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Dr. Rekha Daver

Dr Rekha G Daver Professor and Head Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Grant Govt Medical College & Sir J J Group of Hospitals Mumbai has been heading the department for the last 15 years. She has been Professor since 1995 (20 years) and Associate Professor for 14 years (1981 to 1990) and Assistant Professor ( Lecturer) since 1979. Dr. Daver has been a dedicated full time teacher for last 36 years and a Post Graduate Teacher for last 31 years in various Medical Colleges in the State of Maharashtra.
Dr. Daver is a keen researcher and her areas of interest is Mother and Child care and Family Welfare including Family Planning. She is Principal Investigator of ICMR - HRRC (Human Reproduction Research Center) for last 15 years and carried out many research projects on Newer Contraceptives like Injectable, Implants, Female Condom and Vaginal Ring.
Dr. Daver has carried out extensive work in Prevention of Mother to child Transmission of HIV for the last 14 years and hence Sir JJ Hospital has been recognized as "NACO PMTCT Center of Excellence" which has delivered 1240 HIV mothers with success rate of above 90% in preventing transmission of HIV to new born. Also she has conducted PMTCT training for Professors of OBGY, Pediatrics, Microbiology, Nurses and Counselors across the states of Maharashtra, Gujarat, UP and Nagaland.
Dr. Daver was nominated by Govt. of India on National task force on HIV/AIDS Research & Development, HIV surveillance and STI (Sexually Transmitted Infection).
She was member of postgraduate committee of Medical Council of India.
Dr. Daver is member of State advisory committee on PNDT (Prenatal Diagnostic Techniques Act), National Rural Health Mission, and State Maternal Death Review committee. She is also Hon Gynecologist to Governor of Maharashtra.
In addition to patient care, medical education and research Dr. Daver has Conducted Health Camps in Rural and Urban Maharashtra and extensively contributed to Preventive Health by giving many health education Programs on Doordarshan and other TV channels, Radio, Newspapers and at different forums like schools, colleges and social organizations.
She has been invited faculty for many National and international Conferences and presented & published many research papers.
Dr. Daver excelled in academics by being first in all University Exams and won many awards including Gold Medal in OBGY and Best Student award.
For her outstanding contribution towards medical education and women's health she has been conferred many awards, some of them being Rajiv Gandhi Award, Labhsetwar International Award, Matrathwada Bhushan award, Life Time Achievement Awards, Mayor's Award, Sanjivini Award by Dordardshan, Best Professor Awards etc.
Dr. Bawdekar
Dr. Bawdekar

Superintendent, Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, Grant Government Medical College Mumbai