|17th Royan International Twin Congress|
Royan International Twin Congress was held on August 31st to September 2nd, 2016. The 17th Congress on Reproductive Biomedicine and 12th Congress on Stem Cell Biology and Technology were held at Razi Conference hall with more than 2300 participants.
About 34 foreign researchers likewise the winners of 17th International Research Award were invited to this congress to have lectures and discuss about clinical approaches and basic researches on ovarian function disorders, repeat implantation failures, gametes and embryo screening and donation, nutrition and life style in infertility, male infertility and sperm biology, animal biotechnology, ethics and reproductive health, reproductive imaging: developing methods, tissue engineering in reproductive sciences, cryobiology and fertility preservation, regenerative medicine- novel discoveries, stem cell research in neurobiology- basics to applied science, engineering in regenerative medicine, stem cells research in developmental biology, commercialization in stem cell research, regenerative medicine and immunotherapy, and current advances in regenerative medicine.
From about 597 research abstracts received by Royan congress secretariat, the oral presenters and poster presenters were selected. The scientific manager of 17th congress of Reproductive Biomedicine and 12th Congress on Stem Cell Biology and Technology were Dr R Fathi and Dr M Vosough respectively. The executive manager of Royan Twin Congress was Dr A Shahverdi.
The 11th Nursing and Midwifery Seminar was held on August 31st and September 1st, alongside with Royan International Twin Congress at Razi Conference Hall. This seminar was carried in Farsi language and the scientific manager of the 11th Nursing and Midwifery Seminar was N Mirghavameddin.
Seven Pre-Congress Workshops were held beside the congress: Semen Analysis on August 28th, Flow Cytometry on August 20th and 28th, Isolation and Purification of Mesenchymal Stem Cells from Different Sources: Dental Palp and Adipose Tissue on August 29th, Cryobiology on August 29th, Assesment Before andA fter Embryo Transfer on August 30th, Endocrine Disorders in Infertility on August 30th, and Embryo Echocardiography on September 1st.