Academic Roundtable Luncheon – Thursday, May 16, 2019
12:15 p.m.-1:40 p.m., Armstrong Ballroom
Preliminary List of Academic Roundtables (as of 3/18/19)
Air Quality in IVF Laboratories
By David L. Hill, Ph.D., HCLD/ELD/CC(ABB)
ART Lab Career Planning, Skill Set and Trends
By T. Arthur Chang, Ph.D., HCLD/CC/ELD(ABB)
Artificial Intelligence in IVF
By Salu Ribeiro, M.Sc., TS(ABB), ELS/ALS(AAB)
Career Development for ART Lab Professionals: How to Skyrocket Your Career
By Liesl Nel-Themaat, Ph.D., HCLD/TS(ABB)
Embryo Grading: Will there ever be a universal system?
By Elizabeth Holmes, M.Sc., TS(ABB)
Gene Editing in the Human Embryo (sponsored by AAB Proficiency Testing Service )
By Nathan R. Treff, Ph.D., HCLD/TS(ABB)
Improving Egg Vitrification – Lessons from Commercial Egg Banks
By Kimball O. Pomeroy, Ph.D., HCLD(ABB)
Management in the Mini IVF Laboratory
By Lizeth Barrientos, D.Sc.
Mosaic Embryos in a World That Prefers Black and White
By Gary Harton, Ph.D
Pros and Cons of Invo Cell Intravaginal Culture
By Anthony Anderson, D.H.Sc., ELD(ABB)
Sperm DNA Fragmentation as Related to Pregnancy Outcomes
By Don Evenson, Ph.D., HCLD/ALD/CC(ABB)
Optimizing Your Microscope in the IVF Lab
By Shaun Kelly, ELD(ABB)
Utilizing the InvoCell Device
By Lisa J. Ray, M.Sc., ELD/TS(ABB)
Sponsor Roundtable Luncheon – Friday, May 17, 2019
12:15 p.m.-1:45 p.m., Armstrong Ballroom
Preliminary List of Sponsor Roundtables (as of 3/18/19)
Are Vitrified Donor Eggs the New Standard for Egg Donation?
By Cryos International USA
Clinical Results and Automated Technology - What Really Helps?
By Hamilton Thorne
Developments in PGT: Mosaicism and Polygenic Disorders
By Genomic Prediction
Guidelines for the Safe Handling and Use of Liquid Nitrogen in the Reproductive Laboratory
By Cryogenics Safety Solutions
Is Spent Media the Future of PGT-A?
Novel Modeling of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in Cell Culture Media, Embryos and Their Mechanisms in Cytotoxicity
By LifeAire Systems
Optimizing Outcomes with PGT, Differences Between Platforms and Factors to Consider when Choosing a Provider
By Ovation Fertility
Time Lapse and PGT-A: Friends or Foes
By Vitrolife Inc.