Dr Vanessa Kay developed an interest in Reproductive Medicine as a trainee, working as alecturer in Edinburgh and obtaining an MD studying male factor infertility. Vanessa has worked as a consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecologist since 1999, transferring to work in NHS Tayside 14 years ago. She was the Clinical Lead for Infertility and Person Responsible for the Assisted Conception Unit for 5 years. She continues to work as a gynaecologist with specialist interests in infertility, performing regular clinics and theatre lists in this area. She also does general gynaecology clinics and theatre lists. Vanessa has recently been appointed as Co-Director of the Dundee Institute of Healthcare Simulation (Procedural Skills). Throughout her career, she has developed an increasing role in developing and delivering high quality and innovative medical education, having obtained a Masters in Medical Education in 2012. She was the Teaching Lead in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and lead for undergraduate medical formative assessment over the last 8 years. She is a co-lead for an MSc in Human Clinical Embryology Reproduction and Assisted Conception and continues to actively contribute to research in this field.