Ms Asma Khalil is a Consultant Obstetrician at St George’s Hospital and Honorary Senior Lecturer at St George’s Medical School, University of London. Her medical career started with the completion of undergraduate studies in 1999, followed by her gaining her MD from University of London in 2009, following two years’ research into pre-eclampsia (high blood pressure in pregnancy). Additionally, she holds a Master's Degree in Epidemiology from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and an MRC scholarship.
Her subspecialist interest lies in Maternal and Fetal Medicine and she is particularly interested in scanning women and babies with complications in pregnancy but also cares for women with low risk pregnancies. She is also the lead for the Multiple Pregnancy service at St George’s Hospital, the referral unit for the South West London region.
Her involvement in research is reflected by more than 45 peer reviewed research papers in medical journals, and many review articles and book chapters. Her research interests cover hypertensive disease in pregnancy, multiple pregnancy, and other complications of pregnancy. Furthermore, she was also awarded several research prizes, at both national and international meetings.
Ms Khalil is a representative member for fetal medicine at the national Clinical Reference Groups for specialised services. She has active collaborations with international societies, particularly in developing countries. She is an active member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), British Maternal and Fetal Medicine Society (BMFMS), International Society for Prenatal Diagnosis and Therapy (ISPD), International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG), International Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy (ISSHP) and Society of Reproductive Investigation (SRI). She works closely with the team in the Twins and Multiple Births Association (TAMBA).
Primary Medical Qualification
MB BS (1999) - University of Punjab (Pakistan)