Penn State Health Embryologist - Reproductive Endocrinology in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: Some weekends
Work with aspects of in-vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment and other programs of assisted reproduction. This includes working with human or animal gametes i.e. sperm, eggs and embryos. Duties include; oocyte retrieval, semen preparations, fertilization, monitoring of embryo development, cryopreservation, and micromanipulation procedures for ICSI and assisted hatching.
Bachelor's degree in biology, zoology, biochemistry or other related scientific field plus (3) years of clinical/research experience in a cell culture Laboratory required.
Experience in an In Vitro Fertilization laboratory preferred.
Micromanipulation experience preferred.
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Union: Non Bargained