SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME
DAY I

Friday, 9th June 2017    
08:00 – 09:00Registration and welcome coffee
Galaxy Lecture HallAtlantis
Lecture Hall
09:00 – 09:05Opening wordsMarian Szamatowicz, 
Sławomir Wołczyński, 
Waldemar Kuczyński
Moderators: Marek Zygmunt, Waldemar Kuczyński
09:05 – 09:30Legislative regulations and limitations of IVF
treatment in Europe, an ESHRE point of view
– plenary lecture
Kersti Lundin,
Chair of ESHRE,
Sweden
09:30 – 09:40What is our Cluster program about? A brief
introduction
Nafis Rahman, 
Sławomir Wołczyński, 
Waldemar Kuczyński
09:40 – 12:40Session 1 - Optimization of ovarian
stimulations 
Moderators: Mirosław Wielgoś, Stanisław Radowicki,
Mariusz Zimmer
09:40 – 10:00The impact of ovum aspiration on oocyte quality

Lecture scientifically supported by
Francesco Comodo,
Italy
10:00 – 10:20Poor response management

Lecture scientifically supported by
Georg Griesinger,
Germany
10:20 – 10:40Patient-specific controlled ovarian hyper stimulation: Safety while Maximizing the Results

Lecture scientifically supported by
Raoul Orvieto,
Israel
10:40 – 11:00Should there be individualized protocols
or adaptation of protocol methodologies?

Lecture scientifically supported by
Ernesto Bosch,
Spain
11:00 – 11:20Biosimilar FSH preparations - are
they identical twins or just siblings?

Lecture scientifically supported by

Raoul Orvieto,
Israel
11:20 – 11:40Coffee break
Moderators: Michał Radwan, Piotr Lewandowski, Lechosław Putowski
11:40 – 12:00Luteal phase support

Lecture scientifically supported by
Grzegorz Jakiel, PolandWhen nature meets innovation:
qualitative tools for ART programmes
Parallel Satelite Session
11:40 - 12:40


Lectures scientifically
supported by
12:00 – 12:20Place of different types of gonadotropins
in reproductive medicine – Belfast experience.

Lecture scientifically supported by
Tommy Tang
12:20 – 12:40Impact of gonadotropin type on progesterone
elevation during ovarian stimulation in GnRH
antagonist cycles

Lecture scientifically supported by
Barbara Lawrenz,
UAE
12:40 – 13:40Session 2 - Innovation and commercialization
on a scientific perspectives
Moderators: Krzysztof Łukaszuk, Roman Smolarczyk
12:40 – 13:00The treatment of breast cancer with estrogensHerjan Coelingh Bennink,
The Netherlands
13:00 – 13:20Deep sequencing of the embryo – is it worth?Anil Biricik,
Italy
Meet the Expert
Parallel Satelite Session
13:00 - 14:00


Lectures scientifically
supported by
13:20 – 13:40Endometrial scratching vs. molecular diagnostics
and personalized ET
Xavier Santamaria Costa,
Spain
13:40 – 15:00Lunch break
15:00 – 18:00Session 3 - Andrological aspects
of infertility
Young Scientists Oral
Communications Session
Programme


Session scientifically
supported by
Moderators: Piotr Jędrzejczak, Grzegorz Jakiel
15:00 – 15:20Can Zika virus infection endanger male fertility?Xiangdong Li,
China
15:20 – 15:40Modifiable and non-modifiable risk factors for
poor semen quality?
Allan Pacey,
UK
15:40 – 16:00Sperm retrieval with m-TESE in men with
non-obstrucive azoospermia
Antti Perheentupa,
Finland
16:00 – 16:20Treatment of male infertility with recombinant FSH

Lecture scientifically supported by
Manuela Simoni,
Italy
16:20 – 16:40Coffee break
Moderators: Stanisław Horak, Maciej Kurpisz, Lechosław Putowski
16:40 – 17:00Causes and clinical consequences of sperm DNA
fragmentation
Monica Muratori,
Italy
17:00 – 17:20EDCs and male reproductive healthJorma Toppari,
Finland
17:20 – 17:40Diagnostic value of sperm tests: emphasis on
semen analysis and sperm DNA integrity tests
Lars Björndahl,
Sweden
20:00 – 21:00Paweł Gusnar & Agnieszka Przemyk-Bryła
Perfomance
21:00 – 24:00Gala Dinner

DAY II

Saturday, 10th June 2017    
08:30 – 09:00Morning coffee
Galaxy Lecture HallAtlantis Lecture Hall
09:00 – 11:00Session 4 - Genetic aspects of infertility and PCOS
Moderators: Irina Kowalska, Robert Spaczyński, Beata Banaszewska
09:00 – 09:20Is PCOS a metabolic risk?Laure C. Morin-Papunen,
Finland
09:20 – 09:40Endocrine disruptors and food toxins on polycystic ovary syndrome: Their influence in pathophysiology and managementEvanthia Diamanti-Kandarakis,
Greece
09:40 – 10:00Role of Vit D3 on genetic functions of the gonads and in PCOSMarie-Laure Kottler,
France
10:00 – 10:20Genetic aspects of infertilityMicheline Misrahi, FranceThe impact of ovum aspiration
on oocyte quality
Parallel Satelite Workshop
10:00 - 11:00


Workshop scientifically
supported by
10:20 – 10:40Replacing IUI with IVF for initial treatment of
unexplained infertility
Fulco Van Der Veen,
The Netherlands
10:40 – 11:00Optimal ovulation induction protocols in PCOSLeszek Pawelczyk,
Poland
11:00 – 11:20Coffee break
11:20 – 13:40Session 5 - Embryology
Moderators: Katarzyna Kozioł, Joanna Liss, Jacek Modliński, Anna Ajduk
11:20 – 11:40Standardization of embryo morphology scoring and viability markerKersti Lundin, Chair of ESHRE,
Sweden
11:40 – 12:00Adjuncts in IVF – the need for evidence based medicineJoyce Harper,
UK
12:00 – 12:20Is oxygen needed during embryo culture?Borut Kovačič,
Slovenia
12:20 – 12:40Best stage for biopsy and new perspectives for PGD/PGS (or comprehensive chromosomal screening)

Lecture scientifically supported by
Tanya Milachich,
Bulgaria
12:40 – 13:00How to proceed with an infertile couple diagnosis – state of the art 2017 recommendationsRafal Kurzawa,
Poland
13:00 – 13:20Recurrent pregnancy loss and hCG? Is there still hope for hCG?Howard Carp,
Israel
13:20 – 14:00Session 6 - Oncofertility
Moderators: Mariusz Bidziński, Robert Jach, Artur Jakimiuk
13:20 – 13:40Protection of ovarian fertility reserve in oncologic patientsNathalie Chabbert-Buffet,
France
13:40 – 14:00Oncofertility in Canada: fertility preservation and current protocolsHananel E. Holzer,
Canada
14:00 – 14:40Session 7 - Surgical aspects in infertility treatment
Moderators: Paweł Kamiński, Jacek Szamatowicz
14:00 – 14:20Management of deep endometriosis related infertilityPietro Santulli,
France
14:20 – 14:40Alternative to surgery in endometriosis related infertilityJean Marc Mayenga,
France
14:40 – 15:00Thanking wordsNafis Rahman,
Marian Szamatowicz,
Sławomir Wołczyński,
Waldemar Kuczyński
15:00 – 16:00Lunch