A physician shows an ultrasound to a pregnant patient.

Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine

Internationally recognized for our scientific and clinical advances in infertility treatment.

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Groundbreaking research in assisted reproductive technology

Research at the Jones Institute has led to a series of innovations including the first IVF baby in the U.S. and the first intracytoplasmic sperm injection research.

Our current research focuses on:

  • Biology of the endometrium and implantation
  • Development of new contraceptives
  • New treatments for endometriosis and menopause
  • Sperm DNA fragmentation and more

Education and training at the Jones Institute

EVMS students, residents and fellows benefit from working with our renowned faculty:

  • The Jones Institute offers Reproductive Clinical Science Master’s and PhD programs.
  • Medical students have the opportunity to select an elective in infertility at the Jones Institute.
  • OB-GYN residents on the reproductive endocrinology and infertility service work at the Jones Institute.
  • The Jones Institute accepts one fellow annually in reproductive endocrinology and infertility.
Dr. Jacob Mayer works with Reproductive Clinical Sciences students in the lab.

Overcome infertility and become a parent with help from our skilled and caring team.