2.750,00 

December 2nd to 4th, 2020

Three days group course to discover new approaches on your daily techniques.

This course with a maximum of six people guarantees a unique environment and highly technological laboratory with the most modern and exclusive equipment in the market available for training.

SKU: TRN-GR-003 Category:

Description

Upgrade in IVF techniques

 

Discover new approaches on your daily techniques

Aims and Goals of the Course:

Have an overview of an IVF cycle, going through the whole process, focusing on the main techniques and emphasizing important theoretical aspects. Understand fundamental principles of quality control, set-up management and work organization in an IVF lab. Have and intensive hands-on sessions in ICSI&IMSI, embryo and blastocyst vitrification & warming, assisted hatching and embryo transfer from the lab`s perspective. An opportunity to step back and take a time to deepen into the upgrade knowledge in our routine techniques and discover how to improve results just with few important tips and tricks.

Scientific Program:

Theoretical Sessions (30-45 min duration):

  • “Updating the parameters needed to ensure a stable culture system” by Gloria Calderón
  • “Advises and recommendations on oocyte and embryo vitrification and warming” by Ivette Vanrell
  • “ Troubleshooting: Discussions on dogmas, myths, adversities in the IVF lab routine” by Gloria Calderón

Hands-On Sessions:

  • Oocyte and embryo handling using different types of pipetting devices
  • ICSI: oocyte membrane breaking by pressure
  • Vitrification and warming of blastocysts
  • Management of warmed embryos: Assisted hatching
  • Embryo Transfer from the lab perspective
  • How to handle a stable culture system
  • Temperature measurements
  • Disposables out-gassing
  • Handle of media and oil: aliquoting, storage, preparation of dishes (the overlaid and underlaid methods) for gamete and embryo manipulation and culture
  • Aseptic techniques for handling media, disposables, gametes and embryos

Team of embryologists providing the training:
Gloria Calderón, PhD; Nuno Costa-Borges, PhD; Enric Mestres, MSc; Ivette Vanrell, MSc; María García, MSc and Mònica Acacio, MSc.

Certificate of attendance will be awarded to participants completing the workshop for a total of 24 hours

Dates: December 2nd to 4th 2020 (from 10 h a.m. – 6 h p.m.)

Prices:  2750 Euros (+ VAT if applicable) for a three days course

Location:
Embryotools’ Laboratories
Avenida Doctor Marañón, 8
Parc Científic de Barcelona
08028 Barcelona, Spain

Sponsored by ASEBIR.

General information

Workshop location

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Embryotools S.L. 41.381236, 2.116885

We are next to the Barcelona Football Stadium

Parc Científic de Barcelona
Av. Doctor Marañon 8
08028 Barcelona (Spain)
Phone: + 34 934 497 198

Hotels

There are several hotel options to stay in Barcelona.

To help you on finding the best option for you, here you have a list of hotels near our facilities.

The NH hotels and Madanis hotel offers a special discount to our trainees. Ask for it!

Hotel Madanis Barcelona

Description 4 stars hotel GL
Address  Riera Blanca, 10 – 08903 – Barcelona
Distance to Embryotools 10 min walking
Information and booking  https://www.hotelmadanis.com/
Phone  (+34) 934 470 006

Hotel NH Barcelona Stadium

Description 4 stars hotel GL
Address Travessera de les Corts, 150-152, 08028 Barcelona
Distance to Embryotools 10 min walking
Information and booking http://www.nh-hoteles.es/hotel/nh-barcelona-stadium
Phone (+34) 933 399 050

Hotel NH Collection Barcelona Constanza

Description 4 stars hotel
Address Avenida Diagonal 555

08028 Barcelona

Distance to Embryotools 15 min in tram or 25 min walking
Information and booking http://www.nh-hotels.com/hotel/nh-collection-barcelona-constanza
Phone (+34) 932 811 500

Hotel Catalonia Rigoletto

Description 5 stars hotel
Address Carrer Sabino de Arana, 22 – 24,

08028 Barcelona

Distance to Embryotools 12 min walking
Information and booking http://www.hoteles-catalonia.com

Transportation

Barcelona is a friendly city for tourists easy to go around. You can find information on how to move around in these two web sites:

https://www.welcomepickups.com/barcelona/airport-to-city/

https://www.barcelonaturisme.com/wv3/en/

The closest public transport stops to arrive to Embryotools are the following:

Bus:

  • V1 Mini Estadi – FC Barcelona
  • H8 Les Corts- Arizala
  • 113 Mini Estadi Palau Blaugrana
  • 101 Fútbol Club Barcelona
  • 113, 33, 67, 7, 75, H6 Palau Reial

Metro:

  • Green Line- L3- Palau Reial
  • Blue Line- L5- Collblanc
  • Orange Line- L9- Zona Universitaria (from airport)

Tram:

  • All lines- Av Xile

Taxi:

  • You can also book a taxi through Whatsapp at the number: +34 675613072.  Please specify that you are coming to an Embryotools course and the flight number information. A friendly Embryotools taxi driver will pick you up at the airport to take you to hotel or to our facilities.

Language

Classes can be conducted in English, Spanish, French or Portuguese.

For other languages, translation services can be arranged.

Clothing

Informal for all occasions. We will provide with special clothing and clogs to work inside the lab. If you need a special size, please let us know.

Visas

Some participants may require a visa in order to enter Spain.

Please check the following link in english or spanish where you can download a Welcome letter. You can fill it in and send it back to us so that we can sign it and return it to you to present it to the Spanish embassy in your country.

Lunch break

Lunch break time is flexible to the lab’s needs. The lunch is included in the price of the course, you will join the Embryotools team during the lunch break at the Scientific Park’s restaurant where a fast line menu with different options is available.