Clinical Embryology & Andrology

Eastern Virginia Medical School, through its prestigious Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine, is a pioneer of assisted reproductive technology (ART). In 1981, the first in vitro fertilization baby in the United States was born through the efforts of The Jones Institute. The Jones Institute is widely acknowledged to be an international leader in clinical and scientific research in ART, and has trained many prominent physicians and scientists.


Student looking in an inverted microscope








Now Accepting Applications for the next cohort beginning May 2016


Live Information webinar

If you are interested in finding out more about the CEA MS program or if you have specific questions about how to apply to the program or would like to know more about a career in IVF please email Professor Helena Russell to set up a live session:



This website reflects current program information, including admissions criteria and curricula.  Information is subject to change.