Course description

Course type

Advanced

Course description

This course will cover all major aspects related to ovarian endometriosis, epidemiology, association with cancer, surgical intervention, pain and infertility. We will cover clinical as well as molecular-cell biology, histopathologic and genetic aspects.

 

Target audience

Clinicians and other professionals involved in patient care, pain specialists, fertility doctors and researchers interested in ovarian endometriosis and endometriosis in general.

 

Educational needs and expected outcomes

Overview on the current knowledge on the effect of endometriomas on

  1. Fertility
  2. Pain
  3. Malignant transformation

Summary on the surgical management options of endometriomas
State of the art view on the fertility management

Innovative aspects

The course will give update and state of the art knowledge on major clinical and translational aspects of ovarian endometriosis.

 

Educational methods

  • Lectures
  • Discussions

Language

The official language of the course is English.