Embryologist of the Month (June 2013)

               Anil Dubey, PhD, HCLD, EMB

Dr. Dubey has completed his postdoctoral research and training at All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, India from 1977-80, Cambridge University in Cambridge, England from 1980-82 next door to IVF Nobel Laureate Sir Robert Edward

Anil K Dubey, PhD HCLD, consults as an Embryologist and Scientific Laboratory Director for IVF laboratories. He is a certified High-Complexity Clinical Laboratory Director (HCLD), by the American Association of Bioanalysts, which is a requirement for the position of IVF lab director. He is also a board certified as a Reproductive Embryologist (EMB) by the American College of Embryology. He has worked in the field of medical assisted reproduction and IVF for over 24 years.

Previously, Dr. Dubey was the Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Director of the IVF Lab in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Fertility and IVF at the George Washington University, School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Washington, DC. Before joining George Washington University, Dr. Dubey was the Associate Professor and Director of the IVF Lab at the New England Medical Center, Tufts University in Boston, USA. 
 
Dr. Dubey completed his formal education in India. He received his PhD Reproductive Physiology in 1977 from the Cancer Research Institute, University of Mumbai in Mumbai, India. He completed his postdoctoral research and training at All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, India from 1977-80, Cambridge University in Cambridge, England from 1980-82 next door to IVF Nobel Laureate Sir Robert Edward and at the University of Pittsburgh from 1982-85. Prior to entering into the clinical field, he carried out basic science research in the area of reproductive physiology and published numerous research papers/
 
Dr. Dubey has trained many embryologists at national and international level while establishing and supporting several IVF laboratories. He serves as a CAP lab inspector in the United States.
 
Currently Dr. Dubey is on the editorial board of Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics. For five years, he was also a member of the Advisory board for Journal of Fertility and Sterility and served on various committees at the George Washington University. Dr. Dubey has been greatly instrumental since the inception and development of the Jaipur Fertility center, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Hospital and the Mahatma Gandhi Medical and Technology University in Jaipur, India. Dr. Dubey serves as a member of Board of Management at Mahatma Gandhi University.
 
Dr. Dubey enjoys an excellent reputation in IVF at the national and international level, authoring numerous scientific publications in ART.  Recently, Dr. Dubey authored a book, Infertility: Diagnosis, Management and IVF featuring contributions from prominent researchers and clinicians in IVF and Reproductive Endocrinology.
 
Dr. Dubey has presented research work at national and international scientific meetings. His areas of interest in research include causes of failed fertilization in IVF cycle outcomes and pre-implantation genetics diagnosis. He is a member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine, American Board  of Bioanalysis and American College of Embryology.
 
Dr. Dubey recognizes the enormous privilege of working with human embryos in the IVF lab and is dedicated to producing positive outcomes and giving the gift of life to his patients.