Dr. Helena is a consultant obstetrician and gynecologist and fertility specialist, working in Malaysia. She completed her graduation around two decades ago and went to pursue a specialist degree in the UK.
Dr. Helena has also done extensive research in the field of fertility and holds special interest in looking at the impact of stress and nutrition on fertility.
Below is an overview of her professional profile:
Dr Helena Lim graduated from the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in the year 1999. She completed her Masters in Obstetrics & Gynecology in 2006 and got advanced training from the UK.
She is a Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (UK) and has been a consultant in obstetrics & gynecology with special focus on infertility issues.
Even while working as a trainee and registrar, she remained actively involved with academic & research work in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Education & training
- MBBS – Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (1994-1999)
- Masters (Obs & Gyne) – Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (2006)
- Advanced training at Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital (RD&E) in Exeter, UK (2006)
- Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
- Certificate in Assisted Reproductive Technology – National University of Singapore (2011)
Memberships & Activities
Dr Helena served as the Assistant Honorary Secretary of the Obstetrical & Gynaecological Society of Malaysia form 2007 to 2009. She is an active member of the organization and is regularly invited to speak at public forums and medical conferences.
Apart from her focus in fertility, the doctor also has extensive research in ectopic pregnancy & placental stem cells, published in national and international medical journals.
She wishes to educate people on fertility, pregnancy, and parenting, and has also written a book for the same.
To train the younger generation of doctors, Dr. Helena Lim also serves as a Clinical Associate Professor at the department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at University Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR).