Biography

Dr. Taylor is a Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

After completing her MD at Dalhousie University, Dr. Taylor moved to British Columbia to do her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of British Columbia. She subsequently completed a fellowship in REI and worked at Genesis Fertility Centre from 2007 to 2013. In 2013 Dr. Taylor established the Olive Fertility Centre, where she currently works and is a co-director.

Dr. Taylor has expertise in all areas of REI care. Dr. Taylor has published several papers in peer-reviewed journals and has written three book chapters.

Teaching

Dr. Taylor coordinates the Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility (REI) rotation of the Department’s residency program.

Publications

Chang, H. M., Cheng, J. C., Taylor, E., Leung, P. C. (2014). Oocyte-derived BMP15 but not GDF9  down-regulates connexin43 expression and decreases gap junction intercellular communication activity in immortalized human granulosa cells. Mol Hum Reprod, 20(5):373-83. doi:10.1093/molehr/gau001. Epub 2014 Jan 10.

Taylor, E. L., Min J. Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome: Diagnosis, Prevention and Management. CPG for CFAS 2013

Taylor, E. L., Williams C. (2010). Surgical treatment of endometriosis: location and patterns of disease at reoperation. Fertil Steril. 93:57-61

Tayor, E. L., Hitkari, J. (2009). Hysteroscopic identification of a uterine arteriovenous malformation. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 31:1117-8.

Projects

Dr. Taylor is interested in fertility preservation and IVF and has an ongoing research study of the factors that influence IVF success.

2004 CREOG Highest Overall Examination Mark in residency
AAGL Excellence in Endoscopic Procedures Award
Dr. Harry Wadman Prize in Obstetrics and Gynecology