Dr. Awatif Bahar

MD - Consultant, Obstetrics, Gynecology & Endocrine - Dubai Gyn & Fertility Centre

From UAE

Dr. Awatif Juma Al Bahar is Medical Director andSeniorConsultant in Obstetrics/Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology at the Dubai Gynecology and Fertility Centre. She has held multiple posts in various capacities in OBS/GYN and is currently Director of the IVF Board of the Ministry of Health of UAE.

After completing her graduation, Dr. Awatif specialized in Obstetrics and Gynecology from the German Board in Koln and has a membership in Endocrine and Infertility from Academic University in Bonn.

Dr. Awatif was selected in 2002 to be part of the Dubai Excellency Programme. Her name is mentioned in the UAE Book of Special Personalities of All Fields (i.e. Medicine, Politics, Art etc.). She has also been awarded a leader in medicine and social services by His Highness Amro Mosa in 2004 and felicitated as Hero of Healthcare in 2012 by His Highness, Ruler of Ajman.

Dr. Awatif is the Chairperson of the Emirates Obs/Gyne and Fertility Forum (EOFF) and a regular speaker on UAE activities in mother and child health. She has also had many publications on polycystic ovariesand infertility.