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Anitha Francis

 
Full Name: Anitha Francis
Position Sought: Sr.Consultant Clinical Embryologist
Primary Language: English
Address: NAIROBI
KENYA
Kenya
0100
Telephone: +254702668785
E-mail: Contact Anitha
 Profile and objectives
Rich 18 years of experience in clinical embryology:
  Main resume

D. Anitha Francis                                  

Consultant Senior Embryologist

BSc, (CBZ), MSc (Zoology), PhD (AM)       

Mobile No. +254 702668785                                                                      

Nairobi, KENYA                 

Professional Skill:-

Rich 18 years of experience in clinical embryology:-

Semen evaluation, Sperm preparation for IUI, IUI inseminations, Sperm cryopreservation, Oocyte identification & Grading, Pronuclei grading, Embryo Grading, Invitro Fertilization (IVF), Intra cytoplasmic sperm injection( ICSI), Blastocyst culture and transfer, Embryo transfer (ET), ICSI with TESA/PESA sperms, Embryo cryopreservation (Slow freezing & vitrification), day 3 & day 5, Oocyte vitrification and thawing, embryo thawing, IMSI, PICSI, spindle view, IVM (In vitro maturation), Assisted hatching (laser, Manual), Embryo biopsy day 3 & day 5, QA/QC, IVF record management/ Counseling, Teaching faculty for CREST (Merck Serono), Bangalore, Media equilibration for day to day activities and PGD/PGS.

 

Nairobi West Hospital Fertility Center , Nairobi, Kenya

Mar-2016

Till date

Consultant Senior Clinical Embryologist 

Nairobi IVF Center, Nairobi, Kenya

June-2013

Nov-2015

Consultant Senior Clinical Embryologist

Bangalore Assisted conception centre  (Milann) in Bangalore  India

Dec-2012

May-2013

Consultant  Embryologist

Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre, Madurai, India

Mar-2010

Dec-2012

Chief Embryologist

Sudha Hi tech Fertility Center Erode, India

Mar-2008

Feb-2010

Senior Embryologist

Diacon Fertility and research centre,  Bangalore, India

Apr-2003

Oct-2007

Senior Embryologist

BKF-NU TRUST, Karnataka, Bangalore, India

Jan-2000

Mar-2003

Reproductive Biologist

 

My Professional Societies:

European Society of Human Reproduction & Embryology (ESHRE)

Indian Society for Assisted Reproduction (ISAR)

Indian Forum of Reproductive Clinical Embryologist (IFORCE)

Academy of Clinical Embryologist (ACE - India)

 

Educational/ Professional Qualification:

Masters degree in the Biotechnology of Human Reproduction and Embryology. University of Valencia(IVI), Spain.(2015-2016)

Quartec webinar session - 2014

Done PhD (AM) – Laboratory methodology in Assisted reproductive techniques – October 2010

Done Master of Science (MSc) in Zoology, Kuvempu University, Shankarghatta, Karnataka, India- September 2008

Done Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Chemistry, Botany & Zoology, Bangalore University, Bangalore, India –May 1999

Hands on training in IVF & embryo co-culture at Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India – August 2002

Hands on training in ICSI in University of Kolkata, India

As observer at KK IVF Center in Singapore – June 2007

Diploma in Computer Application in Multimedia(DCA in multimedia) , EDIT Institute, Bangalore, India – April 1999

My Presentations:

Presented 3 scientific papers , Details are as follows:

Oral scientific free paper presented- at Ovary unraveled 2009 organized by ISAR on Dec 12th 2009, on “Sperm Function tests as predictors in IUI” , Mumbai, India

Oral Scientific free Paper presented - at Indian Society of Assisted Reproduction (ISAR 2009) on Jan 31st 2009 on “Comparison of Serum estradiol levels on the day of hcg, the number of oocytes and the number of mature metaphase-II oocytes retrieved”, Pune, India

As Faculty- International Conference on Male Reproduction & Infertility- Androl 2005 at Indian Institute of Science- September 16th to 18th, 2005, Presentation done on “Sperm preparation techniques in IUI”, Bangalore, India

Contributed many chapters in different international standard text books.

Co-authored an international atlas book of human oocytes with well known international scientists as main authors.

PhD guide for PhD students from June-2013

Clinical meetings, workshops & conferences attended:

CME Programme in Clinical Embryology at St. John’s Medical College – January 28, 2002, Bangalore, India

Attended the ‘International Pre-Congress Workshop on Embryology’, November 2003, Mumbai, INDIA

International Conference on Male Reproduction, ISSRF-2004 Annual Meeting at Indian Institute of Science – January 23 – 25, 2004, Bangalore, India    

Symposium on Recent Advances in Andrology & Assisted Conception & workshop on Gamete Micromanipulation, Advanced Andrology, Invitro Oocyte maturation & Gamete Cryopreservation-  University of Calcutta, Kolkata- July 18-25, 2004, India

Asia-Pacific Congress on Egg donation & Third Party Reproduction, November 24 – 27, 2005, Pondicherry, India

Infertility update-“Dilemmas in ovulation induction at Manipal Andrology & Reproductive Services – October 01, 2006, Bangalore India

Attended the ‘Symposium and Workshop on Advanced Gamete Micromanipulation Techniques’, conducted by University of Calcutta, India -2006

National Seminar on advances in stem cell research held on 29th March 2008 at Bangalore, India

Attended the conference – organised by Indian Society of Assisted Reproduction (ISAR 2010) on April 2010, Kochi, India

ESHRE 2014.

ESHRE 2018

 

Personnel Information:

Full Name                               : Anitha Francis Darshi

Date of Birth               : 06.08.1979

Nationality                  : Indian

Religion                       : Christian

Marital Status              : Married

Husband Name           : D. Francis

Languages Known      : English, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, and Tamil

Phone: Mobile             : +254702668785

Email                           : ,                                                                                                   

References

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 History
Career History:

Nairobi West Hospital Fertility Center , Nairobi, Kenya

Mar-2016

Till date

Consultant Senior Clinical Embryologist 

Nairobi IVF Center, Nairobi, Kenya

June-2013

Nov-2015

Consultant Senior Clinical Embryologist

Bangalore Assisted conception centre  (Milann) in Bangalore  India

Dec-2012

May-2013

Consultant  Embryologist

Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre, Madurai, India

Mar-2010

Dec-2012

Chief Embryologist

Sudha Hi tech Fertility Center Erode, India

Mar-2008

Feb-2010

Senior Embryologist

Diacon Fertility and research centre,  Bangalore, India

Apr-2003

Oct-2007

Senior Embryologist

BKF-NU TRUST, Karnataka, Bangalore, India

Jan-2000

Mar-2003

Reproductive Biologist

Experience:

Nairobi West Hospital Fertility Center , Nairobi, Kenya

Mar-2016

Till date

Consultant Senior Clinical Embryologist 

Nairobi IVF Center, Nairobi, Kenya

June-2013

Nov-2015

Consultant Senior Clinical Embryologist

Bangalore Assisted conception centre  (Milann) in Bangalore  India

Dec-2012

May-2013

Consultant  Embryologist

Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre, Madurai, India

Mar-2010

Dec-2012

Chief Embryologist

Sudha Hi tech Fertility Center Erode, India

Mar-2008

Feb-2010

Senior Embryologist

Diacon Fertility and research centre,  Bangalore, India

Apr-2003

Oct-2007

Senior Embryologist

BKF-NU TRUST, Karnataka, Bangalore, India

Jan-2000

Mar-2003

Reproductive Biologist

Education:

Educational/ Professional Qualification:

Masters degree in the Biotechnology of Human Reproduction and Embryology. University of Valencia(IVI), Spain.(2015-2016)

Quartec webinar session - 2014

Done PhD (AM) – Laboratory methodology in Assisted reproductive techniques – October 2010

Done Master of Science (MSc) in Zoology, Kuvempu University, Shankarghatta, Karnataka, India- September 2008

Done Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Chemistry, Botany & Zoology, Bangalore University, Bangalore, India –May 1999

Hands on training in IVF & embryo co-culture at Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India – August 2002

Hands on training in ICSI in University of Kolkata, India

As observer at KK IVF Center in Singapore – June 2007

Diploma in Computer Application in Multimedia(DCA in multimedia) , EDIT Institute, Bangalore, India – April 1999

 Personal
Personal details:

Full Name                               : Anitha Francis Darshi

Date of Birth               : 06.08.1979

Nationality                  : Indian

Religion                       : Christian

Marital Status              : Married

Husband Name           : D. Francis

Languages Known      : English, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, and Tamil

Phone: Mobile             : +254702668785

Email                           : ,

Interests and Hobbies:
Further Information:

Clinical meetings, workshops & conferences attended:

 

CME Programme in Clinical Embryology at St. John’s Medical College – January 28, 2002, Bangalore, India

 

Attended the ‘International Pre-Congress Workshop on Embryology’, November 2003, Mumbai, INDIA

 

International Conference on Male Reproduction, ISSRF-2004 Annual Meeting at Indian Institute of Science – January 23 – 25, 2004, Bangalore, India    

 

Symposium on Recent Advances in Andrology & Assisted Conception & workshop on Gamete Micromanipulation, Advanced Andrology, Invitro Oocyte maturation & Gamete Cryopreservation-  University of Calcutta, Kolkata- July 18-25, 2004, India

 

Asia-Pacific Congress on Egg donation & Third Party Reproduction, November 24 – 27, 2005, Pondicherry, India

 

Infertility update-“Dilemmas in ovulation induction at Manipal Andrology & Reproductive Services – October 01, 2006, Bangalore India

 

Attended the ‘Symposium and Workshop on Advanced Gamete Micromanipulation Techniques’, conducted by University of Calcutta, India -2006

 

National Seminar on advances in stem cell research held on 29th March 2008 at Bangalore, India

 

Attended the conference – organised by Indian Society of Assisted Reproduction (ISAR 2010) on April 2010, Kochi, India

 

ESHRE 2014.

 

ESHRE 2018

 Science
Publications:
Presentations:

My Presentations:

Presented 3 scientific papers , Details are as follows:

Oral scientific free paper presented- at Ovary unraveled 2009 organized by ISAR on Dec 12th 2009, on “Sperm Function tests as predictors in IUI” , Mumbai, India

Oral Scientific free Paper presented - at Indian Society of Assisted Reproduction (ISAR 2009) on Jan 31st 2009 on “Comparison of Serum estradiol levels on the day of hcg, the number of oocytes and the number of mature metaphase-II oocytes retrieved”, Pune, India

As Faculty- International Conference on Male Reproduction & Infertility- Androl 2005 at Indian Institute of Science- September 16th to 18th, 2005, Presentation done on “Sperm preparation techniques in IUI”, Bangalore, India

Contributed many chapters in different international standard text books.

Co-authored an international atlas book of human oocytes with well known international scientists as main authors.

PhD guide for PhD students from June-2013



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