Prof. Dr. Rashida Begum
(OB/GYN and Fertility Specialist and founder of Infertility Care and Research Centre (ICRC)


Prof. Dr. Rashida Begum is an OB/GYN and Fertility Specialist and founder of Infertility Care and Research Centre (ICRC). She is one of the flag bearers of this field in Bangladesh. She is regarded as one of Bangladesh’s top infertility experts in Dhaka. With a fellowship in gynecology and obstetrics, Prof. Dr. Rashida Begum is also a highly skilled medical professional. She finished her FCPS and MBBS degrees. Clinical Embryology FCPS degree from the UK earned by Dr. Rashida Begum.

She obtained her Masters at the University of Dundee (UK). From the University of Leeds, she also earned an MSc in clinical embryology (Uk). She eventually receives her Ph.D. from the same university. Patients at the ICRC are now receiving medical care from Prof. Dr. Rashida Begum. It is situated in Mohammadpur, Dhaka, on Humayun Road. At the Infertility Care and Research Center, she meets patients on a daily basis.

Known For :
Fertility Specialist
OB/GYN and Fertility Specialist and
Founder of Infertility Care and Research Centre (ICRC)
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Notable Awards:
2005 – Enterprise of the Year – Bangladesh Business Awards Young Scientist Award, For the best research work which was given to 3 best researchers among 32 countries of Asia and Australia. First ever in Bangladesh any Gynaecologist achieved it.
2005 – Shining Personality Award
2008 – Best Fertility Specialist Award
2010 – Helen Kelar Gold Medal 2010
2016 – Life time achievement for extensive service in infertility
2017 – Rose of Paracelelsus Award 2017 the symbol of exemplary medical practice
2017 – Life time achievement award for social service in health sector

Early Life and Education and Career :

After earning her degree in medical science in 1982, Dr. Mst. Rashida Begum went on to obtain a residency in obstetrics and gynecology in 1994. From the University of Dundee in the UK, she received a diploma and a master’s degree in medical education in 1997 and 1999, respectively.
She began her adventure with infertility management after receiving comprehensive training in ART and infertility from the UK and Singapore. She earned her MSc in clinical embryology from the University of Leeds in the UK in 2006.
She has been employed in this industry since 2002 and is highly competent. Thousands of couples have had children as a result of her care to this day. She is also a committed researcher. She got the Young Scientist Award from the Asia Oacenia Federation of Obstetrics and Gynecology (AOFOG) in 2005 for her finest scientific effort.
She has performed a lot of laparoscopic surgery, ovum pick-up, ICSI, and other procedures. She holds a PhD in insulin resistance in PCOS from the University of Dhaka that she earned in 2014. Her research interests include the connection between insulin resistance and weight gain and reproductive issues. She has successfully put into practice a variety of regimens that have helped PCOS patients resume ovulation quite well.

Academic Qualification:

⦾ MBBS, FCPS (Gynae and OBS)

⦾ Diploma in Medical Education (UK)

⦾ Masters in Medical Education (UK)

⦾ Masters in Assisted Reproductive Technology (UK)

⦾ PhD Reproductive Medicine (DU)


Young Scientist Award: For the best research work received Young Scientist Award from Asia Oceania Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (AOFOG) in 2005. The first and only one in Bangladesh.

Shining Personality Award in 2005 from Narikantha Foundation for significant medical research

Best Fertility Specialist Award 2008 from Deshpremi Cultural Foundation

Lifetime achievement for extensive service in infertility from Obstetrics and Gynaecological Society, Bangladesh in 2016.

Rose of Paracelsus Award 2017 the symbol of exemplary medical practice– ‘Excellence in Quality, 2017 from European Business and Medical Association.


1. Member of ASRM (American Society for Reproductive Medicine)
2. Member of International Federation of Fertility Society.
3. Member of ESHRE (European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology)
4. Member of WES (World Endometriosis Society)
5. Ex Country Representative of ASPIRE (Asia Pacific Initiative of Reproduction) 2014-2016.
6. Executive board member of ASPIRE (Asia Pacific Initiative of Reproduction) 2014-2022
7. Member of Editorial Board of “International Journal of Women’s Health’’
8. Editorial Board Member, Journal of Disease and Global Health
9. Ex Editor of Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Bangladesh
10. Treasurer of OGSB (Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society of Bangladesh)
11. Organizing Secretary of FSSB (Fertility and Sterility Society of Bangladesh)
12. Author of Patient Management Problem in Obstetrics and Gynecology
13. Author of Case Series in Obstetrics and Gynecology



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