Dr Kersti Lundin obtained her PhD in Zoophysiology at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden in 1991. She thereafter started as an embryologist and researcher at the Unit of Reproductive Medicine, Sahlgrenska Hospital, Gothenburg, where she became Laboratory Director of Reproductive Medicine in 1997 and Associate Professor in 2004. Dr Lundin has published a large number of articles and chapters in international and national scientific journals and books. She has been involved in the start and running of both the Swedish and Nordic IVF Laboratory Associations.
Her main subjects of interest are basic and clinical embryology, including embryo development and cryopreservation. She was a member of the ESHRE ExCo (2005-2009), of the SIG Embryology board (2005- 2013), and of the Embryology certification board (2007-2015).