Job Summary : Job Summary :
Job Summary :
The Clinical Embryologist at Sidra Medicine specializes in performing diagnostic services and therapeutic embryological procedures, such as in vitro fertilisation (IVF).
The Clinical Embryologist is also responsible for processing, storing and fertilisation of eggs collected from patients.
The Clinical Embryologist communicates with the patients and couple on specific treatment options regarding fertility and involved in research in infertility solutions and collaborates with other medical, nursing and allied health staff in performing required duties.
Key Role Accountabilities :
Provides IVF service that is sensitive and adaptable to the needs of the individual client, couple and family before, during and after treatment, taking into account physical health and abilities, form of involvement in assisted conception, stages of investigation and treatment and other sources of support
Collects eggs and sperm (gametes) from patients for processing
Maintains viability of gametes, tissues and embryos during processing
Conducts micromanipulation and testing of suitability of each gametes
Prepares gametes and the environment for IVF and facilitation of fertilization
Uses assisted reproductive technologies (ART) to help with infertility
Conducts Embryo Biopsy and PGD
Conducts embryo transfers and cryopreservation of Emrbyos and Oocytes.
Conducts Sperm preparation for IUI and ICSI
Checks, caliberates and maintains equipments in IVF lab. - Quality control procedures &Quality Assurance.
Manages and maintains sample preparation after microsurgerial aspiration TESA,TESE &PESA
Preserves gametes and embryos for future use as required for the patient / couple.
Maintains accurate log of counselling referrals and other case related statistics.
Complies client records and maintain on-going case notes as necessary
Performs laboratory tests and procedures in all sections / sections assigned such as Chemistry, Hormones, Hematology, Clinical Pathology, Bacteriology and Virology as required.
Maintains and develops specialist knowledge and skills through (i) a programme of continuous professional development CPD and training (ii) engage with continuing professional supervision separate form management and (iii) regular review of current research, legislation, policy-
making and other activity relevant to the specific patient / client group.
Exercises autonomous professional responsibility for assessment of and provision for the counselling needs of patients / clients referred to the service.
Receives highly complex, sensitive, distressing or contentious information, taking into account confidentiality whilst maintaining client and / or public safety.
Promotes and maintains good working relationships with other professionals, groups, organisations and agencies in order to further patients’ / clients’ support and counselling needs and refer on as necessary for other specialist help
Adheres to Sidra’s standards as they appear in the Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest policies
Essential Requirements :
Bachelor’s in Medical Analysis, Embryology, Medical Technology,Biotechnology or related field.
5+ years of experience handling Clinical Embryology and IVF treatments.
Valid Licence in relevant field in country of origin
Eligiblity to be licenced in Qatar
Preferred Requirements :
MSc in Medical Analysis, Embryology, Medical Technology,Biotechnology or related field.
7+ years of experience handling Clinical Embryology and IVF treatments.