Dr. Brendan completed his PhD at the National University of Ireland, Galway. His early training was undertaken at Galway Fertility Unit in Ireland where he spent nine years as a senior Clinical Embryologist. Dr. Brendan helped establish the first fertility clinic in Ireland offering genetic screening of embryos BeaconCARE Fertility, having previously worked as Scientific Director and Lead Embryologist at London Fertility Centre. In 2008 he was one of the first to qualify with ESHRE as a European Senior Clinical Embryologist and, later that year, was accepted for diplomat membership of the Royal College of Pathologists. Dr. Brendan Ball joined Bourn Hall Fertility Clinic in October 2015 to take up the position of Laboratory Director He is an experienced ICSI and Embryo Biopsy practitioner. He is passionate about getting the best results possible for his patients.