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 Department of Embryology hold three kinds of educational activities:

1. Human Embryology:
    a. Semen analysis & IUI,
    b. IVF,
    c. ICSI,
    d. Embryo & Gamete Freezing.

2. Experimental Embryology
    a. Mouse IVF & IVM
    b. Mouse cell culture, co-culture and embryo transfer
    c. Mouseembryo freezing

3. Education for Iranian individual or Institutes:
This department also can send an expert group for setting and education of the new institutes and help them for running and building their embryology lab. For this part, please kindly contact us and state your request.

Semen Analysis & IUI                                                                                      Code: EM01

Course length: 2 months, six days a week, full time
Type of the Course: Short term
Eligibility:
M. Sc. in Anatomy, Biology (all minors), Medical Laboratory, Biochemistry, and Medical Basic Science Especialists.

Subjects:
1. Histology of male reproductive system
2. Semen Analysis
3. Semen Processing (swim up, Percoll)
4. Anti-sperm Antibody test
5. Sperm Functional Test
6. Introduction of MESA, PESA and TESE
 
Application:
1. Download the application form and email or Fax after filling it.
2. Send a copy of the last academic certificate & CV by Email or Fax
3. The course certificate will be given after candidate passes the final exam    
Application Form
 
In Vitro Fertilization                                                                                        Code: EM02

Course length: 3 months, six days a week, full time
Type of the Course: Short term
Eligibility:
1. M. Sc. in Anatomy, Biology (all minors), Medical Laboratory, Biochemistry, and Medical Basic Science Specialists, and Ph.D. students.
2. Expert in Semen Analysis

Subjects:
1. History of ART
2. Histophysiology of male reproductive system.
3. Histophysiology of female reproductive system.
4. Ovarian Stimulating Protocols
5. Oocyte Retrival
6. Embryo Culture and embryo Transfer
7. Fertilization
8. Quality control in IVF lab (By culture of mouse embryo).
 
 Application:
1. Download the application form and email or fax after filling it.
2. Send a copy of the last academic certificate & CV by Email or Fax
3. The course certificate will be given after candidate passes the final exam    

Application Form
 
Microinjection (ICSI)                                                                                          Code: EM03

Course length: 4 months, six days a week, full time
Type of the Course: Short term
Eligibility:
1. M. Sc. in Anatomy, Biology (all minors), Medical Laboratory, Biochemistry, and Medical Basic Science Especialists or Ph.D. students
2. Expert in semen analysis and IVF.

Subjects:
1. History of ICSI
2. Preparation of Injecting and holding pipettes.
3. Preparation of Culture Media needed for ICSI.
4. Injection procedure, oocyte retrieval and egg dissection.
5. Injection of sperm prepared by PESA and TESE.
6. Trouble shooting of Microinjection procedure.
 
 Application:
1. Download the application form and email or fax after filling it.
2. Send a copy of the last academic certificate & CV by Email or Fax
3. The course certificate will be given after candidate passes the final exam    

Application Form
 
Gamete & Embryo-freezing                                                                               Code: EM04

Course length: 2 months, six days a week, full time
Type of the Course: Short term
Eligibility:
1. M. Sc. in Anatomy, Biology (all minors), Medical Laboratory, Biochemistry, and Medical Basic Science Especialists or Ph.D. students
2. Expert in IVF & ICSI

Subjects:
1. History of freezing.
2. Base of Freezing.
3. Different freezing procedures (slow, rapid,  ultrarapid and  vitrification).
4. Freezing and thawing of the mammalian embryos.
5. Freezing and thawing of the mammalian sperm.
6. Effective factors in freezing. 
7. Development of frozen-thawed embryos in vitro.
 
 Application:
1. Download the application form and email or fax after filling it
2. Send a copy of the last academic certificate & CV by Email or Fax
3. The course certificate will be given after candidate passes the final exam    

Application Form
 
IVF, IVM & Embryo Freezing in Mice                                                                Code: EMX01

Course length: 6 months, six days a week, full time
Type of the Course: Short term
Eligibility:
1. B.Sc. or M. Sc. in Anatomy, Biology (all minors), Medical Laboratory, Biochemistry, and Medical Basic Science specialists and medical doctors.
2. Succeed in interview.

Subjects:
1. Histophysiology of mouse reproductive system
2. IVF in mouse
3. Folliculogenesis and In-Vitro maturation of Mouse oocyte (Theory and practical)
4. Preparation of Culture media
5. Quality control of the IVF Lab
6. Blastomere counting
7. Freezing and thawing of mouse embryos (vitrification )
 
Application:
1. Download the application form and email or fax after filling it.
2. Send a copy of the last academic certificate & CV by Email or Fax
3. The course certificate will be given after candidate passes the final exam    

Application Form
 
Cell culture, co-culture and ET                                                                         Code: EMX02

Course length: 4 months, six days a week, full time
Type of the Course: Short term
Eligibility:
1. B.Sc. or M. Sc. in Anatomy, Biology (all minors), Medical Laboratory, Biochemistry, and Medical Basic Science Especialists and medical doctors.
2. Passing the Course: IVF & IVM in mice (code: EMX01)

Subjects:
1. Somatic cell culture
2. Cell Monolyer preparation
3. Co-culture of embryo with somatic cell
4. Implantation (theory)
5. Embryo Transfer
6. Blastomere counting
 
Application:
1. Download the application form and email or fax after filling it.
2. Send a copy of the last academic certificate & CV by Email or Fax
3. The course certificate will be given after candidate passes the final exam
 

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