It is our pleasure to welcome you to the First West Asia & North Africa (WANA) Congress. WANA aims to provide a platform for academic scientists in West Asia & North Africa to encourage the exchange of the latest information on recent approaches and main challenges in reproduction & infertility treatments.
The program includes plenary and panel sessions with invited speakers among scientists of WANA area, combined with pre-congress workshops, all focusing on reproduction, infertility diagnosis and treatment. The scientific committee intends to hold a comprehensive and useful program, including: female infertility focuses on PCOS & Uterine myoma, male infertility & andrology, embryology, reproductive genetics and ART failure focuses on RIF.
We invite all the scientists and researchers to join us in WANA Congress to distribute information, generate ideas, establish collaborations and connect with people from a wide range of nations and specialties. This opportunity allows us to exchange ideas and be engaged in cutting edge researches. We are looking forward to meeting you all, during 8-9 June 2022 in Kish Island, Iran.
Mahnaz Ashrafi, MD
Chairperson of the First West Asia & North Africa (WANA) Congress
The core essence and beliefs of creating Royan Global Education Network focus onto bringing all scientific activities and research of multilateral interests under one umbrella so that all those interested in various fields of activities can enjoy the benefits and seize the opportunities coming along with its activities and programs. Since 1994 and parallel with other specialized clinical and research-based activities, Royan Institute has been actively engaged in training activities to enhance and meet the scientific level and requirements of researchers, transferring state-of-the-art experiences and knowledge to both Iranian and International researchers and those who are interested in such realms of sciences through providing the training opportunities in terms of academic and non-academic courses.
Considering the emergence of new phenomena such as “World Village”, “Globalization” and/or “World Wide Web”, the demand for getting the business, industrial and scientific entities much closer together turned into mandatory for all bodies of such essences to get their survival running.
Based on the mission and vision of Royan Deputy of Education focusing on this statement saying: “Learning is a never-ending story.” and the core idea of the creation its Royan International Education Center (RIEC) and Royan Global Education Network (Royan GENE) which falls on the fact stating “Education beyond the borders”, and taking the facts aforementioned into account, and also following 23 rounds of the annual Royan International Twin Congress held successfully so far establishing a fruitful bridge for the exchange of information and the latest achievements in the fields of Stem Cell Biology & Technology and Reproductive Biomedicine among countries throughout the region and developed ones indeed, WANA International Congress has come into existence with its main ambitious and long-term goals in the realm of Reproductive Biomedicine as the sub-directory of Royan International Twin Congress The scope and quality of the scientific exchange has been evolved through these years to address the “Clinical Achievements, Recent Approaches and Main Challenges in Reproduction and Infertility Treatment” that turned this even into a particularly prominent scientific event in the West Asia and North Africa (WANA) region.
Through this sub-directory congress (WANA, we have also decided to provide a distinctive opportunity for Muslim specialists and university students and young scientists of the Islamic world to participate in the forthcoming Royan International Congress. On these grounds, WANA Congress seeks to disseminate the findings through inviting outstanding researchers in the annual international congress.
We do hope that the upcoming WANA congress (2022) continues to welcome more participants from all WANA countries and of those beyond regional borders, to create a constructive bridge for the exchange of latest and state-of-the-art scientific achievements and innovative minds leading to prosperity, welfare, health and a sustainable happy nation worldwide.
|WANA Congress Main Themes|
All the professors, scientists, specialists and university students involved and/or interested in the following fields:
Urology, gynecology, radiology, genetics, biology, immunology, health fertility, midwifery, epidemiology, laboratory, ……..
The congress seeks to:
- Establish the “WANA Scientific Society” for a better gathering of scientists in this area to highlight the WANA region as a vigorous science pole around the world in the fields of:
- Reproduction and infertility treatment
- Stem cells biology and technology