Amar Bhide is currently Consultant in Obstetrics and fetal Medicine at the St. George’s Hospital in South London. He is the lead clinician for the Day Assessment Unit and honorary Senior Lecturer at St. George’s University of London. His research interests are in placental disorders, prolonged pregnancy and pre-eclampsia. His clinical interests are in invasive prenatal diagnosis and therapy, high risk pregnancy and multiple pregnancy. He had his basic training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in India, and his sub-speciality training in the United Kingdom. He is a scientific editor of BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. He has published over 120 peer-reviewed articles and 17 book chapters. He has co-authored four books.