David Keefe, MD

Professor; Stanley H. Kaplan Professor and Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Cell Biology

NYU Fertility Center

Cell Biology, Dermatology

Cell Biology, Obstetrics and Gynecology



Contact Information

660 First Avenue
NYU Fertility Center
 5th Floor

New York, NY 10016

Phone: 212-263-3360

Fax: 212-263-7853 Email: David.Keefe@nyumc.org

Research Summary

Dr. Keefe is a physician-scientist whose research focusing on egg infertility, reproductive aging and stem cells has received funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), and the King Foundation. His research has also been awarded several U.S. patents and his work has been presented to peers both nationally and internationally. As an award-winning teacher and researcher, Dr. Keefe has published extensively with more than 150 papers and abstracts in publication. He has won the ASRM General Program, Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology and New England Fertility Society Prize Paper Awards. Dr. Keefe is also a long-time participant in a number of key professional associations, has served as the Scientific Chair of the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, on the Board of Resolve and the Editorial Boards of the journals Human Reproduction and the Journal of Assisted Reproductive Technology and Genetics, and as a reviewer for such publications as the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and the New England Journal of Medicine.

His clinical practice focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of infertility, including in vitro fertilization (IVF).