Melissa R. Johnson

Senior Embryologist

We are excited to add the caring and dedicated expertise of Melissa Johnson to the CFS team. Melissa graduated from Cornell University in 2001 with a cum laude Bachelor of Science degree in biological sciences.  Her love of research and a concentration in genetics and embryonic development led her to a career in human embryology within reproductive medicine.   Melissa started her embryology career at Reproductive Medicine Associates (RMA) of New Jersey and became embryology laboratory supervisor at RMA of New York.  After five years mastering embryology techniques, Melissa  joined South Florida Institute for Reproductive Medicine and continued to excel within embryology, becoming a certified embryology technical supervisor adding to her great enthusiasm for participation in research projects and training of embryologists. Melissa is an active member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine and has co-authored several scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals.

Married to her husband, Jon, for the last six years, they love the pace of life here in the lowcountry with their wonderful son, Marcos.