Prof. Maria Eugenia Poo
Embryology Director at Igenomix
Prof. Maria Eugenia Poo received her biological Sciences Degree in 1986 from the Simon Bolivar University, Caracas, Venezuela. She completed the training in immunology of human reproduction and molecular biology through postgraduate courses at the same university and the Instituto de Estudios Avanzados.
She has more than 20 years of experience in Reproductive Medicine field working as embryologist in leading IVF program in Latin America and Europe has been worked ar the Instituto Valenciono de Infertilidad in Valencia, Spain. She was member of the Prof. Carlos Simon research Center and worked on several research projects with human embryonic stem cells.
In 2011, she joined Igenomix where she is the embryology director, providing worldwide technical support to fertility clinics for the development of PGT programs and develops theoretical training on techniques for improving the results of ART programs.
Since 2016, she is the Country Manager of Igenomix, Mexico.
She is member of various scientific societies, develops educational activities coordinating national and international courses, works as associate professor of University of Valencia, participating in the official master "Biotechnology of Assisted Human Reproduction" and collaborates in different international research projects.