Kypros Nicolaides is Professor of Fetal Medicine. Born in Cyprus he studied Medicine in King’s College London University. He trained in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and specialised in Fetal Medicine. He has been conducting extensive research in many aspects of fetal diagnosis and therapy leading to publication of more than 1400 peer-review papers in Scientific Journals. He is the recipient of many highly prestigious awards and honorary doctorates from several European universities. In 1995 he founded the charity Fetal Medicine Foundation which has donated more than £45 million to promote research and training in Fetal Medicine throughout the World.