Yona Barak


Yona Barak

Dr Yona Barak Laboratories LTD Israel


Yona Barak is one of the pioneers in the field of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF). She graduated the Faculty of Life Sciences in conjunction with the Department of Clinical Biochemistry, in Tel Aviv University. A desired lecturer, expert, one of the world-seniors scientists in the field of IVF and former chairman of the IVF organization Alpha Scientists for Reproductive Medicine. She has been involved in more than 40,000 IVF babies around the world.   Her expertise in the field of reproductive medicine was completed as part of the team which initiated one of the first IVF laboratories in Israel combining science with medicine. The first laboratory was established and operated in HaKirya hospital. 30 years have passed since then and she is still prospering in the field of reproductive medicine. She is engaged in setting up IVF units, around the world. In 1986 she was one of the founders of the IVF unit at the Medical Center in Herzliya, worked there as a partner and in charge of the management for about 25 years. Over the years, she was a partner, and founded and managed a number of IVF laboratories in Israel and abroad. Throughout her career, she has been collaborating with leading physicians and scientists in the field of IVF