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NFS & BFS 3rd joint Webinar on 22 March, 2021

Dear BFS Members,

We kindly invite You to the 3rd Nordic Fertility Society and Baltic Fertility Society joint webinar CHALLENGES IN DONOR TREATMENT.

Date: March 22nd, 2021
Time: 15:00–16:30 (Swedish time; CET; UTC+01:00)
The webinar is intended for Embryologists, Biologists, Laboratory Technicians, Nurses and other Specialists in IVF, Infertility Specialists.
Certificate of Attendance will NOT BE ISSUED.
Admission to the Webinar is FREE OF CHARGE.
Official language – English.

14:45–15:00     Attendees Joining the Webinar
15:00–15:05     Welcome Speech
Moderator: Marjut Otala
15:05–15:25     Differences in Nordic fertility regulations in preparing the new fertility law in Norway. Liv Bente Romundstad MD, PhD
15:25–15:45     Recipients of donor gametes – outcomes and challenges. Docent Viveca Söderström-Anttila
15:45–16:05     The ethics of preconception genetic screening. Professor Guido de Wert
16:05–16:30     Panel Discussion

More information and registration: Click HERE


Some presentations from former conference “Novel Avenues in ART” available

 “Novel Avenues in ART”

2nd annual meeting of Baltic Fertility Society

13th September 2014, Vilnius, Lithuania

Scientific program and agenda

9:00 – 9:10 Chairman’s welcome
9:10 – 9:45 Fertility preservation by cryopreservation of ovarian tissue. Prof. Claus Yding Andersen, Denmark
9:45 – 10:05 Disturbances of female reproductive system in survivors of childhood  cance. Assoc. Prof. Žana Bumbuliene, Lithuania
10:05 – 10:25 The clinical aspects of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome. Assoc. Prof. Egle Drejeriene MD, PhD, Lithuania
10:25 – 10:45 Follicular biomarkers in IVF. Agne Velthut-Meikas, Estonia
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee break and Exhibition
11:15 – 11:35 Merck Serono – leader in the treatment of infertility. Merck Serono, Baltic’s
11:35 – 11:55 Genomics of oocyte and embryo-endometrium interaction at implantation. Prof. Andres Salumets, Estonia
11:55 – 12:15 How to optimize embryo implantation?Violeta Fodina MD, Latvia
12:15 – 12:35 Improving implantation by selecting embryos using EmbryoScope. Evija Primane, Latvia
12:35 – 14:00 Lunch and Exhibition
14:00 – 14:20 TBC, Lithuania
14:20 – 14:40 Health of IVF children. Kai Haldre MD, PhD, Estonia
14:40 – 15:00 Semen analysis in 21 century reproductive medicine. Prof. Birute Zilaitiene, Lithuania
15:00 – 15:20 New look in male infertility treatment in Latvia. Sergey Bogolyubov, Endocrinological Research Centrer, Moscow; Tver State Medical Academy, Russia; Valeria Godunova MD, Latvia
15:20 – 15:50 Coffee break and Exhibition
15:50 – 16:20 Implementation of iPSC technology in producing patient-specific gametes – how close are we? Prof. Dusco Ilic, MD, PhD, UK
16:20 – 16:50 Congenital Malformations in Children Born after ART including Imprinted Gene Defects. Prof. Dov Feldberg, Israel
16:50 – 17:35 60 years of Gonadotropins – what did we learn?  Prof. Bruno Lunenfeld, Israel
17:35 – 18:00 Closing remarks
18:30 – 22:00 Conference Dinner