Professor Abha Maheshwari is the lead consultant for Reproductive Medicine and Surgery in Aberdeen Fertility Centre. Being Person Responsible and laboratory director, she is fully aware of clinical and legislative practices as well as challenges facing fertility treatments. She has been part a number of subcommittees working on Scottish Guidance on various aspects of fertility over the years. Nationally she is a panel member for licence centres in HFEA and Andrology special interest Group of British Fertility Society.
She is also subspecialty training supervisor for RCOG accredited subspeciality training in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery as well as trainer for multiple training modules for British Fertility Society.
She is a strong advocate for research and research being lead and delivered in clinical setting to improve patient care. She is also Clinical lead for Reproductive Health and Childbirth for National Research Scotland after having had personal fellowships from Chief Scientist Office for working on safety and efficacy of Assisted Reproduction. She has published extensively in the field both primary and secondary research and given talks nationally and internationally.
She strongly believes in delivering excellence in training, research and clinical service, hand in hand within an NHS setup.