Kirill Ilyin

Head of embryology laboratory, Сo-founder of GMS IVF
  • Practising in the field since 2007. With GMS since 2016
  • Foreign languages known: English
  • Hobbies: Travelling
Areas of interest:
  • Vitrification
  • Assisted Hatching
  • Cell cultures
  • Polar body removal or blastomere biopsy (sampling for PGD tests)


I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University


  • Medical Residency in Clinical Pathology at the Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education

Advanced Professional Training

  • At University in Ulm, Germany (in Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine Division, Clinic for Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Ulm University)
  • At University Hospital Brussels (in Centre for Reproductive Medicine of UZ Brussel)
  • At Clinic in Salzburg and Bergen, Austria (in IVF Centers Prof. Zech)
  • At D.O. Otto FSBSI Research Institute of Obstetrics, Gynaecology, and Reproductology. RAMS North-West Branch (in Assisted Reproductive Technologies (specialization for embryologists))


  • Certificate of participation in «The search for excellence in IVF laboratories: Towards the Best» at ESHRE Campus symposium Bologna, Italy, 23-24 January 2009
  • Certificate of participation in «The challenges of embryo transfer» at ESHRE Pre-congress course Stockholm, Sweden, 3 July 2011
  • Certificate from NIH Clinical Center for Educational course «Principles and Practice of Clinical Research» Moscow, Russia, 14-18 November 2011
  • Certificate from Origio Core Embryology Course, Malov, Denmark, May, 2012
  • Certificate of participation in ESHRE Campus symposium organized by the ESHRE Special Interest Groups Andrology and Embryology titled «The best Sperm for the Best Oocyte» Athens, Greece, 6-7 October 2012
  • Certificate of participation in «Embryo biopsy and cell handling, implementing new technologies and techniques» at Istanbul, Turkey, January 23-24, 2014 organized by RI Hands on Workshop and Lectures GCP On-line Course, 2014