Director of IVF Laboratories / Scientific Director
Dr Munaf acquired his PhD at the University of Kentucky, MSc at the University of Central Lancashire, Preston, U.K, Post-graduate in Assisted Reproductive Technology at the University of Warwick, Coventry, U.K, MS in Clinical Embryology at the University of Valencia, completed his embryology Training and certification at Bourn Hall, Cambridge, UK and PGD training at the University of London, U.K. Mind Body Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Boston, U.S.A
Dr. Munaf worked as a Director of IVF Laboratories for Hartland Fertility & Gynecology Clinic, Winnipeg, MB and Group of Procrea Fertility Centers / IntegraMed Fertility; Consultant Embryologist at Center for Reproductive Medicine & Robotic Surgery , St Louis, U.S.A.; Senior Embryologist at Kentucky Center for Reproductive Medicine, Kentucky, U.S.A.; Senior Embryologist at TCART, Toronto, Canada.
Dr. Munaf is one of the founding members of Anova Fertility & Reproductive Health, an experience that is a great challenge and continues to contribute to his expertise in implementing innovate IVF labs.
He has contributed and presented in many Research Abstracts, presentations and Publications. He has contributed a chapter to the Textbook “Contemporary Perspectives on Assisted Reproductive Technology” (Elsevier, 2005). And “A Practical Guide to Mouse Preimplantation Embryology and Human Assisted Reproductive Technology” (Lady Brook Minarva, Australia).
He is one of the reviewers for the Journal of Assisted Reproductive and Genetics (JARG), U.S.A.
Dr. Munaf has extensive working experience as a Clinical Embryologist in the IVF Laboratories of different parts of the world. His research focus is on Morphometric Analysis of Oocytes and Embryos, morphokinetic characteristics of human embryo developments, the role of Complimentary Medicine (Homeopathy) in IVF treatments and Regenerative Medicine. He is a registered and certified homeopath from College of Homeopaths of Ontario.
At Anova Fertility Dr. Munaf initiated a Coop Program for students studying in life science at University of Toronto and McMaster University. Where he mentors the students for a career in embryology.
Dr Munaf is a Certified Embryologist from Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society (CFAS) The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM); American Association of Bioanalysis (AAB); American College of Embryology (ACE).