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Joan Riley, PhD, HCLD

Associate Professor, Ob/Gyn
Director, IVF Laboratory


  • PhD: Washington University, St. Louis, MO (1999)
  • MSc: University of Leeds, Leeds, England (2015)
  • BS: University of Illinois, Champaign, IL (1992)

Board Certifications

  • 2015- American Board of Bioanalysis High-complexity Clinical Laboratory Director (HCLD)

Societies and memberships

  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine
  • American Association of Bioanalysts

About Dr. Riley

Dr. Riley assumed her role as IVF laboratory director at the Fertility and Reproductive Medicine Center in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Washington University in December 2015.  Previously, Dr. Riley held research positions at Genentech and in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Washington University.

About the lab

  • Erika Doyle, Embryologist, Technical Supervisor
  • Mary Bade, Embryologist
  • Jennifer Bolzenuis, Embryologist
  • Alison Ball, Embryologist
  • Janet Willand, Andrologist, Supervisor
  • Julie Crawford, Andrologist
  • Jennifer Murphy, Andrologist

Contact information and address

Phone: 314-286-2440
Fax: 314-286-2455

Mailing address:
Department of Ob/Gyn
660 S. Euclid Ave., CB 8513
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office location:
4444 Forest Park Ave., Suite 3100
St. Louis, MO 63108
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