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Organising Committee

Prof. Kuldeep Jain
Course Convenor IFS


Dr. Maria Christine Krog
Course Convener ESHRE


Dr. M. Gouri Devi
Chairperson
(Scientific Committee), President IFS

Scientific Committee

Ass. Prof. Kersti Lundin

Prof. Cristina Magli

Dr. Maria Christine Krog

Prof. Sudha Prasad

Prof. Neena Malhotra

Prof. Pankaj Talwar

Assoc. prof. Kersti Lundin,
Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg, Sweden


Kersti Lundin obtained her PhD in Zoophysiology at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden in 1991. She thereafter started as an embryologist and researcher at Reproductive Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, where she became Laboratory Director in 1997 and Associate Professor in 2004. Her main subjects of interest are clinical embryology, including embryo development and cryopreservation.
Maria Christine Krog, MD, PhD
Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Unit,
Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark.


Maria is the Basic Scientific Officer in the Special Interest Group in Early Pregnancy at ESHRE since 2016. She is an acclaimed researcher and is currently investigating maternal-fetal immunity focusing on the immune regulation and the influence of the microbiome in couples. Her PhD project explores the hypothesis that RPL is caused by maternal immunity against paternal inherited antigens resulting in fetal rejection.


Prof. Kuldeep Jain
.  Laparoscopist, Infertility & IVF consultant
.  Director, KJIVF & Laparoscopy Centre at Delhi
.  Imm. Past President- Indian Fertility Society.
.  Chairperson Endometriosis Committee Fogsi 2017- 2019.
.  Founder Secretary- Indian Fertility Society
.  Organizing Secretary, IFFS-2016.
.  Formerly reader, UCMS & GTB Hospital, Delhi
.  Ex-Professor, Muzaffarnagar Medical College
.  Trained in IVF & ENDOSCOPY at KKIVF, SINGAPORE
.  Awarded fellowship in ART, KKIVF Singapore
.  Examiner of Delhi, Jaipur & Srinagar Universities
.  More than 35 research papers published in national & international journals
.  Scientific Committee Member World Congress International Federation of Fertility Societies – 2016.
.  Member Educational Committee, International Federation of Fertility Societies.
.  Member International Scientific Exchange Committee – Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies.
.  Editor In-chief, :Fertility Science & Research”, official Journal of Indian Fertility Society
.  Executive Member, Association of Obstetricians &Gynaecologists of Delhi
.  Ex President, East Delhi Gynecologists Forum
.  Member, Guideline committee, Indian Society of Assisted Reproduction - 2008
.  Author of Book Titled “IVF techniques for Beginners
.  Recipient of appreciation excellence Award from IMA “Rajdhani Gaurav Samman” from Social Organizations.
.  Written numerous chapters on Infertility, Ultrasound & Embryology in Books.
.  Delivered more than 200 invited lecture at National & International Conferences
.  Organized numerous National Conference & workshops on IUI, IVF & Endoscopy.
.  Ex- Chairperson infertility Committee Association of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists of Delhi 2014- 2016
.  North zone coordinator, Infertility Committee FOGSI
Dr. M. Gouri Devi

.   Director , Gouri Hospitals Ltd.
.   Director, Ridge IVF Group. ( Runs a chain of IVF centres)
.   President, Indian fertility society
.   Ex-Secretary General, Indian Fertility Society
.   Advisor, AOGD governing council
.   Member, Executive Board, NARCHI, DGES
.   Ex Vice President, NARCHI
.   Ex - Chairperson, Advocacy &Ethics Committee, IFS.
.   Member: State Quality Assurance Committee (SQAC)Govt of NCT of Delhi.
.   Member: MTP advisory committee, Govt Of NCT of Delhi
.   Member: Advisory committee on ethical practices in the field of obstetrics ,Govt of NCT, Delhi
.   Recipient of Kanak Goel Award 1995-1996 from IMA.
.   Chairman’s Appreciation Award by IMA AMS – 2002
.   Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Excellence Award - 2017

She is a keen academician, has organized many conferences, has been a speaker in many national conferences.
Prof. Sudha Prasad
Director Professor & IVF Coordinator IVF & Reproductive Biology Centre,
Department of OBGY,
Maulana Azad Medical College

Awarded WHO Fellowship for “In-Vitro-Fertilization and Tubal Reconstructive Surgery” at Baylor University, Houston, Texas, USA. Awarded Short Term Fellowship to Hungary under Indo- Hungarian Educational Exchange Program in July 2006.
Received “State award” by Govt. of NCT, Delhi for doing meritorious service in the field of Health Care in Delhi in Jan 2003.

Visiting Professor of Yerevan medical University, Armenia. More than 65 national and international publications and many Chapters in various books.
Head OBGY, Faculty of Medical Sciences Delhi University Former Dean, Faculty of Medical Sciences Delhi University Associate Dean, MAMC, New Delhi

President, AOGD 2016-17
Vice President elect FOGSI 2019
President elect IFS 2020-23 Vice President, IFS 2016-18
LOC member, IFFS 2016
Joint Secretary, IFFS 2016
Prof. Neena Malhotra
MD, DNB, FRCOG

Appointment : Professor
ART Centre, Department of Obs & Gynecology
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
New Delhi
Training in ART : Assisted Reproduction Unit, Aberdeen, Scotland
Yale Fertility Centre, Yale Medical School, USA
Guys Hospital, London
Fellowships : Commonwealth Fellow, BOYSACAT Fellow
Awards : Sir Malcom Black Fellowship, 2015 (RCOG, London)
Overseas Fund 2010, 2017 (RCOG, London)
Imaging Science award (FOGSI, 2006)
C.S Dawn award (FOGSI- 2009,2010, 2011)
Corion Research award (FOGSI, 2010)
Publications : Over 145 in peer reviewed journals
Clinical interest : Reproductive Surgery, endometriosis
Research interest : Endometriosis, Genital Tuberculosis, Implantation failure
Prof. Pankaj Talwar
VSM, Professor and HOD
ART Centre, Army Hospital ,New Delhi


.   Sec IFS.
.   Secretary Fertility preservation society of India.
.   Editorial board of multiple Infertility journals.
.   Member Advisory committee ICMR
.   Member Infertility committee FOGSI
.   Editor nexus – E bulletin of IFS
.   Awarded Vishisht seva medal by the President of India for working in field of infertility
.   Associate Editor FSR
.   Set up two centres for Armed forces.
.   Experience of 10,000 and ET cycles.
.   Member International society of fertility preservation.
.   Trained Human Embryonic Stem Cell Derivation – Israel
.   Trained in ovarian cortex freezing (fertility preservation) - Paris
.   Trained in PGD – Germany, Spain
.   Trained in QA/QC- Spain
.   Edited 6 books