RELAZIONI A CONGRESSI SCIENTIFICI
259. La reproduction après 40 ans “Le diagnostic génétique de l’embryon permet-il d’améliorer le taux de grossesse ?”, Paris 23 mars 2018 258. XXXIII Convegno di Medicina della Riproduzione “Denatalità e riproduzione: traiettorie convergenti”, Abano 23-24 febbraio 2018 257. 25th COGI Congress “Time lapse to optimize embryo culture: First step towards automation in IVF”, Vienna 1-2 december 2017 256. 360° in ART: “Automation in Cryopreservation, today and tomorrow” Amsterdam 23-24 November 2017 255. XX Congresso Nazionale SIGU “Biopsia e crioconservazione embrionaria” Napoli 15-18 Novembre 2017 254. New insights into gnds: the right question leads to the right answer “Back to nature”, is this our dream?” Invited speaker Rome 10th November 2017 253. BLEFCO Annual Meeting « Preimplantation Genetic Screening: Clinical Embryology and evidences based medicine » Invited speaker, November the 8th 2017 Paris 252. 92° Congresso Nazionale SIGO e sue società federate AOGOI e AGUI “Tecniche e timing della biopsia embrionaria.” Invited speaker Roma 8 -11 ottobre 2017 251. baby Symposium “Motivi del fallimento nella fecondazione” Invited speaker Napoli 5-7 ottobre 2017 250. Cornell University Invited Lecture: Oocyte, embryo and blastocyst vitrification: a revolution in ART. New York April 2017 249. ESHRE Annual Meeting “Debate – “Should we perform PGS on all patients?” Invited speaker, 2-5 July 2017 Geneva 248. ESHRE Annual Meeting “Can automation guarantee the standardization of cryopreservation??” Invited speaker, 2-5 July 2017 Geneva, Svizzera 247. 17° Congresso Nazionale AGEO ambiente e salute della donna “Valutazione della qualità ovocitaria ed embrionaria in PMA”Napoli, 21 - 22 Giugno 2017 246. XII meeting del gruppo triveneto di medicina della riproduzione: la medicina della riproduzione: uno sguardo oltre l’infertilità “PGD: l’opinione dell’esperto” Oderzo 9 Giugno 2017 245. Congresso Nazionale SIFES e MR “L’integrazione clinico-laboratoristica nell’analisi di risultato: le criticità” Invited Lecture Riccione 25-26 Maggio 2017 244. Focus On: dai LEA alla PMA eterologa “Nuovi indicatori di qualità ovocitaria ed embrionale”Roma 6 maggio 2017 243. 16th International Symposium on Preimplantation Genetics. PGDIS “How to improve clinical outcome in PGD-A: Laboratory conditions/biopsy strategies” Invited Lecture: Valencia, 27-29 March 2017 242. Abano XXXII: Fertilità e Natalità “Dai gameti all’embrione: un percorso non ancora definite” Invited speaker 23-25 febbraio 2017 241. Reproductive-regenerative Medicine organised by the Medical School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and in the 1st Department of Obstetrics/Gynaecology “PGS”Athens 7-8 February 2017. 240. DGRM “Microenvironments In The Ivf Lab”Invited speaker Dusseldorf 14th January 2017 239. ECHANGES SAMPIL INTERNATIONAUX “Tout ce qui est possible en congélation d’ovocytes et transfert décalé” Paris 13 december 2016 238. 2nd KED symposium “Vitrification, as becoming the key procedure in IVF Lab: Is 100% survival a reality?” Invited speaker Istanbul 1 december 2016 237. La Prevenzione del rischio clinica nella medicina della riproduzione umana “FMECA nella fecondazione in vitro”Firenze 17-18 novembre 2016 236. COGI 2016 – The 24th World Congress on Controversies in Obstetrics Gynecology and Infertility “How to improve embryo quality in the IVF lab”November 10-13, 2016 Amsterdam 235. COGI 2016 – The 24th World Congress on Controversies in Obstetrics Gynecology and Infertility “Selecting the right sperm for ICSI”November 10-13, 2016 Amsterdam 234. SMART Masterclass: optimisation “Optimising embryo culture conditions” Invited speaker London 3rd November 2016 233. SMART Masterclass: optimisation “How to choose the best eggs” Invited speaker London 3rd November 2016 232. Fallimento di impianto embrionale ed aborto “Infezioni ed efficienza riproduttiva in vitro ed in vivo. I trattamenti quando e come”, 11 Ottobre 2016 – Roma 231. X giornate di andrologia e medicina della riproduzione“Dialogo Embrione Endometrio: possibile ruolo dei miRNA”, Sabaudia 6-7 ottobre 2016 230. 9.baby Symposium“Requisiti minimi per il laboratorio di PMA”Invited speaker. Rome 30 september 2016 229. 4° Training course in reproductive medicine Humanitas: Reproduction Reloaded “Because frozen is better”, Milano 23-24 settembre 2016 228. MSD 2016 European Fertility Scientific Symposium “Incubator / Morphokinetics”, 16 – 17 September 2016, Barcelona, Spain 227. MSD 2016 European Fertility Scientific Symposium “Genetics screening”16 – 17 September 2016, Barcelona, Spain 226. La riproduzione umana: un cantiere in movimento “SCREENING GENETICO PRE-IMPIANTO”8-9 settembre 2016 Sala Convegni Ospedale “F. Miulli” Acquaviva delle Fonti (BA) 225. VIII Workshop: Procreazione medicalmente assistita: 25 anni di attività “Vecchio Continente e Nuovo Continente: dati PMA a confronto”Bari 8-9 luglio 2016 224. EXCEMED Pre-Eshre advanced course in embryology: IVF today, is it possible to further improve the clinical outcomes? “Effect of laboratory and culture system on biological outcomes” Invited Lecture 2 July 2016 – Helsinky, Finland 223. Assisted Reproductive Technologies - real art. Technologies, innovations, unique experience " Techniques proposed to improve embryo selection - do they work?”21th May, 2016 in the House of Scientists, Lviv, Ukraine 222. Corso Teorico-Pratico CRYOLAB: Criobiologia: aspetti applicativi nella ricerca biomedica“Il Ruolo della criobiologia in un Centro di Procreazione Medicalmente Assistita” Roma, 17 e 18 maggio 2016 221. 2° SIA-SIERR Corso pratico-interattivo con video-proiezioni Fattore maschile e PMA: l’Andrologo si rivolge al Biologo “Tecniche chirurgiche e microchirurgiche nella gestione del paziente azoospermico e ricerca degli spermatozoi in laboratorio”Roma, 14 Maggio 2016 220. XI meeting del gruppo triveneto di medicina della riproduzione: un calcio all’infertilità “Valore predittivo dell’ERA Test e della morfologia embrionaria” Verona, 17 giugno 2016 219. Rome Fertility Forum: new perspectives in time to pregnancy “Laboratory impact on “time to pregnancy” Invited Lecture Rome 15-16 Aprile 2016 218. XIV Meeting of the Mediterranean Society for Reproductive Medicine MSRM: “Oocyte cryopreservation: eficiency and safty” Cesme, Izmir (Turkey) 217. XIV Meeting of the Mediterranean Society for Reproductive Medicine MSRM : “Should genetic testing be applied universally in IVF” Cesme, Izmir (Turkey) 216. Excellence in ART: “Oocyte and embryo vitrification: current status; obtimizing embryo biopsy (techniques and timing)”Invited Lecture. Cappadocia 29 Aprile 2016 215. Excellence in ART: “Optimizing embryo biopsy (techniques and timing)” Invited Lecture Cappadocia 29 Aprile 2016 214. Dalla Coppia Infertile Al Bambino In Braccio “Screening genetico pre-impianto: tecnologie, strategie e valore clinico”Padova, 22 Aprile 2016 213. Thirty Years of IVF in Egypt “New advances in vitrification” Luxor 17 – 18 March 2016 212. Thirty Years of IVF in Egypt “Human embryo assessment today” Luxor 17 – 18 March 2016 211. Symposium: Sharing European Practices in ART: overview and visions of future “Embryo culture: incubation, media system”Invited speaker, Paris12 march 2016 210. Strumenti per l’Analisi e Gestione del Rischio nel Processo di PMA invited speaker “Presentazione Esperienza FMEA del centro Genera Valle Giulia – Roma “, 8-9 marzo 2016, Roma 209. XXXI Convegno di Medicina della Riproduzione: le nuove conoscenze e i nuovi limiti“Nuove strategie dell’embriologo per la caratterizzazione e la cura dell’ovocita e dell’embrione”Abano 26-27 febbraio 2016 208. UIT 2016 ‘Techniques proposed to improve embryo selection – do they work?' Invited Lecture 26-28 January, Lisbon 207. Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) e Non Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT): Nuove frontiere in diagnosi prenatale“Biopsia embrionaria: quando e come?” Padova 18-19 gennaio 2016 206. REUNION MSD France « Screening Genetic » Paris,14 janvier 2016 205. VIII Congresso ASEBIR “Oocyte dimorphisms in IVF” San Sebastian november 2015 204. Imaging nella Medicina della Riproduzione “Biomarkers non invasivi per la selezione embrionale”Bari 4-5 dicembre 2015 203. BSRM Belgium Society for Reproductive Medicine “PGS reinvented”Debate, Belgium, 13-14 November 2015 202. ASRM 2015: Steering Reproductive Medicine to the forefront of global public health “What Made Oocyte Cryopreservation so Successful: Techniques and Technology.” Baltimore 17-21 October 2015 201. ESHRE pre-congress course at ASRM 2015: Steering Reproductive Medicine to the forefront of global public health “Oocyte cryopreservation: how to do it” Baltimore 17-21 October 2015 200. ESHRE pre-congress course at ASRM 2015: Steering Reproductive Medicine to the forefront of global public health “Fertility preservation for medical reasons: oocytes or embryos?” Baltimore 17-21 October 2015 199. Strumenti per l’Analisi e Gestione del Rischio nel Processo di PMA invited speaker “Presentazione Esperienza FMEA del centro Genera Valle Giulia – Roma “, 27-28 ottobre 2015, Roma 198. The first albanian international congress of human reproduction and andrology “Optimizing IVF Success in Advanced Maternal Age Population by Enhanced Embryo Selection Procedure”Tirana 9-10 October, 2015. 197. Research Instrument on Management Tools for Large & expanding ART clinics “Management of a group of clinics – standardising protocols, auditing, communication”London 8 October 2015 196. Research Instrument on Management Tools for Large & expanding ART clinics “Successful clinic marketing – patient concerns and our duty of care to our patients”London 8 October 2015 195. Metodologie e significato clinico dell’analisi del DNA spermatico: evidenze e controversie ““Evidenze cliniche del danno del DNA spermatico in PMA” Padova 15 ottobre 2015 194. SIERR – EDUCATIONAL Aggiornamenti in Biologia della Riproduzione: l’Ovocita Umano “La crioconservazione dell’oocita” Roma 29 settembre 2015 193. MSRM International Metting: how to increase success in IVF “Should PGS be offered to all IVF patients?” Creta 25-27 september 2015 192. 22nd World Congress on Controversies in Obstetrics , Gynecology and Infertility (COGI)“Recent advances and new frontiers in vitrification”Budapest, 17-19 settembre 2015 191. 22nd World Congress on Controversies in Obstetrics , Gynecology and Infertility (COGI) “Lab-technologies needed to maximize success” Budapest, 17-19 settembre 2015 190. 22nd World Congress on Controversies in Obstetrics , Gynecology and Infertility (COGI)“The new era of PGS” Budapest, 17-19 settembre 2015 189. Endometrio e infertilità “Dialogo embrione-endometrio” Ostuni 30 maggio 2015 188. EXCEMED: Annual meeting in reproductive medicine Genetics in ART “Optimizing embryo culture and cryopreservation”Madrid, Spain 22-23 May, 2015 187. RI workshop at ESHRE meeting “Failure mode and effects analysis of witnessing protocols for ensuring traceability during in vitro fertilization” Lisbon 14-17 June 2015 186. XIII Meeting of the Mediterranean Society for Reproductive Medicine “Biomarkers for non-invasive embryo selection”Lubiana (Slovenia)14-16 May 2015 185. XIII Meeting of the Mediterranean Society for Reproductive Medicine “How to design a study?”Lubiana (Slovenia)14-16 May 2015 184. VI International IVI Congress: Reproductive Medicine and Beyond “Nurturing and improving quality of oocytes in the IVF laboratory”Alicante 24 Aprile 2015 183. International Congress on “THe PeLvis as a MoTHer”: “Modern trends on vitrication program”Bari, 18 April 2015 182. Best of ESHRE and ASRM “Options for female fertility preservation: oocyte cryopreservation”New York 4-5 March 2015 181. XXX convegno medicina della riproduzione “L’embrione e l’impianto: dialogo di un processo obbligato” Abano 27-28 febbraio 2015 180. The New ERA of PGS Application In ART“Embryo selection for biopsy, morphological quality and developmental stage” Invited speaker. 13–14 February 2015 Rome 179. COP “Recent Advances and New Frontier in Vitrification” Invited Lecture 27th - 28th January 2015 Bruxelles 178. La paziente di difficile gestione in IVF “ Sistemi di coltura embrionale, embryoscope, witness e vitrificazione“ Invited Lecture Roma 19 dicembre 2014 177. Strumenti per l’Analisi e Gestione del Rischio nel Processo di PMA ”Esperienza FMECA del centro Genera Valle Giulia – Roma “ Invited Lecture Firenze 15-16 December 2014 176. IMAGING nella Medicina Riproduttiva “PGD/PGS” Invited Lecture Trani 11 december 2014 175. SIERR: Human Reproductive cell/tissue vitrification: tips and tricks for improving success and safety; adavced hands-on workshop “Clinical application and oocytes and embryo vitrification: Key Performances Idicators; IVF programme; banking for donation, fertility preservation, social freezing; strategies for PGD” Roma 13-14 november 2014 174. Preceptorship 2014. New insights in gonadotrophins signalling: a challenge for embryologists. Amalfi, 23-24 ottobre 2014 173. Focus on: Fecondazione eterologa e preservazione della fertilità “Il laboratorio per lavorare in sicurezza: il parere del biologo” Invited Lecture Firenze 25 october 2014 172. XI Corso di Medicina della Riproduzione e tecniche di Riproduzione Assistita “Crioconservazione di gameti ed embrioni: dalla criobiologia all’embriologia clinica” Invited Lecture Palermo 20-22 october 2014 171. TecnoBios Procreazione Symposium 2014 “Time-lapse” Invited Lecture Rome, 9-11 october 2014 170. VIII giornate pontine di andrologia e medicina della riproduzione:“miRNA e Riproduzione Umana” Invited Lecture Sabaudia 1-2 october 2014 169. La formazione delle corrette competenze in Medicina della Riproduzione “Il ruolo delle Società Scientifiche” Invited Lecture Napoli, 26-27 settembre 2014 168. Dodicesimo corso teorico pratico di PMA “Time-lapse” Invited Lecture Milan, 19 September 2014 167. Quale future per la fecondazione assistita in Italia dopo la sentenza n. 162/2014 della Corte Costituzionale? Invited Lecture Rome, 17th july 2014 166. ESHRE pre-congress course: The biology of aneuploidy in pre-implantation embryos and implications in PGD/PGS. Invited Lecture Munich, 29th June 2014 165. ‘Le DU’ de Cochin “Screening des aneuploidies dans l’ovocyte, le zygote et le blastocyst” Invited Lecture Parigi, 2 giugno 2014 164. Workshop Toxicants and reproduction “Interferenti endocrini e qualità genetica embrionale: l ruolo della diagnosi genetica preimpianto” Invited Lecture Catanzaro, 8/9 Aprile 2014 163. Merck Serono Fertility Forum “Living Innovation” “microRNA secretion profile analysis in blastocyst spent culture media: new perspectives for non-invasive embryo evaluation and implantation insights” Invited Lecture Roma,11-12 aprile 2014 162. Open meeting genevrier In FERTILITY “Vitrification” Invited Lecture Parigi, 4 aprile 2014 161. COGI World Congress “Selecting spermatozoa for ICSI: Does it make any difference?“ Invited Lecture Barcellona, 24-2 Aprile 2014 160. START – Il futuro in IVF “Nuove prospettive di applicazione clinica in laboratorio” Invited Lecture Bari, 14 marzo 2014 159. XXIX Convegno Medicina della Riproduzione “Definizione dell’embrione con il maggior potenziale d’impianto” Invited Lecture Abano Terme, 1 marzo 2014 158. GnRH 2014 “microRNA secretion profile analysis in blastocyst spent culture media: new perspectives for non-invasive embryo evaluation and implantation insights “ Invited Lecture Salzburg, February 9 -11, 2014 157. V° Congresso Nazionale SIERR. “La salute dell’embrione”, “Nuove tecnologie in Laboratorio” Invited Lecture 6-7 febbraio 2014, Roma 156. Gestione e Trattamento della Coppia Infertilie “Crioconservazione dei gameti e degli embrioni” Invited Lecture Catania, 13 Dicembre 2013 155. MEET FERTILITY “Congelamento dei gamete e degli embruoni” Invited Lecture Bari, 8 Novembre 2013 154. Aging, Sessualità e Genetica della Riproduzione “Dalla didattica alla ricerca e ritorno” “La diagnosi genetica preimpianto PGD-PGS” Invited Lecture Sabaudia, 10-11 Ottobre 2013 153. L’Universo Femminile: un infinito da esplorare, 88° congress SIGO, 53° Congresso AOGOI, 20° congress AGUI, “Il Laboratorio di PMA in Italia: quali limiti e quali possibilità rispetto ad un mondo che cambia”, Invited Lecture Napoli, 6-9 ottobre 2013 152. Tecnobios Procreazione Symposium 2013 “Tavola Rotonda: Time lapse embryo culture. Solo un costoso incubatore? Esperienze dei centri che lo utilizzano” Milano Marittima (RA) 3-5 Ottobre 2013 151. MSD Fertility Standalone Scientific Symposium “Recent Advances and New Frontier in Vitrification” Invited Lecture Praga,12 Settembre 2013 150. ESHRE Campus symposium entitled “Application & challenges of emerging technologies in preimplantation & prenatal diagnosis” “Biopsy and cryopreservation: selecting the best strategy for the patient” Invited Lecture Praga,12 Settembre 2013 149. Clinica RUESH “Nuove strategie nel laboratorio di PMA Invited Lecture Napoli, 28 Settembre 2013 148. Advanced Reproductive Medical Treatments “ART strategies for optimizing pregnancy chances” Invited Lecture Roma, 27 Settembre 2013 147. 6th Advanced Course in Embryology “Debate on who is the most important? Embryologist vs clinician” Invited Lecture 6th London, July 2013 146. 29th Annual Meeting – Pre Congress Course: European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) Invited Lecture “Oocyte Cryopreservation – alternative technique to embryo freezing” Invited Lecture London 7 July 2013 145. Fertisave general assembly: practical questions and answers on fertility preservation “Cryopreservation of oocytes and zygotes” Invited Lecture Bern 6th June 2013 144. Congresso Nazionale di Medicina della Riproduzione “Correlazione tra parametri morfodinamici precoci e assetto cromosomico embrionale” Oral presentaion Riccione 23-25 maggio 2013 143. Les Rencontres scientifiques Merck Serono – Prise en charge des patientes en PMA : Entre concept et réalités « Sélection des gamètes et des embryons: les nouvelles technologies » Invited Lecture Marrakesh (Morocco) May 1, 2013 142. Improving Assisted Reproductive Technologies Outcome In Mediterranean Countries “IMSI” Invited Lecture Marrakesh (Morocco) May 2-4, 2013 141. Improving Assisted Reproductive Technologies Outcome In Mediterranean Countries “Criteres de selection embryonnaire” Invited Lecture Marrakesh (Morocco) May 2-4, 2013 140. Improving Assisted Reproductive Technologies Outcome In Mediterranean Countries “Imaging of human embryos – the best embryo for transfer” Invited Lecture Marrakesh (Morocco) May 2-4, 2013 139. Improving Assisted Reproductive Technologies Outcome In Mediterranean Countries “Oocyte and embryo cryopreservation” Invited Lecture Marrakesh (Morocco) May 2-4, 2013 138. Improving Assisted Reproductive Technologies Outcome In Mediterranean Countries “How to design a scientific study” Pre-congress course Marrakesh (Morocco) May 2-4, 2013 137. Symposium Merck Serono at the Meeting of the Mediterranean Society for Reproductive medicine “Lab-Technologies needed to maximize success: the future ART laboratory” Invited Lecture Marrakesh (Morocco) May 4, 2013 136. SSIF CME Annual Meeting in Reproductive Medicine Improving success in ART: how to define it and key strategies to get the best outcomes “Technologies needed to maximize success: the future ART laboratory “ Invited Lecture Athens, Greece – April 26-27, 2013 135. 2013 SSIF CME Annual Meeting in Reproductive Medicine Improving success in ART: how to define it and key strategies to get the best outcomes “Debate on controversies on genetic screening technologies “ Chairman of the debate Athens, Greece – April 26-27, 2013 134. V WORKSHOP PROCREAZIONE MEDICALMENTE ASSISTITA Medicina generale vs Medicina della riproduzione “Congelamento dei gameti” Invited Lecture Bari, 12-13 Aprile 2013 133. 5th International IVI Congress, Reproductive Medicine and Beyond “ Ferility preservation“ Invited Lecture Seville, Spain, April 4-6, 2013. 132. The 3rd International Congress on Controversies in Cryopreservation of Stem Cells, Reproductive Cells, Tissue and Organs (CRYO) “Open vs closed system for vitrification“ Invited Lecture Berlin, Germany, March 21-23, 2013 131. XXVIII Convegno Medicina della riproduzione “Valutazione morfodinamica della crescita embrionale” Invited Lecture Abano Terme 2 marzo 2013 130. International Symposium of Social Egg Freezing, Clinica Eugin “Can oocyte cryopreservation really give an acceptable chance of pregnancy?” Invited Lecture Barcelona February 1st, 2013 129. How to improve IVF success rate? “Oocyte competences assessments to predict embryonic reproductive potential” Invited Lecture Rome 14 December 2012 128. V International Symposia on Reproductive Medicine, Tambre Foundation “Oocyte vitrification: un update” Invited Lecture Madrid 12 December 2012 127. Fertile, per quanto tempo ancora? “Fattore ovocitario. Età della donna. Nuove terapie” Invited Lecture Roma, 7 December 2012 126. PGD-diagnosi genetica preimpianto: attualtà e prospettive “Aspetti tecnici e biologici della biopsia del globulo polare, del blastomero e del trofoblasto” Invited Lecture Torino, 1 December 2012 125. Aggiornamento sull’impatto della Legge 191 nei centri di PMA “Un laboratorio di qualità: dallo standard alle innovazioni” Invited Lecture Pietrasanta 10 November 2012 124. Best position meeting: Can we perform better than nature? ”The atmosphere around the embryo” Invited Lecture Rome 25th October 2012 123. ESHRE Campus symposium: The best sperm for the best oocyte “Sperm selection for ICSI“ Athens, Greece, 6-7 October 2012 122. PCOS and poor responders: new perspectives in ART “Laboratory management of oocytes of poor responders or PCOS patients “ Invited Lecture Rome 28-29 September 2012 121. Decimo corso teorico pratico di PMA “Strategie di coltura embrionale” Invited Lecture Milan, 21 September 2012 120. Serono symposia at ESHRE 2012: Innovation and technologies in ART to become best in class in take home baby rate “Innovative technologies to move from subjectivity to objectivity in gametes and embryos selection “Invited Lecture Istanbul 2nd July 2012 119. 28th Annual Meeting – Pre Congress Course European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology SIG Andrology “Magnificent? High-power optical selection methods (IMSI vs ICSI) “ Invited Lecture Istanbul 1rst July 2012 118. VII meeting del gruppo triveneto della medicina della riproduzione ”Crioconservazione degli ovociti ” Invited Lecture Conegliano Veneto 21 June 2012 117. The multi-factorial equation of ART “Customizing the technologies to identify embryo competence “ Real Time survey Sorrento 18-19 May 2012 116. 3° Summit Nazionale Sterilità di Coppia nella pratica ambulatoriale e clinica “Qualità dei gameti e degli embrioni e successo della ART” Invited Lecture Siena 4 May 2012 115. Kitazato Vitrification Hands-on Workshop during Alpha Meeting “Oocyte Vitrification” Live Demonstration London 26 April 2012 114. The Subfertility and Reproductive Endocrinology Course and Assisted Conception Course “Oocyte and embryo cryopreservation” Invited Lecture Royal College London 16-20 April 2012 113. 5ft Update on Infertility, Laboratoire Unilabs-Eylau “Infertility preservation” Invited Lecture 3 April 2012 112. Ferring’s Scientific Journey “Oocyte and embryo cryopreservation: state of art “ Invited Lecture Paris 29 March 2012 111. IV Work-shop Procreazione Medicalmente Assistita “ Possibili effetti della FIVET sul nascituro e dove ci porteranno le nuove tecnologie“ Invited Lecture Bari 23-24 March 2012 110. First Ruber International meeting on embryology “Crucial parameters monitoring in embryo culture” Invited Lecture Madrid 9th March 2012 109. Best of ASRM and ESHRE: where we are and where we are going? “Who is the most important for a successful outcome in ART? The clinician or the embryologist? Invited Lecture Cortina D’Ampezzo, 1-3 March 2012 108. XXVII Congresso in Medicina della Riproduzione “Aneuploidie degli embrioni e qualità della blastocisti” Invited Lecture Abano terme 24 February 2012 107. CECOS Italia Memorial Emanuele Lauricella “Preservazione della fertilità nelle pazienti oncologiche” Invited Lecture Rome 18 February 2012 106. National Congress SIERR The Devil is in the details “Il futuro della PMA:Strategie e tecniche in evoluzione “ Invited Lecture Rome 17 February 2012 105. 10th Updates in Infertility Treatment (UIT) meeting, “Vitrification: the technique “ Budapest, Hungary, Invited Lecture 8 to 10 February, 2012 104. Fertility Summit: Advancing the Science With A Patient-Focused Vision. “Vitrification of oocytes and embryos: Laboratory aspects ” Invited Lecture 1st December 2011, Dublin – Ireland 103. Best position meeting: Can we perform better than nature? ”The atmosphere around the embryo ” Invited Lecture Rome 4th November 2011 102. Advanced workshop on embryology: “Oocyte cryopreservation vs embryo cryopreservation for fertility preservation” Invited Lecture 26-27 October 2011, Dubai – United Arab Emirates 101. Advanced workshop on embryology: “Oocytes and embryos cryopreservation (slow freezing vs vitrification)” Invited Lecture 26-27 October 2011, Dubai – United Arab Emirates 100. Corso di Medicina della Riproduzione SIdR – Anno 2011 “E’ la crioconservazione degli ovociti la risposta alla “crisi riproduttiva” età dipendente?” Invited Lecture Palermo, 7th October 2011 99. ASEBIR annual meeting “Crucial parameters monitoring in embryo culture. Effects on embryonic development” Invited Lecture 5 October 2011, Girona 98. A window into the Reproductive Era Research “New culture devices in IVF” Invited Lecture 30 september- 1 October 2011, Milano 97. Turkish National meeting “Freezing methods and embryo selection criteria for a successful embryo freezing program” Invited Lecture Dalaman 23-25 September 2011 96. 27th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology ESHRE “Embryo development of fresh ‘versus’ vitrified MII oocytes: a prospective randomized sibling oocytes study ” Keynote Lecture, Stockholm, 4 July 2011. 95. CRYO meeting “Clinical application of oocyte cryopreservation in the infertile population “Invited Lecture Valencia 9 April 2011 94. ESHRE Campus “Is there an impact of IMSI on reproductive outcome?” Invited Lecture Salisburg 1-2 April 2011 93. Giornate PMA “IMSI: mito o sogno infranto?” Invited Lecture Bari 25-26 March 2011 92. Corso SIdR di Medicina della Riproduzione “La stimolazione ovarica condiziona la qualità del gamete?” Invited Lecture Palermo, 28 January 2011 91. Giornate Braidesi di aggiornamento in PMA “Il Laboratorio di PMA a 360°” Invited Lecture Bra, 26-27 November 2010 90. Reunion Blefco “La vitrification ovocitaire” Invited Lecture Paris, 23 November 2010 89. 11emes Journèes sur l’Assistance Mèdicale à la Procrèation de l’Hopital Americain de Paris “La vitrification ovocitaire” Invited Lecture Paris, 18-19 November 2010 88. Born in ice: an evolution of parenthood “Efficiency comparision of slow freezing vs vitrification” Invited Lecture Milan, 15-16 October 2010 87. Tecnobios Procreazione Symposium “Oocyte cryopreservation: vitrification tips and tricks, open system” Invited Lecture, Bologna, 24-25 November 2010 86. The Aging Ovary in Assisted Reproduction “Time for social freezing” Invited Lecture, Copenhagen, Denmark, 11th to 12th November 2010 85. Attualità e controversie in medicina e biologia della riproduzione: “Potenzialità applicative dei markers di qualità di ovociti ed embrioni” Invited Lecture, Ascoli Piceno 23-24 September 2010 84. Nono corso teorico pratico di procreazione medicalmente assistita, Clinica Mangiagalli “La vitrificazione ovocitaria: strategia vincente?” Invited Lecture, Milan, 17-18 September 2010 83. Middle East Fertility Society Congress “Predictive value of oocyte morphology in human IVF” Invited Lecture, Damasco, Syria, 7-8 October, 2010 82. IBSA Satellite Symposium in the Middle East Fertility Society Congress “Speaking with the oocyte: How are you? Evaluating the oocyte quality” Invited Lecture, Damasco, Syria, October 7, 2010 81. Middle East Fertility Society Congress “Oocyte, embryos and blastocyst vitrification” Invited Lecture, Damasco, Syria, 7-8 October, 2010 80. CNT: II° Corso di formazione per certificatori regionali di centri PMA “La conservazione di gameti, zigoti ed embrioni tramite vitrificazione” Invited Lecture Roma, 27-29 October 2010 79. CNT: II° Corso di formazione per certificatori regionali di centri PMA “Tecniche del laboratorio PMA” Invited Lecture Roma, 27-29 October 2010 78. 26th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology ESHRE “Selection of male/female gametes: Which is more informative? Debate session: Female gamete” Invited Lecture, Rome, 27-30 June 2010 77. I giornata sulla preservazione della Fertilità PRO-FERT “E’ la vitrificazione un metodo idoneo alla lunga conservazione?“ Invited Lecture, Castrocaro Terme, 15-16 June 2010 76. Alpha 8th Bienal Conference “Oocyte vitrification: analysis of oocyte physiology” Invited Lecture, Budapest, Hungary, 30 April-2 May 2010 75. Serono Symposia: Regulation of Follicle Development and its Clinical Implications (4° Edition) ”Oocyte and embryo vitrification: techniques and results” Invited Lecture, Beaune, France, 28-29 May 2010 74. Controversies in Cryopreservation of Stem Cells, Reproductive Cells, Tissue and Organs “Hands on workshop: oocyte and embryo vitrification” Live Demonstration Valencia, Spain, 27th May 2010 73. The future of reproductive Medicine “Results of oocyte cryopreservation by slow freezing or vitrification technique” Invited Lecture, Siracusa, May 14 th -15th, 2010 72. II Workshop up date in ART “Organizzazione moderna di un laboratorio di PMA e controllo di qualità” Invited Lecture, Bari, 26-27 March 2010 71. ESHRE campus: The search for excellence in IVF: a practical approach “Oocyte cryopreservation: slow cooling versus vitrification” Invited Lecture, Maribor Slovenia, 22-23 January 2010 70. 2° Congresso Nazionale FIOG, “Do ovarian stimulation protocols and or drugs influence oocyte quality and competence?” Invited Lecture, Torino, 1-3 December 2009 69. New perspectives in ovulation induction “Do ovarian stimulation protocols and or drugs influence oocyte quality and competence?” Invited Lecture, Athens (Greece), 13th november 2009 68. Serono Symposia Il sistema di gestione della qualità nei centri PMA: cosa si fa e cosa si dovrebbe fare nella realtà italiana “Un Laboratorio di PMA ben gestito” Invited Lecture. Firenze, 9 to10 October 2009 67. Workshop: L’ovocita: dalla fisiologia alla clinica riproduttiva “Morfologia ovocitaria” Invited Lecture. Rome, October 2th 2009 66. Processo alla PMA: L’appello “La selezione dei gameti: realtà o finzione?” Invited Lecture, Ponzano Veneto, Treviso, 24-26 September 2009 65. Oocyte vitrification: routine application in IVF laboratories “Vitrification for infertile couples: 1 year experience in Italy” Invited Lecture, Rome 19th september 2009 64. K-system workshop at the 25th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology ESHRE “Why should we use the IVF chambers (L323IVF) during our procedures?” Invited Lecture, Amsterdam, 30 June 2009 63. 25th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology ESHRE “Use of polarized light microscopy to assess meioticspindle configuration prior to I polar body biopsy” Oral presentation, Amsterdam, 30 June 2009 62. Tambre Foundation, International Symposium on Assisted Reproduction “Oocyte vitrification” Invited Lecture, Madrid, Spain 3th December 2008 61. ESHRE campus “Laboratorio: valutazione e selezione dei gameti per la IVF/ICSI”. Invited Lecture, Rome 16-17 October 2008 60. 24th Annual Meeting of ESHRE, PRE-CONGRESS COURSE: The Human IVF Lab in 2008 and beyond “Safe and Efficient vitrification methods for human oocytes: how to do it?” Invited Lecture Barcelona 7-9 July 2008 59. Corsi di Medicina della Riproduzione SIDR “Valutazione e preparazione del liquido seminale” Live Demonstration Clinica Valle Giulia 12-13 June 2008 58. La coltura embrionale nel 2008: è ora di ripensare ai nostri sistemi di incubazione? “Uso di mini-incubatori: esperienze europee a confronto” Invited Lecture Rome, 10th June 2008 57. Incontri SERONO “Aspetti Laboratoristici: tecniche di II e III livello” Invited Lecture, San Felice Circeo, Italy, 13th may 2008 56. III Congresso Triveneto di Medicina della Riproduzione “Preservazione della fertilità femminile” Invited Lecture, Thiene, Italy, 9 May 2008 55. 7th Biennal Conference of ALPHA Society “Meiotic Spindle Analysis” Invited Lecture 2 to 4 May, 2008 Istanbul, Turkey 54. Human embryo culture in 2008: is this the time to change our standard incubators? “Introduction to the use of mini incubators and pre-mixed gas mixture for human embryo culture” Invited Lecture, Rome, 7th April 2008 53. 19th BSR Belgian Society for Reproductive Medicine “Male gamete selection” Invited Lecture Elewijt, Belgium 15th January 2008 52. 19th BSR Belgian Society for Reproductive Medicine Meeting “Female gamete selection” Invited Lecture, Elewijt, Belgium 15th January 2008 51. Reunion BELFCO “Role of Spindle view for oocyte evaluation” Invited Lecture Paris 12th December 2007 50. IV Congresso nazionale della SIERR. “Selezione morfologica degli spermatozoi umani nella ICSI” Invited Lecture Pisa 22-23 November 2007 49. ESHRE campus – Reproductive Andrology “IMSI and PICSI: do they maximize your ICSI?” Invited Lecture, Bruxelles, 8-10 November 2007 48. 3th Basic ESHRE Regional Course on Human Reproduction “Oocyte evaluation and in vitro fertilization” Invited Lecture. Cefalù (Palermo), 19th-20th October 2007 47. Workshop COOK at the 23th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology “Effect of oxygen concentration on human embryo development: a prospective, randomized study.” Invited Lecture, Lyon, France june 2007 46. Workshop OOSIGHT at the 23th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology, “Meiotic Spindle visualization during oocytes handling and cryopreservation” Invited Lecture. Lyon, France june 2007 45. Annual meeting of the Mediterranean Society for Reproductive Medicine. “Frozen and thawed embryos : What is important for success?” Invited Lecture, Antalya, April 2007 44. Annual meeting of the Mediterranean Society for Reproductive Medicine “Oocyte Storage Strategies: Current knowledge and future perspective” Invited Lecture, Antalya, April 2007 43. ESHRE SIG embryology course: Cryobiology and cryopreservation of human gametes and embryos “Biological and physiological aspects of the cryopreservation of human oocytes.” Invited Lecture, Prague April 13th – 14th, 2007 42. Serono Symposia ART in the 21st century: A time for reflection and new Horizons – Part 2 “Can human oocytes be efficiently cryopreserved?” Invited Lecture. Amsterdam. 10-11 november 2006 41. EMBRYO TODAY Avancées fondamentales et thérapeutiques “SELECTION DES EMBRYONS Imagerie embryonnaire“ Invited Lecture. Paris 4 November 2006 40. Male infertility and ART “High power light microscopy for sperm selection: a real clinical advantage for ICSI?” Invited Lecture Rome 6-7 October 2006 39. Annual meeting Tecnobios “Clinical outcome of oocyte vitrification: a review.” Invited Lecture Bologna 5-7 October 2006 38. 19th Annual in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer A Comprehensive Update “Morphological Assessment in the IVF laboratory – Choosing the Best Embryos for transfer.” Invited Lecture – Santa Barbara, California July 15-18, 2006 37. 22th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology ESHRE “Frozen Thawed embryos” Invited Lecture, Prague 2006 36. Workshop VITROLIFE at the 22th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology ESHRE “Oocyte vitrification: meiotic spindle evaluation” Invited Lecture, Prague 2006 35. National Austriac Annual Meeting “Human oocyte slow freezing: the Italian experience” Invited Lecture. Linz 2006 34. XXI Convegno Medicina della Riproduzione – Simposio AGEO. “Caratteristiche morfologiche ovocitarie come possibile fattore prognostico di qualità embrionale” Invited Lecture. Abano Terme 23-25 February 2006. 33. Serono Symposia “Art in the 21st century: a time for reflection and new horizons” “Morphological selection criteria throughout pre-implantation development” Invited Lecture, Nice, 11th December 2005 32. 21th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology “The impact of the new Italian law on ICSI results” Oral presentation, Copenhagen, Denmark June 2005 31. Cryopreservation of human oocytes “Oocyte meiotic spindle evaluation during cryopreservation” Invited Lecture, Bologna, Italy 16-17 may 2005 30. Serono Symposia “Meiotic Spindle location and developmental potential of the human oocytes” Invited Lecture, Torino, 11 February 2005 29. XX Convegno Medicina della Riproduzione “Modalità di selezione ovocitaria nel laboratorio di PMA.” Invited Lecture, Abano 25-26 February 2005 28. Giornate aponensi di aggiornamento in medicina della riproduzione. “Parametri di valutazione morfologica ovocitaria e correlazione con i tassi di impianto” Invited Lecture, Abano Terme, 16-17 December 2004 27. Annual meeting TECNOBIOS “Significance of morphological attributes of the early embryo” Invited Lecture, Bologna 18-20 November 2004 26. Nuove prospettive in tema di procreazione medico assistita alla luce della nuova legge “Fuso Meiotico ovocitario durante il processo di crioconservazione visto con il Polscopio” Invited Lecture, Pordenone, 30 October 2004 25. Alle porte della vita. La sterilità di coppia: Stato dell’arte. “Fuso meiotico ovocitario” Invited Lecture, Castellana Grotte, 6 October 2004 24. Serono Symposia: From oocyte to embryo: a pathway to life. “Human oocytes meiotic spindle” Invited Lecture, Stresa, september 2004 23. FFER Annual meeting “Meiotic Spindle location in human living oocytes” Invited Lecture, Paris 30 September 2004 22. Sensitive point in Biology “ICSI & Assisted Hatching: when and how?” Invited Lecture, Paris, 19 June 2004 21. 20th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology “Effect of different culture systems on embryo developmental potential” Oral presentation, Berlin, 2004 20. V International Congress on Therapy in Andrology “Apoptosis in different cell types of human seminifous epithelium” Invited Lecture, Pisa 2004 19. Incontro Serono Clinico-biologico in Medicina della Riproduzione “Human embryo culture: effect of different culture systems on embryo development” Invited Lecture, San Felice Circeo, 3-4 October 2003 18. 19th Annual Meeting – Pre Congress Course – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology “Day 3 versus Day 5 embryo transfer” Invited Lecture, Madrid, Spain, 2003. 17. 19th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology “Metaphase II meiotic spindle location of human oocytes affects ICSI results” Oral presentation, Madrid, Spain, 2003. 16. 19th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology “Metaphase II human meiotic spindle visualization during freezing-thawing procedure” Oral presentation, Madrid, Spain, 2003. 15. “Come misurare la qualità dell’embrione prima dell’impianto” Invited Lecture. Treviso 2003 14. Serono Symposia International “Genesis and fate of the preimplantation embryo” “Laser assisted-ICSI” Invited Lecture, Sorrento, Italy; 29 september – 1 October, 2002. 13. 18th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology “Day 3 versus day 5 fresh and cryopreserved embryo transfers: controlled comparison of cumulative pregnancy rates” Oral presentation, Vienna, Austria; 1-3 July 2002. 12. 18th Annual Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology “Controlled comparison of ICSI and laser-assisted ICSI in low responder patients” Oral presentation, Vienna, Austria; 1-3 July 2002. 11. Annual Meeting SIdR Society “Prelievo ed analisi genetica di un singolo blastomero” Free comunication, Genova; 2001. 10. XX Congresso Nazionale S.I.F.E.S e M.R. “Il laser nella iniezione intracitoplasmatica dello spermatozoo” Free communication, Bologna 17-20 Dicembre 2000. Winner of the price for the 2° best presentation. 9. XX Congresso Nazionale S.I.F.E.S e M.R “Gestione del Laboratorio nei trattamenti di coppie infette” Invited Lecture, Bologna 17-20 Dicembre 2000 8. Preservazione della fertilità femminile nelle pazienti oncologiche “Ricostruzione dell’ovocita: il transfer nucleare” Invited lecture, Torino, Italia; 16 December 2000 7. 56th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine “Laser assisted Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)” Oral presentation, San Diego, California, USA; 21-25 October 2000 6. II Congresso Nazionale CECOS “Indicazioni biologiche alla ICSI” Invited lecture, Firenze: 22-23 October 1999 5. III International Meeting on The Laboratory for in Vitro Fertilization: State of Art and Controversies “Transfer citoplasmatico e transfer nucleare” Invited lecture. Roma, Italia; 7-8 October 1999. 4. II International Meeting on The Laboratory for in Vitro Fertilization: State of Art and Controversies “Technical variables for ICSI: evidences for advantages or disadvantages” Invited lecture, Palermo, Italia; 27-29 Novembre 1997. 3. International Workshop on ICSI and Azoospermia “Intracytoplasmic sperm injection” Live demonstration, Rome, Italy 25-27 April 1997. 2. International Meeting on the Laboratory for in vitro Fertilization: State of Art and Controversies “Risultati della microiniezione intracitoplasmatica in relazione ai tempi di preincubazione degli ovociti” Free communication, Palermo, Italia; 13-14 dicembre 1996. 1. Annual National meeting of the Italian Society of Andrology “Il nuovo trattamento per l’infertilità maschile: la iniezione intracitoplasmatica” Video demonstration, Montecatini Terme, Italia; 1995. SEMINARI E CORSI ACCADEMICI 30. Seminar “Incontro tra studenti e mondo del lavoro” Complesso Universitario di Monte S. Angelo, Napoli; 25 Marzo 2014 29. Seminar Faculty of Medicine, Prof. Csilla Krauz, Universty of Firenze “Indicazioni e tecniche di PGD” 29 october 2013 28. Seminar Faculty of Medicine, Prof. Csilla Krauz, Universty of Firenze “Ruolo dei gameti nella PMA” 29 october 2013 27. Lecture “Selezione morfologica e funzionale dello spermatozoo, metodi di dignosi genetica su gameti ed embrioni” Master Universitario di II livello “Scienze della Riproduzione e tecniche di Riproduzione Assistita” Università di Urbino 17 June 2013 26. Lecture “Valutazione morfologica dello sviluppo di ovociti ed embrioni” Master Universitario di II livello “Scienze della Riproduzione e tecniche di Riproduzione Assistita” Università di Urbino 17 June 2013 25. Lecture “Valutazione e trattamento del liquido seminale” Master Universitario di II livello “Scienze della Riproduzione e tecniche di Riproduzione Assistita” Università di Urbino 17 June 2013 24. Lecture “Gamete maschile, Gamete femminile, Embriologia” Master Universitario di II livello “Scienze della Riproduzione e tecniche di Riproduzione Assistita” Università di Urbino 22 march 2013 23. Lecture Faculty of Biotechnology Prof. Ivo Noci, “Embryoscope: il nuovo mondo” University of Firenze 14 may 2013 22. Seminar Faculty of Biotechnology, Prof. Luisa Campagnolo, University of Rome Tor Vergata: “PMA: protocolli terapeutici e tecniche di fecondazione assisita” Rome 20 november 2012 21. Seminar Faculty of Medicine, Prof. Csilla Krauz, Universty of Firenze “Indicazioni e tecniche di PGD” 23 october 2012 20. Seminar Faculty of Medicine, Prof. Csilla Krauz, Universty of Firenze “Ruolo dei gameti nella PMA” 23 october 2012 19. Seminar Faculty ofMedicine, Prof. Rita Canipari, University of Rome La Sapienza: “Embriologia Clinica e tecniche di procreazione medicalmente assistita” Rome 14 May 2012 18. Seminar Faculty of Biotechnology, Prof. Gregorio Siracusa, University of Rome Tor Vergata La Procreazione Medicalmente Assistita”, 8th november 2011 17. Seminar Faculty of Biotechnology, Prof. Gregorio Siracusa, University of Rome Tor Vergata La Procreazione Medicalmente Assistita”,Vergata 18th February 2011 16. Lecture Faculty of Biotechnology Prof. Ivo Noci, University of Firenze “La scelta degli ovociti da inseminare in un programma IVF”, 12th January 2011 15. Lecture II Level Master “Medicina della Riproduzione”, Prof. Carolo Foresta, Universtity of Padova.: “Tecniche di diagnosi genetica preimpianto (PGD)” Abano Terme 2nd December 2010 14. Seminar Faculty of Medicine, Prof. Gregorio Siracusa, University of Rome Tor Vergata: “Procreazione Medicalmente Assistita: protocolli terapeutici e tecniche di fecondazione assisita” 2 February 2010 13. Seminar Centre for Reproductive Medicine, University AZVUB of Brussels Prof. Devroye “Oocyte vitrification” Brussels 14 January 2010 12. Lecture II Level Master “Medicina della Riproduzione”, Prof. Carlo Foresta, University of Padova. Lecture : “Metodi di valutazione e qualità ovocitaria” Abano Terme 25-27 March 2009 11. Lecture II Level Master “Medicina della Riproduzione”, Prof. Carlo Foresta, University of Padova.: “Obesità maschile e parametri del liquido seminale” Abano Terme 25-27 marzo 2009 10. Semianr Faculty of Medicine, Prof. Rita Canipari, University of Rome La Sapienza: “La Procreazione Medicalmente Assistita” Roma 26 April 2010 9. Lecture University of Naples Federico II, Prof. Riccardo Talevi.: “Tecniche di micromanipolazione: allestimento della strumentazione e procedure” Napoli 23 March 2010 8. Seminar Faculty of Medicine, Prof. Rita Canipari, University of Rome La Sapienza: “Embriologia Clinica e tecniche di procreazione medicalmente assistita” Roma 21 May 2007Attività di Tutoring1. 7. Supervisor of the Experimental Thesis in Reproductive Biology, University od Teramo, Faculty of Human Biosciences and Biotechnology,, Academic Year 2013-2014 Student: Caterina La Spada 6. Supervisor of the Experimental Thesis in Reproductive Biology, Faculty of Biosciences and Biotechnology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Academic Year 2011-2012 Student: Letizia Papini 5. Supervisor of the Experimental Thesis in Reproductive Biology, University od Teramo, Faculty of Human Biosciences and Biotechnology, Academic Year 2011-2012 Student: Marta Stoppa 4. Supervisor of the Experimental Thesis in Clinical and Molecular Diagnostics, University of Camerino, School of Biosciences and Biotechnology, Academic Year 2010-2011 Student Federica Stortoni 3. Supervisor of the Experimental Thesis in Reproductive Biology, Faculty of Reproductive Biology and Reproduction, University of Naples Federico II, Academic Year 2009-2010 Student: Sara Fusco 2. Supervisor of the Experimental Thesis in Reproductive Biology, Faculty of Reproductive Biology and Reproduction, University of Naples Federico II, Academic Year 2009-2010 Student: Federica Sanges 1. Tutor of the PhD Training, School of Clinical Pathology, University of Parma, Academic Year 2008-2009 Student: Roberta Maggiulli