EPRD focuses its research effort in areas of embryology, andrology, cryopreservation, idiopathic infertility, reproductive genetics and novel technologies IVF. Most of EPRDs research is based on the small research projects in-built within the two coursework degrees: GradDipRepSi and MClinEmb. However EPRD staff also take on a limited number of honours, MRepSc and PhD students in the following areas:

  • Idiopathic infertility
  • Sperm DNA damage analysis
  • Oocyte and embryo vitrification
  • Fertility preservation
  • Vitrification of ovarian tissue and follicles
  • In vitro oocyte maturation and In vitro and in vivo growth of follicles
  • Novel technologies for improving embryo culture and embryo selection
  • Reproductive genetics
  • Artificial intelligence in IVF