WIH-I V F Lab Director

Department: WIH-ENDOCRINOLOGY
Operating Unit Women & Infants Hospital
Location: Providence, RI
Job ID: 6757
Job Status: Full Time
Shift: Flex
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Job Summary: The IVF Lab Director supervises all activities related to the IVF Laboratory. Coordinates activities of Lab with clinical activities of Department and devises strategies to improve IVF outcomes. Oversees as well as participates in Lab procedures and monitors related quality assurance, quality control and record-keeping. Keeps abreast of and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, medical and technical policies, and procedural guidelines applicable to the laboratory; reviews recommendations by medical and technical groups; and oversees any required licensing inspections.

Specifications: PhD in embryology or development biology. Minimum of five years experience in directing a large in vitro fertilization laboratory, including budgeting, planning, and establishing laboratory protocols. Must possess thorough knowledge of and skill in all embryology procedures, such as ICSI, oocyte retrievals, cryopreservation and embryo culture. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required as well as the ability to deal appropriately with ethical and human sexuality issues.

WIH Internal posting Period: 6/10-6/16/2020