Asma Khalil is a consultant obstetrician at St George’s Hospital and Professor at St George’s Medical School, University of London. She is a subspecialist in Maternal and Fetal Medicine. She gained her MD(Res) at the University of London in 2009. She also has a Masters degree in Epidemiology from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and an MRC scholarship.
She has published more than 170 peer reviewed papers, and many published review articles and chapters. She was awarded many research prizes, both at national and international meetings. Her research interests include hypertensive disease in pregnancy and fetal growth restriction. She is committed to the implementation of clinical guidelines in practice and believes that they could reduce inequalities in care across the NHS. She is an Expert Advisor to NICE and co-chaired the South West Maternity Network. She also chaired the Steering Committee of the Maternity Engagement Project to improve the outcomes of multiple pregnancies by implementing NICE quality standards. She is a member of the national fetal medicine Clinical Study Group.