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800.223.2273 Ext 48182 or 216.444.8182



Our Staff

Ashok Agarwal, PhD, HCLD

, the Director of the Clinical Andrology Center and Fertility Laboratory at Avon, and the Director of Research at the American Center for Reproductive Medicine. He holds these positions at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, where he is a Professor at the Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University and, since 1993, Senior Staff in the Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Obstetrics-Gynecology and Women's Health Institute, Anatomic Pathology, and Immunology… more details

Edmund S. Sabanegh, Jr., MD

, is President, Cleveland Clinic Main Campus and President, Regional Hospitals and Family Health Centers for the Cleveland Clinic. He previously served as the Vice Chief of Staff of the Cleveland Clinic and Chairman of the Department of Urology, which, under his leadership, was ranked as the #1 Urology program in the nation according to US News & World Report. more details

Rakesh Sharma, PhD

, has received his Masters of Science in 1983 and his Ph.D. degree in 1992 from Panjab University, Chandigarh, India. He completed his postdoctoral training at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He is the recipient of the American Foundation for Urologic Disease (AFUD) Fellowship from 1999-2001. Rakesh is currently an Associate Professor in Surgery in the Lerner College of Medicine and Case Western Reserve University. He also serves as the Coordinator and QA in-charge of the Andrology Center and manages the American Center for Reproductive Medicine as its Research Coordinator… more details

Sajal Gupta, MD

, is an Assistant Professor in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine. Since 2006, she serves as the Assistant Coordinator of Research at the Center for Reproductive Medicine, and since 2008, she is working as the Technical Supervisor of the Andrology Center and Reproductive Tissue Bank. Dr. Gupta obtained her MBBS degree from the Lady Harding Medical College, University of Delhi, India. After finishing her residency training in Ob-Gyn from the University of Delhi in 1994, she went on to complete two Fellowships in Reproductive Medicine: a WHO Fellowship in 1999, followed by a Research Fellowship at the Center for Reproductive Medicine (CRM) from 2004 through 2007. During her tenure at ACRM, she has earned several awards, including the Award for Highest Productivity in Female Infertility Research, an NIH Travel Award (2006), Research Fellow of the Year (2007), the 2010 Tommaso Falcone Award for Excellence in Female Infertility Research, Scholarship in Teaching Award by Case Western Reserve Medical School (2011 and 2013) and 2012 Innovator Award… more details

Sarah Vij, MD

, is an associate staff physician in the Center for Male Infertility at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Vij graduated from Amherst College with a Bachelor of Arts and then went on to receive her medical degree from Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. She then completed her urology residency at the Cleveland Clinic. After finishing residency, she completed a fellowship in male infertility and andrology at the Cleveland Clinic. She then joined the professional staff in 2018.… more details

For an up to date list of our publications, kindly visit A Scopus Review of Research Publications by the American Center for Reproductive Medicine from 1993 to 2017 is available here.