Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis: The Who, the What, the Why and the How
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Roben's Suite, 29th Floor, Guy's Hospital, London, SE1 9RT
3 November 2017 - 04/11/2017
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust has offered preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) since 1997 and is one of the most successful in Europe, with more than 800 babies born free from genetic diseases following PGD for monegenic conditions or chromosome rearrangements.
'Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis: The Who, the What, the Why and the How' includes talks from Clinical Genetics, Reproductive Medicine, Embryology and Genetics Laboratories to share our multidisciplinary experience, followed by interactive workshops on complex issues.
This course is for those considering establishing a PGD service and/or who wish to broaden their experience. It will cover:
Benefits of a multidisciplinary approach
How to optimise reproductive care for PGD patients
How to deal with complex issues
How to implement a patient centred comprehensive pathway
Benefits of targeted testing
Understanding the facts and fiction of PGS
Trophectoderm biopsy, vitrification and warmed embryo transfers for all
Guy's WISE approach
Further information, including how to book, can be found here.
An early bird discount applies if you book before Friday 30 June.