Andrology Lab Workshop “The Emerging Technologies in Laboratory Testing for Male Reproduction”


8:30 am
Continental Breakfast / Check-in / Introduction to ALW


8:45 am
Basic Semen Analysis in Evaluation of Male Infertility - WHO 2021 New Guidelines with Limitations of CASA Technology
Anna-Marie Bort, MLT (ASCP)CME
Charles Muller, PhD, HCLD

9:15 am
Clinical and Functional Relevance of Sperm Morphology
Charles Muller, PhD, HCLD

9:45 am – 10:00 am - BREAK

10:00 am
Interactive Workshop: Sperm Morphology (with exercises and quiz)
Anna-Marie Bort, MLT (ASCP)CME
Susan Kinser, BS
Angela Reese, TS

11:30 am
Advanced Semen Testing in WHO 2021 - Role of Oxidative Stress and Sperm DNA Damage Evaluation
Suresh Sikka, PhD, HCLD, CC(ABB)
Manesh Kumar Panner Selvam, PhD

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm - Lunch Break and Guest Lecture
Cytogenomics and Male Infertility: Macroscope to Microscope
Introducer: Anna Chockalingam, DVM, PhD, HCLD (ABB) (Genetic Consultant) Speaker: V.G. Dev, PhD, FACMG (Medical Director, Genetics Associates Inc, Founding member of ACMG)


1:15 pm
Interactive Workshop: Genetic Evaluation of Male Infertility - A Cytogenetic Approach (with exercises and quiz)
Anna Chockalingam, DVM, PhD, HCLD (ABB) (Genetic Consultant) 
Jesse Gore MS, CG (ASCP)   

2:30 pm
Omics Technologies in Diagnosis and Management of Male Infertility
Manesh Kumar Panner Selvam, PhD
Saradha Baskaran, PhD

3:00 pm – 3:15 pm - BREAK


3:15 pm
Erectile Dysfunction: Diagnosis and Treatment
Jim Hotaling, MD, MS, FECSM

3:45 pm
Interactive Workshop: SOP for Duplex Ultrasound in Assessment of Erectile Dysfunction (with exercises and quiz)
Suresh Sikka, PhD, HCLD, CC (ABB)

4:45 pm - 5:00 pm - Feedback from Attendees and ADJOURN