The “journey of infertility” is often an emotional one, which is why Dr. Jennifer Mersereau is there to hold her patient’s hand every step of the way. Her warm-hearted approach to treatment made her a natural fit to join UNC Fertility in 2007. Now the clinic’s medical director, her compassionate care is synonymous with, and an integral part of, UNC Fertility.

Raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Dr. Mersereau attended college at Northwestern University, and received her MD from the University of Pittsburgh. She completed a residency in OB/GYN and earned a master’s in Clinical Investigation (MSCI) at Northwestern. She completed fellowship training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at the University of California at San Francisco.

Dr. Mersereau is Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Director of the Fertility Preservation Program at UNC. She is board-certified in both obstetrics and gynecology as well as in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. She has published many peer-reviewed research articles in the field, and has received numerous awards for her research.

Dr. Mersereau has special interest and expertise in:

  • Infertility
  • In vitro fertilization
  • Fertility preservation for patients with cancer
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome