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Nirvika Singh Sharma, MS, ELD (ABB), MBBS, ELS, ALS, Associate Lab Director, Ovation Fertility San Antonio

Dr. Singh joined the Ovation Fertility IVF lab leadership team on February 7, 2022.

(Nashville, Tennessee) February 7, 2022 – Ovation® Fertility is pleased to announce that Nirvika Singh Sharma, MS, ELD (ABB), MBBS, ELS, ALS, has joined the company as an associate lab director, effective February 7, 2022. In this role, she will oversee IVF, embryology and andrology operations at the Ovation Fertility San Antonio IVF lab, while helping to ensure lab safety and compliance.

“Dr. Singh’s rare combination of clinical and scientific training and experience makes her an incredible asset to our organization,” says Conor Beardsley, Ovation’s COO/President. “Ovation’s IVF lab model is built on partnership between physicians and lab teams, and Dr. Singh’s understanding of both sides of fertility treatment fits perfectly with our collaborative approach to providing the best possible outcomes for the families in our care.”

An ELD board certified IVF lab director, Dr. Singh brings eight years of operational experience as an IVF lab director, team leader, lab manager and senior embryologist in both the United States and India. She also has interdisciplinary knowledge in the medical field, having completed a Bachelor of Medicine-Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree at Pt. Bhagwat Dayal Sharma University of Health Sciences in India, which is the equivalent to a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree in the United States. Dr. Singh also earned a Master of Reproductive Clinical Science degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School.

“My inspiration comes from my belief that the best outcomes can be achieved when clinical and lab science are brought together,” says Dr. Singh. “Ovation is a science-focused company continuously striving to become better and advance the state of the art in IVF, in partnership with fertility specialists. The field of fertility science is evolving every hour of every day, and Ovation is using its wealth of data to support evidence-based science and research to do things better every day.”

Dr. Singh comes to Ovation from the Florida Institute for Reproductive Sciences & Technologies (FIRST IVF), where she served as the embryology lab director after helping to set up that lab in 2018 as a senior embryologist and lab supervisor. She previously worked for the Fertility & IVF Center of Miami as an embryologist. Prior to relocating to the United States to work at the Cleveland Clinic, Center for Reproductive Medicine, as a bench researcher and observer, Dr. Singh worked for the Dr. Shashi Sharma Hospital, where she established the Jind & Umeed Fertility Center in Haryana, India, as an embryology lab director and medical officer.

Learn more about Ovation and Nirvika Singh Sharma at www.OvationFertility.com.

About Ovation Fertility

Ovation® Fertility is a national network of reproductive endocrinologists and scientific thought leaders focused on reducing the cost of having a family through more efficient and effective fertility care. Ovation’s IVF and genetics laboratories, along with affiliated physician practices, work collaboratively to raise the bar for IVF treatment, with state-of-the-art, evidence-based fertility services that give hopeful parents the best chance for a successful pregnancy. Physicians partner with Ovation to offer their patients advanced preconception carrier screening; preimplantation genetic testing; donor egg and surrogacy services; and secure storage for their frozen eggs, embryos and sperm. Ovation also helps IVF labs across America improve their quality and performance with expert off-site lab direction and consultation. Learn more about Ovation’s vision of a world without infertility at www.OvationFertility.com.