Dr. fatu Forna

Global Obstetrician & Gynecologist. Maternal Health Consultant. Speaker. 

About Dr. fatu Forna

Dr. Fatu Forna is an Obstetrician-Gynecologist, writer, and philanthropist who lives in Atlanta, Georgia with her husband and four children.

She received her medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and completed her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Emory University School of Medicine. She is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.


Dr. Forna is an engaging and sought-after speaker who has been featured on CNN International for her work improving the health of women and children around the world. She has captivated and empowered audiences by sharing her experiences as a change-making woman and as a leader in global reproductive and maternal health.

Consulting, Courses, & Workshops

Dr. Forna is a maternal and reproductive health consultant, course creator, and workshop facilitator.


Dr. Forna has authored bestselling reproductive health and children’s books.

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Nonprofit Foundation

The Mama-Pikin Foundation

Explore Africa

The Promise of Africa