About the Head of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Professor Beverley Vollenhoven MBBS (Hons), PhD, FRANZCOG, CREI
In November 2021, Professor Beverley Vollenhoven was appointed as the Professor and Carl Wood Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology in the School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health. She had been acting in this role for the past 12 months. Prior to this appointment, Professor Vollenhoven was the Deputy Head of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology since 2014. She is also the Head of Gynaecology at Monash Health and a senior clinician at Monash IVF.
Professor Vollenhoven is a specialist gynaecologist with a subspeciality qualification in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Her clinical and research interests include infertility, IVF and ovulation induction, polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), fertility preservation, fibroids, endometriosis, eating disorders, and paediatric and adolescent gynaecology and menopause.