Zev Rosenwaks, M.D. is the Director and Physician-in-Chief of the Ronald O. Perelman and Claudia Cohen Center for Reproductive Medicine and Director of the Institute for Reproductive Medicine at the Weill Cornell Medical College and the New York Presbyterian Hospital. He is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, Attending Obstetrician-Gynecologist at New York/Weill-Cornell and the Revlon Distinguished Professor of Reproductive Medicine in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Rosenwaks is internationally renowned for his pioneering work in assisted reproduction. He was the Director of the Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine in Norfolk, Virginia, the unit that achieved the first IVF pregnancy in the United States. He also developed the first egg donation program in the United States.
Dr. Rosenwaks serves as an Overseer on the Weill Cornell Medical College Board of Overseers and has served as a Committee Member for the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Medicine. Dr. Rosenwaks has trained over 60 fellows and was recently awarded the Weill Cornell Medical College Award for Teaching Excellence. He has been listed in New York Magazine’s Best Doctors in New York, the Northeast as well as in Castle Connolly’s guide to America’s Top Doctors. Dr. Rosenwaks has also been featured in interviews on many major media outlets and newspapers.
Dr. Rosenwaks is board certified in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. He is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and was past president of the Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology. Currently, Dr. Rosenwaks serves as Vice President for the New York Obstetrical Society.
Dr. Rosenwaks has published over 340 peer-reviewed articles, 100 invited book chapters and six textbooks. He is the editor of the textbook Reproductive Endocrinology, Surgery and Technology (Lippincott-Raven, 1996) and co-author of Reproductive Medicine Secrets (Hanley & Belfus, 2004). He is Associate Editor of Seminars in Reproductive Medicine and Editorial Editor of Fertility and Sterility and has been Associate Editor of the Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics