Dr Nuzhat Aziz is a Senior Obstetrics Consultant, with a special interest in High Risk pregnancy, post stillbirth pregnancy. Her areas of interest are labour ward management and high-risk pregnancy, maternal near miss, maternal morbidity reduction projects, clinical risk management and reduction of stillbirths. She was associated with Fernandez hospital for past 20 years, since 2002, which is a tertiary referral perinatal center with 10,000 births annually. Her tenure included many designations; importantly as the head of the department of obstetrics from 2011 to 2021, head of academics department from 2006 to 2013, Labourist concept from 2003 to 2006. She is the coordinator with Perinatal Institute, Birmingham UK for the GAP (Growth Assessment Protocol) project for reduction of stillbirths. Her work has been around streamlining obstetric care with protocols, guidelines, certifications, clinical risk management, early warning systems (maternal early warning trigger tool) and auditing the obstetric data, for the maternity dashboard. One of the major projects over past 4 years has been the complete digitalization of obstetric medical records (EMR) for the hospital. An advisory team member on few of Govt of India projects related to planning of Labour suites and obstetric HDU / ICU. Academics work can be summarized as few publications; research articles (10), chapters (16), paper presentation awards (9), best junior researcher from FOGSI twice, national / international faculty at conferences, Examiner & inspector with NBE New Delhi. Current Vice president, Stillbirth Society of India and Board member – AAFP Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) India in association with EMRI.
Certified in ACLS / BLS Provider certification, ALSO (Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics) Provider and Instructor,K2MS Certification for Fetal Monitoring & all obstetric emergencies Medical disorders in pregnancy RCOG certification Perineal Repair Certification, instructor GAP – Gestation Related Optional Weight Certification (Perinatal Institute, UK), COVID Contact tracing certification, John Hopkins, Intelligent intermittent auscultation from e-Integrity, Peer Review Online certification, Good clinical practice certification, Gyn Zone certification for perineal obstetric trauma repair.
She loves drawing, calls herself an artist, with passion for obstetrics.