Research overview

The Discipline of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Neonatology is dynamic and well recognised for its international leadership in areas of pregnancy care, fetal assessment, gynaecological disorders and neonatal care.

There are three broad areas of research:

  • Women’s health
  • Pregnancy health
  • Newborn health

Research is conducted at various sites including Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Kolling Institute of Medical Research (Royal North Shore Hospital), Westmead Hospital, Nepean Hospital, Queen Elizabeth II Research Institute for Mothers and Infants and Rural Hospitals.

Details of current projects are provided on the websites at the various locations (see Research activities by clinical school).

Types of postgraduate courses offered:

  • Master of Medicine (MMed)
  • Master of Science Medicine (MScMed)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Master of Medicine/Master of Science Medicine (fee paying) course in Reproductive Health Sciences and Human Genetics (CURRENTLY NOT AVAILABLE)