Diogo Ayres De CamposMD, PhD
Diogo Ayres de Campos, MD, PhD is Associate Professor at the University of Porto and Consultant in Obstetrics at the S. Joao Hospital in Porto, Portugal. He was the labor ward lead in 2004-2008. His main areas of interest are intrapartum fetal monitoring and obstetric simulation. He has published 67 papers in international indexed peer-reviewed journals, edited 3 books, authored 35 book chapters, and has given 56 invited lectures at international congresses. He was the editor-in-chief of the Acta Obstetrics e Ginecologica Portuguesa in 2006-2010 and is currently Associate Editor of ISRN Obstetrics and Gynecology.
He is the treasurer of the Federation of Portuguese Societies of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the co-ordinator for obstetric simulation at the Portuguese College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He presides over the Portuguese “Comission for Reduction of Cesarean Section rates”, nominated by the Ministry of Health. He is a Council Member of the European Board and College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a member of its Simulation Working Group. He is also a member of the Study Group on Intrapartum Monitoring of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, and of the Safe Motherhood and Newborn Health Committee at FIGO, where he is coordinating the revision of the FIGO guidelines on intrapartum fetal monitoring.