IVF Lab Directorship in the US; How to Keep Your Distance!
Tuesday 13th April, 2021. 3PM EST/ 8PM GMT / 9PM CET /
DR. MICHAEL TUCKER
Michael Tucker has been a resident of the USA for over 30yrs and has been an embryologist for over 37yrs. He pioneered the first ICSI births in the United States, the US’ first birth resulting from testicular sperm, the world's first birth from frozen donor eggs, and the first pregnancy from immature eggs that were matured after thawing in the IVF lab.
Since 1983, Dr. Tucker has been lab director and embryologist at major fertility centers in London, Hong Kong, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Rockville, Baltimore, Chicago, Seattle, Boston, Tampa, New York and even Jackson MS, plus served as a scientific consultant in more than 50 clinics worldwide.
He has functioned in his role as Scientific Director with SGF for over two decades. He is co-author of more than 150 peer-reviewed papers, has written over 80 chapters and course syllabi, and has been co-author/editor of three textbooks on ART and Vitrification.
Dr. Tucker lives with his wife and family in Atlanta, Georgia; is an avid motorcyclist, amateur guitarist, and with his family fosters cats, dogs & humans.