Mary Lake Polana
Chembio Diagnostics appointed Mary Lake Polana, a professor of clinical obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive sciences at Yale University School of Medicine, to its board of directors.
Polan focuses on reproductive health for women. She is a women's health researcher, and her work on ovarian function, reproductive endocrinology, and infertility has been published and cited throughout the scientific community. Polan has experience in leadership roles at several medical schools, and prior to Yale, she served as an adjunct professor in the obstetrics and gynecology department at Columbia University School of Medicine. Previously, Polan spent 15 years as the chair of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Stanford University School of Medicine.