Professor John Sciarra

MD, PhD - Professor and Chairman Emeritus - Northwestern University Medical School

From USA

John J. Sciarra, MD, PhD is Professor and Chair Emeritus of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwestern University Medical School. In relation to international activities, Dr. Sciarra served as the president of the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) and is editor emeritus of the International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. At the World Health Organization (WHO), he served as Chair of the scientific and ethical review committee of the special program for research, education and research training in human reproduction. He holds Honorary Fellowship in many societies including the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of London and the Indian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. He is the former President of the International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy and is presently Vice President of the International Academy of Human Reproduction. Dr. Sciarra was the founding Editor-in-Chief of the Global Library of Women’s Medicine, that provides open-access educational information for physicians in over 170 countries