Lab Staff

Women & Infants' Fertility Center IVF Lab

Richard Hackett, MS | Lab staffRichard Hackett, MS, HCLD

Richard Hackett has brought many new procedures to the IVF laboratory and has ensured that the space is on the leading edge of technology. He performed in vitro fertilization (IVF) for the first “test tube” baby in Rhode Island and has been part of more than 10,000 IVF cycles. His main research interests have been with steroid hormones and oocyte structure, and he has been an author on many abstracts, papers and book chapters.

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Dr. Shunping Wang | Lab staffShunping Wang, PhD, HCLD

IVF Lab Director Dr. Shunping Wang works to individualize treatment for each patient to offer him or her the best opportunity for success. Dr. Wang is inspired by the fact that the field of reproductive endocrinology and infertility is progressing rapidly and new innovations and improvements are made every day. Dr. Wang feels strongly that with his background and training, he is able to make significant contributions.

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photo-Embryologist-Meagan-BonnerMeagan Bonner, Embryologist

 

photo-Embryologist-Benning-CaoBenning Cao, Embryologist

Benning Cao has 17 years of experience at Women & Infants’ Fertility Center.

photo-Embryologist-Susan-CaseySusan Casey, Embryologist

 

photo-Embryologist-Julie-LaBrecheJulie Labreche, Embryologist

Julie Labreche has 25 years of experience at Women & Infants’ Fertility Center.

photo-Embryologist-Monique-OBrienMonique O’Brien, Embryologist

Monique O’Brien has 15 years of experience at Women & Infants’ Fertility Center.

photo-Embryologist-Deborah-PierceDeborah Pierce, Embryologist

Deborah Pierce has 24 years of experience at Women & Infants’ Fertility Center.