John Guillebaud [“Gil-boe”] is the world’s first Professor (now Emeritus) of Family Planning & Reproductive Health, UCL and former Medical Director of the Margaret Pyke Centre.
Born in Burundi, he still supports healthcare professionals in low-income settings. Higher-trained in surgery as well as gynaecology, he is an authority on vasectomy having performed 4000 procedures. He lectures and consults nationally and internationally on environmental sustainability, population and contraception; and is author/co-author of c 300 publications on these subjects, including nine books available in 10 languages. More details can be found on his website.