Dr. Antonio La Marca is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia and the Coordinator of Clinical Activity of Clinica Eugin Modena, Italy. He graduated in Medicine and Surgery and completed the residency program in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Siena and obtained the PhD on Biology of Germ Cells at the same institution. His clinical activity covers all the field of Reproductive Medicine and Surgery and has taken part in thousands of IVF, laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgical procedures.
Present scientific interests include: ovarian reserve and pharmacological manipulation of ovarian activity. He is a pioneer in the field of the physiological significance of AMH and AFC, their measurement and clinical utility. Moreover he has published a long list of original articles dealing with the prediction of ovarian reserve and response in IVF and the personalization of ovarian stimulation protocols. He is author or co-author of more than 160 articles published on peer-reviewed journals and authored many chapters on national and international textbooks. He has been invited speaker in more than a hundred international scientific meetings.
He has been involved in several phase 3 and 4 trials as Principal Investigator and is recipient of several competitively assigned research funds. He is active member of many national and international professional and scientific societies and consultant for Italian Ministry of Health for infertility related issues.