International Maternity Expo 2019

Dr Anita Makins

Director FIGO PPIUD Initiative & Consultant Obstetrics & Gynaecology, International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust

Dr Anita Makins is Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust and Director of PPIUD Initiative at FIGO (International Federation of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists).

Anita has a Masters in Public Health from the London School Of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and has considerable experience working for INGOs in developing countries in Sub-Saharan Africa in improving women’s health.

Her current role in FIGO involves directing a multinational initiative in post partum family planning, working with FIGO’s  Contraception Working Group and with the WHO on disseminating best practice guidelines in Family Planning.