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Caroline
Caroline

Dr Caroline Ovadia

Clinical Senior Lecturer

Biography

Caroline is a Clinical Senior Lecturer at King’s College London and an Honorary Consultant Obstetrician at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, where she leads the obstetric diabetes service. Her special interests are in maternal metabolic disorders and their impact on adverse fetal outcomes.

She was awarded the ROCG William Blair Bell Memorial Lecture and the Harold Malkin Prize, and received the Tommy’s charity “Star Researcher Award” for her work on intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy. She was a member of the former RCOG Stillbirth CSG, and is an advisor for Sands and ICP Support. Caroline is also the Integrated Academic Training Lead in Women’s Health for South London, leads the Research Methods and Applied Statistics module in the MSc in Women and Children’s Health, is the Maternal Medicine representative for BMFMS, and is a passionate clinical and academic educator.

Research

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Maternal and Fetal Disease

The Maternal and Fetal Disease Group is led by Professor Catherine Williamson

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GUARD Trial

GUARD is a Clinical Trial that wants to explore the impact of Ursodeoxycholic Acid (UDCA) compared to metformin in the treatment of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM).

GUARD MEC Study

In this study we want to find out a bit more about how some medicines affect the gut microbiome in women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM).

Project status: Ongoing

News

Impaired liver function during pregnancy may increase risk of childhood obesity

Research from King’s has shown that impaired liver function during pregnancy may alter gut bacteria composition and increase the risk of obesity in children.

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Events

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Renal Pregnancy Symposium

Annual symposium to showcase recent developments in Obstetric Medicine for Nephrologists, Obstetricians, Obstetric Physicians and Midwives..

Please note: this event has passed.

Spotlight

Improving outcomes of high-risk pregnancy

Addressing an unmet meet need for strategies to identify women and babies at risk of serious complications of pregnancy

Maternal health

Research

williamson-banner
Maternal and Fetal Disease

The Maternal and Fetal Disease Group is led by Professor Catherine Williamson

Preterm birth app_promo
GUARD Trial

GUARD is a Clinical Trial that wants to explore the impact of Ursodeoxycholic Acid (UDCA) compared to metformin in the treatment of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM).

GUARD MEC Study

In this study we want to find out a bit more about how some medicines affect the gut microbiome in women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM).

Project status: Ongoing

News

Impaired liver function during pregnancy may increase risk of childhood obesity

Research from King’s has shown that impaired liver function during pregnancy may alter gut bacteria composition and increase the risk of obesity in children.

pregnant lady

Events

23Novrenal pregnancy pic 1 780x450

Renal Pregnancy Symposium

Annual symposium to showcase recent developments in Obstetric Medicine for Nephrologists, Obstetricians, Obstetric Physicians and Midwives..

Please note: this event has passed.

Spotlight

Improving outcomes of high-risk pregnancy

Addressing an unmet meet need for strategies to identify women and babies at risk of serious complications of pregnancy

Maternal health