Dr. Charlotte Polle is an Obstetrician/Gynecologist and FIGO accredited fistula surgeon. She is also a public health specialist, with an MPH from the prestigious Johns Hopkins University, focusing on women and reproductive health. She is currently faculty at the School of Medicine department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Kenyatta University, as well as the School of Public Health Department of Population and Reproductive Health. Since 2016, Charlotte has been the lead surgeon at the Fistula Foundation funded Bomu fistula outreach in Mombasa Kenya. Through the generous support of Fistula foundation, she has together with the team at Bomu hospital, restored the dignity and smiles of countless women through fistula and pelvic floor reconstructive surgery
Prior to her position at Kenyatta University, Charlotte was a program manager for the maternal and neonatal health program at the Reproductive and Maternal Health Services Unit, Ministry of Health in Kenya. She has over 16 years of clinical experience and has practiced as an obstetrician/gynecologist and public health specialist for various organizations in and out of Kenya.