement was organized on 14 August 2015 at Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences. Dr Neelam spoke on “Evaluation of female partner” while Current Advances in individualized stimulation Protocol was discussed by Dr Himanshu Roy. Dr Neeta Singh spoke on “Journey of an embryo from tube to womb” .Dr Sudha Prasad delivered a lecture of Luteal support in IUI. In post lunch session Dr. Rajeev Sood emphasized on “What a gynecologist must know about male partner evaluation”. Dr Himanshu Roy Showed videos of different techniques of Sperm wash.
Clinical Meeting/ Seminar was organized on 19th July 2015 at IGIMS on “Ovarian Reserve”. Dr Kalpana Singh was the speaker and approximate 20 people participated. Another seminar was organized on 31st Oct 2015 0n “Progestins” at IGIMS and on 7 th Nov 2015’ Stress & immune modulater’ was discussed at IGIMS.
Total members now are 34 .
CME: 11OCT15- HOTEL ASHOKA,BHOPAL ( Endoscopy in ART)
CME : 20 SEPT 15-HOTEL PALASH,BHOPAL (PCOS)
CME: 13 SEPT15- HOTEL MARRIOT,BHOPAL (Oral Pills in ART)
IFS Webinar : relayed from Delhi
17 January,2015-Bhopal : Female Infertilty
21 Feb ,Bhopal ,2015: Male Infertilty
21 March ,2015,Cryopreservation in Infertilty
23 Nov14,Gwalior-IUI-WORK SHOP
IUI Workshop & Hands on Sperm preparation techniques ,was held on 23/11/2014 at Dr.Verma Hospital & Fertility Centre ,GWALIOR by IFS MP Chapter & Gwalior ObGy Society.
Guest faculty are Dr.Shweta Mittal ,Dr.Leena Wadhwa ,from Delhi and Dr.Anju Verma ,& Dr.Yatindra Verma from Gwalior ,Dr.Shweta Kaul Jha from Indore ,have given Lectures on different aspects of IUI .Around 70 Gynaecologists attended the CME .Chief guest was Dr.G.S.Patel ,Dean G.R.Medical College
05 OCT.14- CENTRAL ZONE (MP-CG Chapter) IVF-CONNECT
all ivf experts only from MP & CHATISGARH, participated in one day Conf.on 05 OCT.RAIPUR,(IVF-CONNECT)
National Exec Members- DR S PRASAD & DR GOURI DEVI inaurated this conf.
IUI WORK SHOP-,BHOPAL-18 April14
IUI WORK SHOP-,BHOPAL-18 April14
National Faculty : DR KULDEEP JAIN, DR SHWETA MITTAL
Total Delegates:55-60 Gynecologists ,Venue : BTTB Centre
A CME was organized by Jaunpur Obstetrics & Gynaecological Society in association with IFS UP Chapter at Ramaswamy Hotel on 12 Feb. 2016 It was attended by 45 Gynaecologists of the city and adjoining areas. Presentation on Indian Perceptive of Managing male infertility was delivered by Dr. Ritu Khanna and a talk on semen analysis WHO 2010 by Dr. Pankhuri. There was case discussion on 5 different cases.
The Ninth was a CME with Gorakhpur Obstetrics & Gynecological Society association with IFS UP Chapter at Shivoy hotel on 21st Nov 2015 Evening (07:00 PM to 10:00 PM)
Attended by more than 85 Gynecologists of the city and the adjoining areas.
Presentation on Male Infertility the era has changed the approach by Dr Pankaj Talwar.
Newer innovations in the approach towards female infertility by Dr Ritu Khanna.
Good interaction was followed by Dinner.
The Eighth was Overwhelming response in the hands on IUI workshop at BMRD medical college Gorakhpur in association with IFS UP chapter on 21st Nov 2015 Morning (09:00 AM to 05:00 PM)
Inauguration by HOD Dr Reena Srivastava along with Dean medical collage attended by 50 delegates of medical college.
Dr Pankaj Talwar explain how to set & IUI Lab Keeping in view the guidelines.
Live demonstration of preparation of wet mount of semen sample & Its analysis according to WHO criteria 2010.Extensive hands on training done by the delegates on the washing techniques. Practical difficulties were highlighted.
The Seventh was CME Allahabad Obstetrics & Gynecological Society in Association with IFS UP Chapter at Hotel Yatrik on 20th Nov 2015 Evening ( 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM) Attended by over 75 Gynecologists of the city and the adjoining areas.
This started with the Celebration of birthday of Dr Meena Dayal Prof Obstetric & Gynecologic department MN Medical College Allahabad.
Topics discussed were How to go on with male infertility – Dr Pankaj Talwar
Tackling female infertility newer approaches – Dr Ritu Khanna
Followed by high tea in the pleasant environment of the hotel lawn.
The zeal and anthusiasm takes us forward to Sixth
IUI workshop at Allahabad at MN Medical College Allahabad in association with IFS UP chapter on 20th Nov 2015 Morning (09:00 AM to 03:00 PM) .
Presided by HOD Dr Amrita Chaurasiya & Attended by 45 delegates of medical college & city infertility specialists.
Presentation on Semen Analysis – Dr Pankaj Talwar
With special focus on Semen washing techniques
Troubleshooting in IUI Technique – Dr Ritu Khanna
ICMR guidelines for IUI – Dr Ritu Khanna
Demonstration followed by hands on workshop by Dr Pankaj Talwar & Dr Ritu Khanna on semen analysis and washing techniques.
The Fifth was Indian Guidelines on PCOS on 30th May, 2015 at Hotel Clark Awadh , Lucknow attended by over 80 gynecologists. Organized by IFS UP Chapter in association & Lucknow Private Practioners society.The panel discussion covered exhaustively the aspects of adolescent & adult PCOS.
The Fourth was CME on Frontiers of ART improving pregnancy rates on 26th April, 2015 at Hotel Shivoy , Gorakhpur attended by 90 gynecologists. Organized by IFS UP Chapter in association & Gorakhpur Obstetrics & Gynaecology society . The rattling tremors of the earth quake were experienced during the session inspite of which the enthusiasm of delegates let the session to move.
The Third was CME Infertility Update 2015 on 22nd March, 2015 at SRMS Institute of Medical Sciences , Bareilly. Attended by 150 gynecologists. Organized by IFS UP Chapter in association & Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology SRMS Institute of Medical Sciences, Bareilly.
The Second was Webnair Hope of Profertility on 21st March, 2015 at Hotel Landmark , Kanpur attended by 74 senior gynecologists of the city. Organized by IFS UP Chapter in association & Kanpur Obst & Gynaec Society.
Under the guidance of Patron Dr. Chandrawati & Leadership of former Secretary Dr Madhu Loomba & present Secretary Dr Ritu Khanna & helping hand of Treasurer Dr Malvika Mishra a number of activities were energetically carried out by members of IFS UP Chapter with active participation by delegates.
The first was CME on Infertility Update 2015 was held on 01st Feb, 2015 at Hotel Landmark , Kanpur in association with Madhuraj advance infertility & IVF centre.
Inauguration was done by Dr Navneet Kumar – Dean Medical College, Kanpur.
The faculties were Dr Pankaj Talwar ,Dr Rashmi , Dr Sohani Verma , Dr Sudha Prasad , Dr Neena Malhotra , Dr R.K.Sharma , Dr Ritu Khanna , Dr Randhir Singh. This was followed by panel discussion on Trouble shooting in IUI.