Professor Salim Daya received his medical training at the Manchester University Medical School. He completed post graduate training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Toronto, Canada, a fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility and graduate studies in reproductive immunology at McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada.
Currently, Dr. Daya is an infertility specialist at Newlife Fertility Centre in Missisauga, Ontario, Canada. He is a retired professor from the departments of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at McMaster University and now holds the title of Professor Emeritus. His research interests are in recurrent early pregnancy loss, infertility, in vitro fertilization, and evidence based reproductive medicine. He is a member of the Cochrane Collaboration and is editor of Evidence Based Obstetrics and Gynecology.
He has served on the executive committees of many national and international medical societies. He reviews papers for a variety of medical journals, including Human Reproduction, Fertility and Sterility, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and International Journal of Gynecological Endocrinology. He also serves on the editorial boards of several international journals. He is frequently invited to speak in international congresses. He is an examiner for final year medical students and final year residents in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in several international universities.