About the Associate Dean

Professor Michael Peek

Professor Michael John Peek is Associate Dean of Sydney Medical School - Nepean. He has been Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Nepean Hospital since 2001.

He carried out his medical degree at the University of Sydney and his specialist training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at King George V Hospital. He is a subspecialist in Maternal Fetal Medicine and has previously worked at Queen Charlotte’s Hospital, London, and The Canberra Hospital, ACT.

Professor Peek's research interests include ultrasound techniques for screening for pre-eclampsia, the use of stem cells for ischaemic neurological damage in neonates, preterm delivery, and the audit of medical disorders in pregnancy.

He is the Past President of the Australasian Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy and is the former Federal Councillor for the RANZCOG.