Dr Imelda Balchin is a Consultant Specialist in Obstetrics & Gynaecology who has a Subspecialist Accreditation in Maternal & Fetal Medicine from RCOG UK. In 2014, she was a consultant in Maternal & Fetal Medicine in the UK. She returned to Malaysia to take on a position as a professor in Maternal & Fetal Medicine in University Malaya. Currently she runs a highly specialised Preterm Birth Prevention Clinic at KPJ Damansara Specialist Hospital. In addition she has a Masters degree in Public Health and was previously a clinical lecturer at the Department on Public Health University College of London. She has published research in preterm birth and stillbirths and her clinical work focuses on prevention of adverse outcomes in pregnancy. She is also a social media influencer in health with 600K followers on Facebook. In 2018, she was awarded best health advocate in social media by Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia.