AND INFERTILITY FELLOW
Basking Ridge, NJ
“I feel honored to have been selected to learn from such an impressive team of clinicians and researchers at Jefferson-RMA. Having grown up in New Jersey, it feels surreal that I will be completing my training in my home state. I am confident that I will receive unparalleled training and mentorship here and I am looking forward to working with and learning from the IVI-RMA leaders in the field.”
Blake Vessa, MD, will join the Jefferson-RMA Program in July 2023. She is a New Jersey native who grew up nearby. She graduated from Washington and Lee University after completing a double major in Biology and Spanish, during which she was inducted into the Alpha Epsilon Delta Premedical Honor Society. She then received her medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. During medical school, Blake was awarded the John M. Gibbons Award, a grant to fund her attendance at the ACOG Annual Clinical & Scientific Meeting. She completed her residency at Rutgers Health/Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center Program. During residency, Blake was awarded the Resident Research Award and was also elected as the Education Chief Resident. She has published several peer-reviewed articles in various journals, including The Green Journal and Fertility and Sterility Reports. Her research has also been presented at several national conferences, including the Society for Reproductive Investigation and the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. Dr. Vessa is honored to be joining the prestigious team at Jefferson-RMA for fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.