University of Aberdeen

Partner description

Aberdeen is an international university built on serving one of the most dynamic regions of Europe and is at the forefront of teaching and research in the humanities, medicine and sciences.

Some University of Aberdeen successes include: 5 Nobel Prizes; high quality research with 76% of our research recognised as internationally excellent or world leading in the UK’s 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF). The REF 2014 also judged that 85% of our impact on society was internationally excellent or outstanding.

Relevant FEMaLers and their relevant output

Lucky Saraswat


Lucky Saraswat (female) is a consultant gynaecologist and honorary senior lecturer.


Relevant publications:

Saraswat L, Rehman H, Omar MI, Cody JD, Aluko P, Glazener CM. Traditional suburethral sling operations for urinary incontinence in women. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2020 Jan 28;1:CD001754.

Imamura M, Hudson J, Wallace SA, MacLennan G, Shimonovich M, Omar MI, Javanbakht M, Moloney E, Becker F, Ternent L, Montgomery I, Mackie P, Saraswat L, Monga A, Vale L, Craig D, Brazzelli M. Surgical interventions for women with stress urinary incontinence: systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. BMJ. 2019 Jun 5;365:l1842. doi: 10.1136/bmj.l1842.

Saraswat L, Ayansina D, Cooper KG, Bhattacharya S, Horne AW, Bhattacharya S. Impact of endometriosis on risk of further gynaecological surgery and cancer: a national cohort study. BJOG 2018;125(1):64-72.

Burton C, Iversen L, Bhattacharya S, Ayansina D, Saraswat L, Sleeman D. Pointers to earlier diagnosis of endometriosis: a nested case-control study using primary care electronic health records. Br J Gen Pract 2017 Dec;67(665):e816-e823.

Saraswat L, Ayansina DT, Cooper KG, Bhattacharya S, Miligkos D, Horne AW, et al. Pregnancy outcomes in women with endometriosis: a national record linkage study. BJOG 2017;124(3):444- 452.

Dolapo Ayansina