SIR SABARATNAM ARULKUMARAN PhD DSc FRCS FRCOG
Innovations to Reduce Postpartum Bleeding and Postpartum Haemorrhage-Related Deaths
Sir Sabaratnam is Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at St. George’s University of London from January 2013 after he retired from his position as Professor and Head of O&G in the same institution from 2001 to 2013. He is also Foundation Professor of O&G at St. George’s Medical School, University of Nicosia from 2014 and Visiting Professor at the Institute of Global Health Policy Innovation, Imperial College, London from 2012. He was Past President of the FIGO (International Federation of Obstetrics & Gynaecology) (2012 – 2015); of the British Medical Association (BMA) June 2013 – June 2014; and of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (RCOG) of the UK (2007-2010). He was recipient of Honorary Doctorate from the University of Athens (2009); Colombo (2014); London (2013); and Lund, Sweden (2014) and Honorary Fellowships from the American, Pakistan, Sri Lankan, South African, Indian, Australia and New Zealand Colleges of O&G and is an Honorary Member of the Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences, USA (2014). He was appointed Knight Bachelor by her Majesty the Queen of the UK in her Birthday Honours List in June 2009 in recognition of his services to Medicine and Health Care.