Associate Professor Jeremy Thompson is an NHMRC Research Fellow, The University of Adelaide. His research interests lies in discovering the metabolic determinants of developmental potential within mammalian oocytes and embryos. His work is relevant to both human infertility treatment and domestic animal application. He has held the position of Chairman of the International Embryo Transfer Society and Co-Director of the University’s Research Centre for Reproductive Health. He has published over 125 peer-reviewed articles, reviews, reports and book chapters. He has been a member of SRB for nearly 30 years and has been Secretary and is the current Treasurer of the Society.