Mind Matters
Vol. 20 No 3 | Spring 2018
Queen’s Birthday Honours Awards
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

This article is 6 years old and may no longer reflect current clinical practice.

RANZCOG would like to congratulate our Fellows for being awarded honours on Australia Day 2018 for their crucial work in the field of obstetrics and gynaecology.

Officer (AO) in the General Division of the Order of Australia:
Prof Susan Walker

Prof Walker is a maternal-fetal medicine subspecialist and an academic clinical researcher. Her research interests focus on improving the detection and management of fetal growth disorders, treatments for pre-eclampsia and prevention of stillbirth.

Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia:
Prof Rodney Baber

Prof Baber is Professor of obstetrics and gynaecology at the University of Sydney, President of the International Menopause Society and Associate Editor of ANZJOG. He has been an invited speaker at over 100 scientific meetings and has published more than 70 papers in peer-reviewed journals.

Dr John Taylor

Dr Taylor is a urologist and urogynaecologist, who has been awarded for significant service to medical education and to the community.

Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia:
Adjunct A/Prof Leslie Reti

A/Prof Reti is Director of Gynaecology, Cancer Services and Clinical Governance at the Royal Women’s Hospital and Adjunct A/Prof of Public
Health at La Trobe University. He is also co-founder of the Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA House).

Medal (CAM) of the Order of Australia:
A/Prof Michael Cooper

A/Prof Cooper initiated one of the early endoscopic training centres for gynaecologists in Australia. Specialising in the treatment of endometriosis requiring advanced surgical and/or assisted conception techniques, he encourages patients to be involved in their own care and strongly advocates for specialist endometriosis management teams.

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