Annex 1External experts, WHO staff involved in the preparation of the guideline, and summary of declarations of interest

Publication Details

A. Guideline Development Group (participants in the WHO Technical Consultation)

Members (WHO External Advisers)

Professor Hany Abdel-Aleem

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Women's Health Center

Assiut University Hospital

Assiut

Egypt

Dr Catherine Deneux-Tharaux

Medical Epidemiologist and Researcher

Inserm U953

Recherche épidémiologique en santé périnatale et santé des femmes et des enfants

Hôpital Tenon

Paris

France

Dr Bukola Fawole

Senior Lecturer

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

College of Medicine

University of Ibadan

Ibadan

Nigeria

Dr Atf Ghérissi

Maître Assistante Universitaire en Sciences de l'Education appliquées à la Santé

Ecole Supérieure des Sciences et Techniques de la

Santé Université

Tunis-El Manar

Tunisia

Ms Gill Gyte

Research Associate

Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

University of Liverpool

Liverpool Women's Hospital NHS Trust

Crown Street

United Kingdom

Dr Justus Hofmeyr

Director

Effective Care Research Unit

University of the Witwatersrand/University of Fort Hare/Eastern Cape Department of Health

Amalinda Drive

Private Bag X9047

East London

Eastern Cape 5201

South Africa

Dr Simon Lewin

Senior Researcher

Global Health Unit

Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services & Medical Research Council, South Africa

Oslo

Norway

Professor Syeda Batool Mazhar

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Mother and Child Health Centre (MCH) Pakistan

Institute of Medical Sciences

Islamabad

Pakistan

Professor Suneeta Mittal

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Officer-in-Charge of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Research on Human Reproduction

All India Institute of Medical Sciences

New Delhi

India

Dr Enrique Oyarzun

Chairman

Department Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Facultad de Medicina

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago

Chile

Dr Zahida Qureshi

Senior Lecturer

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

University of Nairobi

Nairobi

Kenya

Professor Hamid Rushwan

Chief Executive

International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics

FIGO House, Suite 3

Waterloo Court, 10 Theed Street

London

SE1 8ST

United Kingdom

Dr Jeffrey Michael Smith

Director, Maternal Health, MCHIP

Washington

USA

Dr Tran Son Thach

Perinatal Epidemiologist

Australian Research Centre for Health of Women and Babies

Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

The University of Adelaide

Women's and Children's Hospital

King William Road

Australia

Dr Dilys Walker

Associate Professor

Department of Global Health and Obstetrics & Gynecology

University of Washington

Ninth & Jefferson Building, Harborview Medical Center

Seattle, WA

USA

Observers

Ms Deborah Armbruster

Senior Maternal and Newborn Health Advisor

Center for Population, Health and Nutrition

United States Agency for International Development

Washington D.C.

USA

Ms Jennifer Blum

Gynuity Health Projects

New York

USA

Ms Claire Glenton

Senior Researcher

Nordic Cochrane Centre, Norwegian Branch/Global Health Unit

Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services

Oslo

Norway

Dr Sarah Rosenbaum

Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services

Oslo

Norway

Ms Mary Ellen Stanton

Senior Reproductive Health Advisor

Center for Population, Health and Nutrition

United States Agency for International Development

Washington D.C.

USA

Ms Clare Waite

Project Manager

Misoprostol for Post-Partum Haemorrhage in Low

Resource Settings

International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics

FIGO House

London

United Kingdom

Dr Beverly Winikoff

Gynuity Health Projects

New York

USA

WHO Regional and Country Offices

AFRO

Dr Alicia Carbonell

National Professional Officer

Making Pregnancy Safer and Reproductive Health

Bureau de pays de l'OMS

PO Box CP 377

Maputo

Mozambique

SEARO

Dr Narimah Awin

Medical Officer

Making Pregnancy Safer and Reproductive Health

Department of Family and Research

World Health Organization

Regional Office for South-East Asia

World Health House, Indraprastha Estate

Mahatma Gandhi Marg

New Delhi 110 002

India

WPRO

Dr Hiromi Obara

Medical Officer

Maternal and Child Health and Nutrition

Building Healthy Communities and Populations

World Health Organization

Regional Office for the Western Pacific

P.O. Box 2932

1000 Manila

Philippines

External Secretariat

Dr Edgardo Abalos

Centro Rosarino de Estudios Perinatales (CREP)

Rosario

Argentina

Dr Virginia Diaz

Centro Rosarino de Estudios Perinatales (CREP)

Rosario

Argentina

Dr Natasha Hezelgrave

Academic Clinical Fellow, Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Kings College London

Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

London

United Kingdom

WHO Secretariat

Dr Michael Mbizvo

Director

Department of Reproductive Health and Research

Dr Ana Pilar Betran

Medical Officer

Improving Maternal and Perinatal Health Research, Evidence and Norms

Department of Reproductive Health and Research

Dr Metin Gülmezoglu

Lead Specialist

Improving Maternal and Perinatal Health Research, Evidence and Norms

Department of Reproductive Health and Research

Dr Matthews Mathai

Coordinator

Epidemiology, Monitoring and Evaluation

Department of Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent

Health (MCA)

Dr João Paulo Souza

Medical Officer

Improving Maternal and Perinatal Health Research, Evidence and Norms

Department of Reproductive Health and Research

Dr Joshua Vogel

Improving Maternal and Perinatal Health Research, Evidence and Norms

Department of Reproductive Health and Research

Dr Mariana Widmer

Technical officer

Improving Maternal and Perinatal Health Research, Evidence and Norms

Department of Reproductive Health and Research

B. Guideline Steering Group

Dr A. Metin Gülmezoglu (WHO)

Dr Matthews Mathai (WHO)

Dr João Paulo Souza (WHO)

Dr Edgardo Abalos (CREP)

Dr Virginia Diaz (CREP)

Dr Natasha Hezelgrave (KCL)

C. Summary of the declarations of interest: Members of the GDG