About Deputy Of Education

Royan Department of Education:

A General Introduction: 
Since 1994 and paralleled with other specialized clinical and research-based activities, Royan Institute has been actively engaged to enhance the scientific level of researchers and transferring the experiences to Iranian and International researchers through providing the teaching/learning opportunities in terms of long and short term specialized educational and training courses. 
Royan educational activities are performed in diverse forms of short-term and long-term courses: 

     Long-term Courses in the  Faculty of Basic Sciences, New Technologies and the Continuing Education of Royan Institute:
-    Master of Science: Developmental Biology, Biology-Genetics, Cell Biology 
-    Research-Based PhD:  Developmental Biology, Molecular Biology, Animal Physiology, Cellular and Molecular Sciences, Reproductive Biology
-    Course-Based PhD: Tissue Engineering, Applied Cell Sciences, Reproductive Biomedicine 
-    Infertility Fellowship: Endocrinology & Female Infertility

     Short Term Courses in Royan International Specialized Training Center:
In this center, various Royan departments including Biotechnology, Reproductive (Embryology, Female and Male Infertility, Genetics, Imaging, Nursing & Midwifery) and Stem Cell Biology hold specialized workshops, seminars, symposiums and congresses for Iranian and International audiences.
Biotechnology-Isfahan:
•    Andrology Evaluation of Male Infertility (15 Days)
•    Application of Genetic Engineering in Production of Recombinants Proteins in Prokaryotic Cells, Duration (10 Days)
•    In Silico and In vitro studies on non-coding RNAs from Prediction to Validation and Functional Assay in Different Cell line (2 months)
•    Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer in Farm Animal (15-20 days)
•    Theoretical and Experimental Training of Commom Aseptic Techniques for Eukaryotic Cell Culture (1 month)
•    Trends in Nano-Scale Manipulation in Biotechnology (10 days)
Cord Blood Bank:
•    A Cellular Amniotic Membrane Production: (4 hours) 
•    Colony Assay (1 Day)
•    Dry Amniotic Membrane Production (4 hours)
•    Isolation and Culture Mesenchymal Stem Cells from Umbilical Cord Tissue (4 hours) 
•    Isolation of CD34+ Hematopoietic Stem Cells from Human Cord Blood by High-Gradient Magnetic Cell Sorting (4 days) 
•    Principles of Mammalian Cell Culture Training Course (4 hours)
•    Processing and Cryopreservation of Umbilical Cord Blood (Manual and Automated) (1 Day)
•    The Separation of Amniotic Tissue from Chorionic Tissue (2-6 hours)
Embryology:
•    Analyzing Sperm Parameters (7 days)
•    Basic Molecular Biology Techniques (5 days)
•    Cell Culture and Cryopreservation (1 day)
•    Cryopreservation Techniques and Analysis of Sperm Parameters (1 day)
•    In Vitro Maturation and Fertilization of Immature Mouse Oocytes (IVM & IVF): (2 days)
•    Oocyte and Embryo Cryopreservation (1 day)
•    Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation by Slow Freezing and Vitrification Techniques (1 day)
•    Sperm Processing (4 days)
Genetics:
•    Advanced Genetic Engineering (2 days)
•    Gene Cloning and DNA Analysis (2-4 days)
•    Genom Editing (1 day)
•    Gene Manipulation Course (2-3 weeks)
•    Real Time PCR (2 days)

Liver Group:
•    Cell Culture in Clinical Level, cGMP, Duration: One Week 

Stem Cell:
•    Advanced Genetic Engineering (2 days)
•    An Introduction to Tissue Engineering (2 days)
•    Cell-Based Cartilage Regeneration (2 days)
•    Culture Proliferation and Maintenance of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cell (1 day)
•    Histology Basics and Immune-Staining (1 day)
•    Introduction  to Human Neuroimaging (EEG/fMRI) (one week)
•    Isolation, Culture and Characterization of Mesenchymal Stem Cells from Bone Marrow: Adipose Tissues and Dental Pulp (2 days)
•    Principles of Hard Tissue Engineering (2 days)
•    Principles of Molecular Dynamic Simulation (2 days)

Infertility Treatment Clinics:
•    Laboratory Techniques in Infertility Management
•    Midwifery in Infertility Management Training Course 
•    Theoretical & Practical Courses in Male and Female Infertility, Embryology  Diagnostic Imaging in Infertility and Genetics

Other Annual Educational Events and Activities Include:
-    Annual International Summer School on Stem Cell Biology & Technology (July) 
-    Annual International Symposium on Cryobiology (February)
-    Annual Royan International Twin Congress (Reproductive Biomedicine and Stem Cell Biology & Technology) (August-September)
We believe that it is an extraordinary opportunity for participants from abroad to Visit Royan Institute and experience its scientific expertise and research knowledge. Also, it is an exciting adventure to visit Iran’s picturesque and glamorous natural and historical beauties, architecture and art.