Has served as President of European Boardand College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (EBCOG) for three years (2014-2017). Chaired the EBCOG Working Party on Standards of Care since 2010.
International Consultant to UNFPA for EECA Region, and is also serving as Senior Clinical advisor NIHR National Audit of Urinary Incontinence in the UK since 2016.
Was made “Commander of the order of British Empire (CBE)” in 2012 by Queen Elizabeth II for his services to the Women’s health.
Medical Adviser to the Jennifer Brown Fife Research Appeal (Piggy Bank Kids) which has raised £250,000 for midwifery-led projects in Fife (2004-2011). Life trustee of ”Lindsay Stewart R&D Foundation at the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists”.
Research interests: induction of labor, outcome-related multicentre obstetrics/Gynaecology audits, Gynaecological outcomes, Obesity and reproductive outcomes, Pelvic endometriosis, and developing standards of care by interrogation of National Maternity and Gynaecological database.
Has edited 8 books and published more than 190 peer-reviewed papers and chapters. Has also delivered more than 185 lectures around the globe.