Online course in Embryo Quality Improvement

AREA: Reproduction



STUDENTS: 2/20 (10%)

DATES: 19/05/2020 – 09/06/2020


CENTER: IVI Global Education


19/05/2020 – 09/06/2020


20 theoretical




330 €

This course is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).Once course is completed you will be awarded with 20 ECMEC´s credits. More information in FAQ´s.

Intended for

Graduates in Biomedical and Health Sciences.
Students and Professionals in Biology, Medicine, Pharmacy, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Veterinary Medicine, Nursing, Laboratory Technicians and related areas.


The aim of this course is translating the widest knowledge in the ongoing potential of human embryos and considering how they reflect the features of the gametes that originated them, as well as the external conditions that may modify or attenuate their ongoing capacity.

Important information: To complete the course, you must use the browsers Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer 11 (with the exception of Microsoft Edge) on a computer with Windows Operating System (7, 8 or 10). The platform should not be accessed through mobile devices and / or tablets, regardless of the Operating System.


1. Embryo health: morphological indicators of embryo quality
2. Embryo health: non-morphological indicators of embryo quality3.
3. Embryo health: Respirometry
4. Intrinsic factors affecting embryo quality: infertility causes
5. Intrinsic factors affecting embryo quality: effect of the spermatozoon
6. Intrinsic factors affecting embryo quality: effect of the oocyte
7. Extrinsic factors affecting embryo quality: response to ovarian stimulation
8. Extrinsic factors affecting embryo quality: ex vivo culture conditions
9. Effect of oxygen tension on embryo quality and livebirth rate
10. Improvement strategies of embryo quality: nuclear and cytoplasmic transfer
11. Mitochondrial content during the preimplantation development and its relationship with embryo quality
12. Improvement strategies of embryo quality: assisted hatching and aspiration of fragments


Mª José De los Santos Molina

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