Miss Amali Lokugamage

Consultant in obstetrics and gynaecology

Secretary

Work Areas

Dr Lokugamage is a Consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist and involved in medical education in London, UK. Her main clinical interests lie in medical gynaecology and general obstetrics with expertise in normalising birth. Dr Lokugamage’s role covers our general obstetrics service, maternity acupuncture service and the integrated medical gynaecology clinic. Her special clinical interests include normalising birth, maternity acupuncture and holistic gynaecology. Dr Lokugamage also holds the positions of honorary senior lecturer at UCL, deputy lead for undergraduate women’s health at The Whittington Hospital site, is a UCL student support tutor and Deputy Lead of UCL Clinical and Professional Practice.

Biography

Dr Lokugamage is an internationally invited speaker at many multidisciplinary Birth conferences promoting respectful care, dignity and autonomy in maternity services. Her international positions of leadership are; being on the Board of Directors of the International MotherBaby Childbirth Organisation (UN recognised NGO); and on the Editorial Board for the International Journal of Childbirth. She is an Institute of Leadership and Management NHS Champion for Healthcare Human Rights and is involved compassion and patient experience projects at the Whittington Hospital. She was on the Advisory Board for the NGO Human Rights in Childbirth (Dec 2014-Feb 2017). Her lectures on respectful maternity care are on the World Health Organisation website.

Location: The Whittington Hospital

Special Interests

Special interests include Medical Education and has published papers on normalising birth, evidence based medicine, human rights in childbirth, recurrent miscarriage and misoprostol for labour and delivery. She is also interested in integrated medicine where conventional Obstetrics & Gynaecology is merged with Complementary Medicine. She is a Registered Homeopath and practises Acupuncture.

Qualifications

MBChB, BSc, MSc (Epidemiology), MD, FRCOG, SFHEA, Dip. Acupuncture, Dip. Homeopathy

Services

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