Chrysa Karakosta, BSc, MSc
Lab Director & International Patient Coordinator
Chrysa is the Lab co-Director at Newlife Center of Reproductive Medicine, in Thessaloniki Greece, from the beginning of 2010 and the international patient coordinator.
She studied Applied Biology (BSc) at Kingston University, UK. She has two postgraduate titles: MSc Human Reproductive Biology from the Imperial College of London and a Diploma and Certificate in Clinical Embryology from the Association of Clinical Embryologists (ACE) Training Committee and the Institute of Biology (IOB), UK.
She specialized in IVF and ICSI at King’s College Hospital, London. She periodically visited The Bridge IVF Clinic, Lagos Nigeria to organize and supervise the laboratory set up. She held the position of Senior Clinical Embryologist in large IVF Centers in Thessaloniki from 2001 to the end of 2009. She is a certified Senior Clinical Embryologist by ESHRE. She is a member of the Pan-Hellenic Society of Clinical Embryologists (PEKE), ESHRE, and ALPHA Scientists in Reproductive Medicine. She was a board member of PEKE from 2005 to 2008.