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Shereen Zulfiqar Bhutta

Professor and Chair Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dean, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre

Dr. Shereen Bhutta is the Professor and Head of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center Karachi.

She has over 30 years’ experience as a Teacher/Trainer for medical students and postgraduate trainees and has been the Vice President of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Pakistan,  a member of the Faculty of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and a Counsellor of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan as well as a member of the Pakistan Representative Committee of Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists London. 

Dr Shereen Bhutta has been recognized internationally for her contributions to the specialty and was awarded by the International Federation of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (FIGO) in 2009, in recognition of contributions to women’s  health in the developing world. She has also served on the  Safe Motherhood and Newborn Health Committee of FIGO and oversaw a major FIGO-SOGP Project on Community based interventions to reduce maternal and newborn mortality and morbidity in rural Sindh.  She has been the principal Investigator of several projects awarded by the World Health Organization and Pakistan Medical and Research Council and was profiled in the ‘Lancet’ in 2010 in recognition of services rendered nationally & internationally.