Happy Pregnancy Workshop 2014 took place in  May 21-22, Tartu, Estonia, Centre of Gene and Biotechnology Omicum, Riia Street 23b. Lectures were free of charge. 


Research of pregnancy complications and diagnostics/prognostics

  • Prof. Yoel Sadovsky, University of Pittsburgh, USA                            

Men’s reproductive health and fertility 

  • Prof. Jorma Toppari,  Turku University Hospital, Finland                           
  • Prof. Ilpo Huhtaniemi, Imperial College London, UK                     

  • Dr. 

    Niels Jørgensen, Copenhagen Rigshospitalet, Denmark                      

  • Prof. 
    Trine B. Haugen, Oslo University, Norway                                 

  • Prof Rafael Oliva, University of Barcelona, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, Spain

Estonian lecturers 

  • Prof. Helle Karro, Tartu University Hospital, Women’s Clinic, University of Tartu

  • Prof. Andres Salumets, University of Tartu, Competence Centre on Reproductive Medicine&Biology 

  • Dr. Margus Punab, Tartu University Hospital, Andrology Center  

  • Dr. Piret Veerus, National Institute for Health Development, Pelgulinna Maternity Hospital 

  • Riin Ehin, Chairwoman of the Board, Competence Centre for Cancer Research
  • Prof. Maris Laan, Research group in human molecular genetics, University of Tartu, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology

The language of the workshop was English.

The workshop is supported by the project " Development of novel non- invasive Biomarkers for fertility and healthy pregnancy " (HAPPY PREGNANCY) ( 3.2.0701.12-0047 ), Graduate School of Biomedicine and Biotechnology (1.2.0401.09-0073) and  Doctoral School of Clinical Medicine (1.2.0401.09-0078).