Dr. Asha S Vijay
Founder and Medical Director of GarbhaGudi IVF Center
Award: Rotary Rajyotsava award in the field of Maternal and Child Welfare.
Solving real problems takes real commitment and vision. For more than 110 years, Rotary’s people of action have used their passion, energy, and intelligence to take action on sustainable projects and is always working to make the world a better place.
In keeping with this spirit, Rotary International honours it’s members who have contributed to the welfare of society under different categories.
The recipient of this year’s Rotary Rajyotsava Award in field of Maternal and Child Welfare was Dr.Asha S Vijay, the founder and medical director of GarbhaGudi IVF Center, Bangalore.
Dr. Asha S Vijay is a well known gynecologist and leading name in the field of fertility and reproductive treatment. During the course of treating many patients, Dr. Asha realized
the serious problem of infertility and women’s health in India. Since then, she and her team in GarbhaGudi have held various health and awareness camps in both rural and urban areas and helped thousands of men, women and children get access to affordable healthcare while also treating them.
Being a Rotarian, Dr.Asha says, “ The Rotary motto of Service Above Self has left a deep impression and has guided me always and I thank Rotary for honouring me with this award.”