Presentation of Scientific Papers / Guest Lecture in International Conferences

  • 3rd World Congress on In-Vitro Fertilization and Embryo Transfer, Helsinki, Finland, Dated 14-17/5/84 - reported the first IVF pregnancy from India.
  • 5th World Congress on Human Reproduction, Athens, Greece, Dated 22-26/9/85 - reported one of the first series of IUI pregnancies in the WORLD.
  • 12th World Congress on Fertility & Sterility, Singapore, October 1986.
  • 5th World Congress on In-Vitro Fertilization and Embryo Transfer, Norfolk, Virginia, USA, Dated 6/10/87.
  • 45th Annual Meeting and Scientific session, American Fertility Society, San Francisco, USA, Dated 11-16/11/89.
  • 8th World Congress on IVF and Alternative Assisted Reproduction, Kyoto, Japan, Dated September 1993.
  • World Congress of Gynaecological Endoscopy, The Indian Association of Gyno. Endoscopists, Bombay, Dated 2-5/12/93.
  • 9th World Congress on In-Vitro Fertilization and Assisted Reproduction, Hofburg, Vienna, Austria, Dated 3-7/4/95.
  • International Congress on Infertility and Transvaginal Sonography ; Bombay July, 1995
  • 10th World Congress of In-Vitro Fertilization and Assisted Reproduction, Vancouver, Canada, May’97.
  • International Conference on Advances in Reproductive Medicine, Science City, Kolkata in 1997 (was the principal organizer).
  • 2nd Conference on Obstetrics and Gynaecology of SAARC countries, SAFOG Conference, 1998, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • 11th World Congress, Sydney, Australia, Dated May’99. Member, International Scientific Advisory Committee of the said World Congress.
  • World Congress on Women’s Health, Nov 2000, Kolkata.
  • Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecologist Annual Conference, March 2002, Kolkata.
  • Guest Lecture at World Congress of "International Society for Minimal Approach to Assisted Reproduction" (ISMAAR), 2004, London.
  • 13th World Congress on In-Vitro Fertilisation, Assisted Reproduction and genetics, Istanbul, Turkey, May 2005.
  • First World Congress on Natural Cycle/Minimal stimulation IVF, London 2006
  • Annual Congress of European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) ; Lyon, France ESHRE in 2007
  • Conference on Recent Advances and Challenges in Reproductive Health Research, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) February 2007, Delhi
  • Cutting Edge 2007, Bangalore, India
  • Developing Country in IVF – Guest Lecture at ESHRE International Task Force Meeting, Arusha 2007- only invited member from India.
  • Recent Trend in Reproductive Health Research – ISSRF 2008
  •  Biography

    Dr. Sudarsan Ghosh Dastidar played a pioneer role in the development of IVF technology in India. He was inspired to work in the field of infertility medicine by Dr. Subhas Mukherjee - India’s pioneer IVF scientist - who had started an IVF program in Kolkata which led to the birth of a baby - "Durga" in 1978.

  •  Education & Training

    Training in Reproductive Endocrinology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Dept. of Ob. / Gyn., Cornell Medical Centre, The New York Hospital, USA, 1988-89.

  •  Guest Lectures

    More than 300 Guest Lectures or as Faculty in Workshop in difference national Seminar/Conference on ART in India

  •  Faculty Member

    Member of International Working Group for Registers on Assisted Reproduction (IWGROR) which comprises of representatives from 21 countries, as well as ESHRE, International Federation of Fertility Societies (IFFS) and World Health Organization. Have been selected by IFFS as key person for data analysis on IVF/ART procedures.

  •  Contributions to IVF

    One of the pioneers in developing laboratory IVF Program in India since 1981. The first researcher to independently and indigenously develop India’s first IVF and embryology laboratory amidst financial and infrastructural constraints without any support from government or any agency. Independently developed laboratory techniques, protocols and quality control procedures. Possibly India’s first embryologist, largely self-trained.