Dr. Zini received his Medical degree and completed his urologic training at McGill University in Montreal. He then completed a fellowship in male infertility at the New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Centre and The Population Council in New York. Dr. Zini is Professor of Urology at McGill University and Head of the Division of Urology at St. Mary’s Hospital in Montreal. Dr. Zini is also the Director of the Andrology Fellowship Program at McGill University. He has supervised over 25 medical residents and over 15 clinical fellows. Dr. Zini’s main expertise is in the area of male infertility. His clinical research interests include varicoceles, sperm retrieval techniques and the role of semen oxidants and antioxidants in male infertility. He has focused his basic research activity on the study of human sperm DNA damage and the impact of this damage on male fertility potential. Dr. Zini has published over 150 papers, 15 book chapters and has co-edited 2 books on the role of sperm DNA damage in male infertility. Dr. Zini has served on several national and international committees for the development of guidelines on the evaluation and treatment of male infertility and associated urological disorders. In 2010, he co-founded a nutraceuticals company that develops supplements for male infertility and urological disorders.
B.Sc., McGill University, 1982-1985; MDCM, McGill University, 1985-1989
Department of Surgery-Urology, McGill University, 1989-1994;
Fellowship, Infertility, Department of Surgery-Urology, Cornell University, 1994-1996