Mr Rajendra "Raj" Rai is a highly-regarded obstetrician and gynaecologist based at St Mary's Hospital and on Harley Street in London. He specialises in pregnancy, fertility treatment and recurrent miscarriage.
Mr Rai is an honorary clinical senior lecturer at Imperial College London - the result of a life of academic excellence. He won a scholarship for the St Thomas Hospital Medical School, from which he graduated in 1988 and in 1999 he was awarded an MD.
Mr Rai teaches and lectures both nationally and internationally and is the Chief Investigator of the Promise study. This is a £1.2 million placebo-controlled trial, which involves progesterone in the treatment of recurrent miscarriage and is funded by the Department of Health.