Emre U Seli, MD

Clinician in Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; Egg Donation and Gestational Surrogacy Program

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale: Genomics, Genetics, and Epigenetics

Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences: Fertility Center - Egg Donation | In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Program | Perimenopausal & Menopausal Therapy Program | Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Program | Reproductive Sciences: Discovery to Cure Internship | Third Party Reproduction Program | Yale Fertility Center

Pituitary Program

Yale Medical Group


Dr. Seli received his medical degree from the Istanbul Medical School in Turkey and completed his Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Yale University. His postdoctoral training included a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility as well as a research fellowship in molecular biology, both at Yale University. His clinical practice focuses on complex cases of infertility requiring egg donation or gestational surrogacy.

Dr. Seli is the recipient of many National Institutes of Health and pharmaceutical industry-sponsored research grants and has trained more than 50 pre- and post-doctoral fellows. His research focuses on infertility, egg donation and gestational surrogacy, assessment of embryo viability, and ovarian ageing.

Dr. Emre Seli is a current or past member of the editorial boards of Molecular Human Reproduction, Frontiers in Bioscience, Reproductive Sciences, and Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics, and co-editor of Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology Fertility, IVF and Reproductive Genetics. He also edited four books (Non-invasive Management of Gynecologic Disorders, Infertility, Fertility Preservation, and Human Gametes and Pre-implantation Embryos: Assessment and Diagnosis), and published more than 100 scientific articles.

Dr. Seli is the recipient of multiple awards for teaching, clinical excellence, and research, including: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Fellowship Award for Research in Endocrinology of the Postreproductive Woman, Yale University “Resident of Excellence Award” for research, Society for Reproductive Investigation (SRI) President’s Presenter Award, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) Ira and Ester Rosenwaks New Investigator Award, and Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO)-Yale Excellence in Teaching Award.

Education & Training

MD University of Istanbul, Turkey (1992)
Fellow Yale University School of Medicine
Resident Yale University School of Medicine
Board Certification AB of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics & Gynecology (2005)
Board Certification AB of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility (2009)

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Contact Info

Emre U Seli, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Fertility Center150 Sargent Drive, Ste 2nd Floor
New Haven, CT 06511
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Yale Fertiity Center125A Kings Highway North
Westport, CT 06880
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Office Location
Yale Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive SciencesLaboratory for Surgery, Obsterics & Gynecology
375 Congress Avenue, Ste Suite 304B

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
Yale Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive SciencesP.O. Box 208063
New Haven, CT 06520-8063

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