Robert Pattinson

Robert Pattinson is an obstetrician in a regional hospital serving an indigent population on the outskirts of Pretoria, South Africa. Dr Pattinson manages the Maternal and Infant Health Care Strategies Research Unit at the South Africa Medical Research Council, which concentrates on developing effective ways of implanting new health-care strategies as well as improving the quality of care of the systems already in place. He serves on the South African National Committee for the Confidential Enquiries into Maternal Deaths and edits the Saving Mothers reports. He also conducts national perinatal and child health surveys and edits the Saving Babies and Saving Children reports.