Barry S. Verkauf M.D., M.B.A is board certified in Gynecology, Reproductive Endocrinology, Infertility. He is also board certified in Obstetrics, but has not practiced obstetrics in many years. His gynecologic expertise includes IVF and reproductive surgery, endocrine disorders, menopause and sexuality. He graduated from Tulane medical school, and received postdoctoral training at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was on the founding faculty at the University of South Florida College of Medicine where he continues as an Affiliate Professor and initiated its Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. He founded The Reproductive Medicine Group in Tampa where he practiced and was responsible for the first IVF pregnancy on Florida's West Coast. He served as the delegate to the AMA for the American Society of Reproductive Medicine for 15 years, has been regularly recognized among various "Best Doctors" lists and was selected by Marquis Who's Who for its Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016. Dr. Verkauf also has multiple medical publications, including 3 book chapters and 3 books.