Elena LabartaMarch 24, 2019
Walter KinneySeptember 15, 2020
Antonio La Marca, Italy
Antonio La Marca
is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences of the Mother, Children and Adults of the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy, and Medical Coordinator at Clinica Eugin Modena in Modena, Italy. He was awarded his MD in 1996 by the University of Siena, Italy, specialized in obstetrics and gynecology in 2001, and gained a PhD in 2004. His clinical activity covers all fields of reproductive medicine and surgery, and he has taken part in thousands of IVF, laparoscopic, and hysteroscopic surgical procedures. Research interests include ovarian reserve and endocrinology and pharmacological manipulation of ovarian activity, including the prediction of ovarian response in IVF, the personalization of ovarian stimulation protocols, the physiological significance of anti-Müllerian hormone and antral follicle count (including their measurement and clinical utility), and conventional and alternative strategies for ovarian stimulation. In addition to his clinical and research activities. Active member of several national and international professional and scientific societies, has served as consultant for Italian Ministry of Health for infertility-related issues. He has published extensively in his field, being recognized as author or co-author of more than 160 peer-reviewed articles and numerous chapters in national and international textbooks, and is currently principal investigator in several phase 3 and 4 trials; his current h -index is 44, with more than 8,000 citations. He is member of the Editorial Board of the journal Reproductive Biomedicine Online.