Dr. Ova Emilia, Chair of INDOHUN, Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM)

Prof. Ova Emilia., MD., M.Med.Ed., Ph.D., Consultant Obgyn, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Faculty of Medicine, Public Health, and Nursing, Indonesia. Professor Ova Emilia is the first Indonesian Professor for Medical Education. She was inaugurated as the Dean of Faculty of Medicine for period of October 2016-2021. Prior to the current appointment, she was responsible for the overall academic governance at the Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Gadjah Mada as the Vice Dean for Academic, Student and Alumni for the period of December 2012-2016. She joined UGM in 1990 at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and deliver lectures in the field of ObGyn as well as Medical Education. She also works closely with colleagues at the Department of Medical Education for the comprehensive evaluation and improvement of a problem-based learning strategy in a competence-based curriculum for the undergraduate program in medicine. She obtained her Master of Medical Education from the University of Dundee, Scotland, UK before completing her residency training program in ObGyn. After holding her specialization as Obstetric Gynecologist, she was studying in the University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia for her doctoral program. She hold PhD degree within the scope of Clinical Teaching, and Consultant Social Obstetric and Gynaecology.