Achrafieh, Beirut , Lebanon
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Saturday December 17, 2022

Middle East Fertility Society

Saturday December 17, 2022

 Room: 1
08:30 - 10:00
CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 7: ReproductiveOutcomes
Chair(s):
08:30 O28 PGT-A: Which Patients Can Benefit from it?
Lucas Gianaroli (Italy)
08:50 O29 Novel Assays & Tools for Personalized Treatments in IVF
Matteo Alessandro Avella (Qatar)
09:10 O30 The Endometrial Microbiome is Associated with Reproductive Outcome in IVF Patients
Carlos Simon (Spain)
09:30 O31 Chronic Endometritis: A Challenging Diagnosis Worth the Challenge?
Dalia Khalifeh (UAE)
DISCUSSION

 

Room: 2
08:30 - 10:00
CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 8: Reproductive Medicine
08:30 O32 Using Adult Education Models to Improve Continuing Medical Education
Jared Robins (USA)
08:50 O33 Müllerian Anomalies: The New ASRM Classification and its Impact in Reproductive Medicine
Ricardo Loret de Mola (USA)
09:10 O34 Ovarian Rejuvenation: Science or Fiction?
Peramo-Moya Braulio (Mexico)
09:30 O35 The Novel Incorporation of Aromatase Inhibitor in Hormonal Replacement Therapy Cycles
Eman El Gindy (Egypt)
DISCUSSION

 

Room: 3
08:30 - 10:00
CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 9: Innovation in Reproductive Medicine
08:30 O36 Innovations in ART- Reflections and a Glance at the Future
Yacoub Khalaf (UK)
08:50 O37 Progestin Primed Ovarian Stimulation
Baris Ata (Turkey)
09:10 O38 Follitropin Delta for Ovarian Stimulation in Women Undergoing IVF/ICSI Treatment
Mohamed Youssef (Egypt)
09:30 O39 Tests Used in ART - Do they Always Add Value?
Yacoub Khalaf (UK)
DISCUSSION 

 

10:00 - 10:30 
Coffee Break

 

Room: 1
10:30- 11:30
Merck Symposium: From the lab to the clinic: Maximizing treatment outcomes
10:30 Science of personalizing ART
Barbara Lawrenz (UAE)
11:00 Making precision medicine a reality
Ibrahim Elkhatib (UAE)

 

Room: 1
11:30- 12:00
Lenus Symposium:
Late parenthood and what sperm has to do with miscarriages
Martin Imhof (Austria)

 

Room: 1
12:00 - 13:30
CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 10: Polycystic Ovary Disease
Chair(s):
12:00 O40 Latin-American Association of Reproductive Medicine [ALMER] Exchange Lecture:
Assisted Reproduction and the International Evidenced Based Guideline for the Assessment and Management of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
Ricardo Loret de Mola (USA)
12:20 O41 Ovarian Stimulation for ART in PCOS Patients
Fadi Sharara (USA)
12:40 O42 Achieving a Successful Pregnancy in Women with Obesity/PCOS
Abdallah Adra (Lebanon)
13:10 O43 New FIGO Classification of Ovulatory Disorders 2022
Abobakr Elnashar (Egypt)
DISCUSSION

 

Room: 2 
12:00 - 13:30
CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 11: Reproductive Medicine
12:00 O44 Management of Chronic Conditions to Improve Reproductive Outcome
Luciano Nardo (UK)
12:20 O45 Covid and Fertility
Ghina Ghazeeri (Lebanon)
12:40 O46 Is Male fertility Another Victim of the Deadly SAR Cov2 Virus Infection?
Yasmin Sajjad (UAE)
13:00 O47 Climate Change, Pollution and Fertility Outcomes
Samer Cheaib (UAE)
DISCUSSION

 

Room: 3
12:00 - 13:30
CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 12: Male Infertility
12:00 O48 Insights from the 6th Edition of the WHO Laboratory Manual for the Examination and Processing of Human Semen: A Urologist’s Perspective
Bassel Bachir (Qatar)
12:20 O49 The Molecular Mechanisms of Human Sperm Binding to the Zona Pellucida
Matteo Alessandro Avella (Qatar)
12:40 O50 Molecular Techniques in Male Infertility
Peramo-Moya Braulio (Mexico)
13:00 O51 The Role of the Urologist in the ICSI Era
Bassel Bachir (Qatar)
DISCUSSION

 

13:30 - 14:30 
Lunch Break

 

Room: 1
14:30 - 15:00
KEYNOTE LECTURE III: The ASRM Exchange lecture – O52
Chair(s):Johnny Awwad (Qatar)
Fertility Preservation Approach in Cancer Patients
Elizabeth Sarah Ginsburg (USA)

 

Room: 1
15:00 - 15:30
TED TALK 2– O53
Panel: Mohammad Aboulghar (Egypt), Johnny Awwad (Qatar), Yacoub Khalaf (UK), Ricardo Loret de Mola (USA).
The Management of Endometrioma in Reproductive Medicine

 

Room: 1
15:30 -16:30
CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 13: Reproductive Medicine
Chair(s):
15:30 O54 Progestins as an Alternative to GnRH Antagonist
Rafif Moussa (USA)
15:50 O55 Ovarian Stimulation in Clomiphene Citrate Resistant PCOS Women
Ebrahim Parsanezhad (Iran)
16:10 O56 The Psychology Behind a Successful IVF Treatment
Suleiman Ghunaim (Jordan)
DISCUSSION

 

Room 2
15:30 -16:30 
ORAL PRESENTATION SESSION 1: Assisted Reproductive Technology
15:30 O57 The Samir Abbas Award Paper:
Value of intrauterine platelet-rich concentrates in patients with intrauterine adhesions after hysteroscopy: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
Saeed Baradwan (KSA)
15:45 O58 The Samir Abbas Award Paper:
RS 2247911 polymorphism of GPRC6A gene and serum undercarboxylated‑osteocalcin are associated with testis function
Kenda Jawich (Syria)
16:00 O59 Follicle-stimulating hormone receptor polymorphisms in infertile men may differentially modulate fertilization rates after intracytoplasmic sperm injection: A prospective cohort study
Chadi Fakih (Lebanon)
16:15 O60 Psychological stress management during infertility treatment may influence luteal granulosa cells quality and early embryo morphokinetics: a randomized controlled trial
Georges Raad (Lebanon)

 

Room 3
15:30 -16:30 
ORAL PRESENTATION SESSION 2: Assisted Reproductive Technology
15:30 O61 The Use of a Three-dose GnRH Agonist Triggering Protocol to Improve Live Births in Hyper Responders Undergoing Fresh Embryo Transfer and Intensive Luteal Support: A Prospective Randomized Clinical Trial
Lina El Taha (Lebanon)
15:45 O62 Sex Hormone-binding Globulin Gene Variants and Its Level in Saudi Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Genetic Case-control Association Study
Eman Al humaidhi(KSA)
16:00 O63 Estimating rate of insulin resistance in PCOS infertile patients using HOMA-IR index in comparison with non-PCOS infertile women
Agzail Saad (Libya)
16:15 O64 Correlation Between LEPR Gene Variants and Clinical Findings of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Among Women of Arab Ethnicity
Maha Al Khaduri (Oman)

 

16:30 - 17:00 
Coffee Break

 

Room: 1
17:00 - 18:00 
ORAL PRESENTATION SESSION 3: Assisted Reproductive Technology
Chair(s):
17:00 O65 Impact of sperm morphonology from the actual inseminated samples on clinical pregnancy rate
Lamia Sayegh (UAE)
17:15 O66 The impact of immediate versus delayed frozen embryo transfer in high-responders.
Zakwan Khrait (UAE)
17:30 O67 Ovarian Rejuvenation with Autologous Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP) In Women with Low Ovarian Reserve and Poor Oocytes Quality Undergoing Fertility Treatment: A Non-randomized Interventional Study
Saad Al Shehri(KSA)
17:45 O68 Pronuclei appearance time – a useful tool for vitrification outcome
Nabil Saymé (Germany)
18:00 O69 The First UAE youngest girl fertility preservation
Sajida Perveen Detho (UAE)

 

Room: 2
17:00 - 18:00 
ORAL PRESENTATION SESSION 4: Assisted Reproductive Technology
17:00 O70 Transrectal oocyte aspiration for fertility preservation in single women: novel approach case series
Nagwan Ahmed Bahgat(UAE)
17:15 O71 Pregnancy after Successful re- transfer of aspirated embryo from lower uterine cavity
Lamia Ibrahim (UAE)
17:30 O72 Does Anti Mullerian Hormone (AMH) affect euploidy rates in different age groups
Yousef M Alhelou, (UAE)
17:45 O73 Pregnancy outcomes at maternal age 45 years and above
Uzma Awan (UAE)
18:00 O74 Improvement of VTE Risk Scoring Assessment through Computerization of Scoring System
Uzma Sharif (UAE)

 

Room: 3
17:00 - 18:00 
ORAL PRESENTATION SESSION 5: Assisted Reproductive Technology
17:00 O75 Empty follicle syndrome after GnRHa triggering
Ghazi Ibrahim (Jordan)
17:15 O76 EFRE survey of common Egyptian IVF centers practice and concordance with guidelines
Ashraf Abo Ali (Egypt)
17:30 O77 Is PGT-A screening superior in improving clinical pregnancy rate over five chromosomes screening in a fertile population?
Ruba Najjar (UAE)
17:45 O78 The impact of woman’s age and pregnancy success rates on the third day versus the fifth day embryo transfer following intracytoplasmic sperm injection
Amal Mohamed M. Elhaj(Libya)
 
18:20 
Meeting at Exhibit