About the Chief Mentors
As the director of 12 bloom IVF centres across the country, Dr Nandita Palshetkar is a well-known entity in the field of reproductive medicine. She has more than 25 years of experience in IVF practice and has treated thousands of couples. She has been a pioneer in the field of infertility in the last three decades having introduced various technologies for the 1st time in our country like assisted Laser Hatching Spindle view, IMSI – Embryo scope – Egg banking, etc
She has been the immediate past president of the Mumbai Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society and is currently the chairman of Maharashtra Chapter of the Indian Society of Assisted Reproduction.
She hasas given more than 700 talks, contributed to more than 100 chapters and papers, edited 8 books and delivered more than 20 orations. She has been the recipient of numerous awards for the exemplary work in the field of women health
Dr Hrishikesh Pai
MD FCPS FICOG MSc (USA)
Dr Pai is one of the leading pioneers in the field of infertility treatment. He has been the first doctor in India to introduce the following innovations in medical fields such as assisted laser hatching, spindle view, ovarian tissue freezing, oocyte freezing and IMSI and embryoscope.
Currently, he is the Secretary General for The Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India as well as the Senior Vice-President of FOGSI. In addition to being a senior consultant at several renowned hospitals across Mumbai, he is also a faculty in the department of Clinical Embryology & Andrology at E. Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, USA.
Dr Pai has been the recipient of numerous awards such as the Rashtriya Ekta Award, Best Doctor Award- Indian Medical Association, Navshakti Award ,Jai Hind College alumni award ,RK Trust Award ,Medscape India National award & Lions International Gold Award
Certification: Fellowship in Reproductive medicine
Awarded by: D Y PATIL UNIVERSITY (accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ GRADE)
This is a one-year fellowship program that will be available for qualified gynecologists desiring additional training in reproductive medicine and In-Vitro Fertilization.
The course involves a one-month embryology training course where they are given hands-on training in ICSI semen wash
Simulation Medicine: Candidates to receive training at Asia’s one of a kind and exclusive state-of-the-art simulation training facility at DY PATIL DEEMED TO BE UNIVERSITY.
The SIM LAB boasts of exceptionally high quality laproscopy and hysteroscopy training.
The fellows will be trained to independently perform Embryo transfer and OPUby the end of the course
Lecture taken weekly by the mentors
Opportunity to participate in ongoing clinical studies in the department of Gynaecology.
Opportunity to conduct at least one original research study during the course duration
Opportunity to attend and present their research work at state/national/international conferences.
Access to State of the art library at D Y Patil University. Unrestricted access to a vast database of full text articles for research studies.
MD/MS /DNB /D.G.O. in Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Duration Of Course