Isioma Okolo, MBChB MRCOG DTMH is a senior research fellow at the Harvard Program in Global Surgery and Social Change (PGSSC) and an obstetrics & gynaecology registrar in Scotland, UK.
Isioma was born in Lagos, Nigeria. She completed her medical degree at University of Edinburgh and was elected to the Membership of the Royal College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology in 2018. She has worked in Nigeria, Uganda, and Brazil.
Alongside the PGSSC she is completing a Master’s in Public Health at Harvard TH Chan. Her research interests are global reproductive surgery, women’s rights, and equity in healthcare.
Isioma is the recipient of the Brigham & Women’s Hospital Connors Global Women’s Health fellowship award, BEST Scholar award, RCOG Bernhard Bahron and Medical Association of Nigerians across Great Britain (MANSAG) Travelling fellowship awards.