M.D. (Melit.), D.Sc.Med. (Warsaw), F.R.C.O.G. (Lond.), Accr.C.O.G. (Leuven), F.R.C.P.I. (Irel.), Accr.C.O.G. – S.A.C. (Malta)
Clinical Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Resident Professor in Obstetrics & Gynaecology and in Midwifery
Academic Head of Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Born: Cospicua, Malta 18/02/1955.
Educated: St. Aloysius College [Malta], Junior College [Royal University of Malta], University of Malta, Catholic University of Leuven [Belgium], National Research Institute for Mother and Child [Warsaw, Poland].
Furthered specialized medical training in the Cliniques Universitaires St. Raphael/Gasthuisberg [Leuven, Belgium] and the Royal Maternity Hospital [Belfast, N. Ireland].
Qualifications: Medical Doctorate [University of Malta, 1979], Accreditation Certificate in Obstetrics-Gynaecology [Leuven, Belgium, 1985], Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists [U.K., 1986], Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists [U.K., 2000], Doctor of Medical Sciences [Warsaw, Poland, 1997], Member of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland [Ireland, 2001], Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland [Ireland, 2012], Accreditation Certificate in Obstetrics-Gynaecology [S.A.C., Malta, 2003].
Current employment: Consultant Obstetrician-Gynaecologist & Consultant i/c Diabetic Pregnancy Joint Clinic, Department of Health, Malta; Professor and Head of Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine & Surgery and Professor in Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Malta; Specialist Obstetrician-Gynaecologist in Private Practice.
Serves as Hospitaller & Historian to the Grand Priory of the Maltese Islands of the Military and Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem.
Research Interests: Reproductive epidemiology and diabetes & medical disorders in pregnancy. Maltese history with emphasis on medical history. Natural sciences particularly in the fields of geology, herpetology and mammalogy.
Biographic Reference: “Dictionary of Maltese Biographies” (ed. Sciavone MJ) 2009,