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Career Spotlight – Dr Melanie Gibson-Helm

Melanie Gibson-Helm, Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation, Monash University. Melanie is a NHMRC Early Career Fellow at the Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University. Melanie conducts public health research focusing on Aboriginal [...]

Career Spotlight – Dr Melanie Gibson-Helm2017-12-04T10:58:23+00:00

Who’s Investigating What? CI Report – Professor Ray Rodgers

The Centre for Research Excellence in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (CRE in PCOS) has a number of research groups dedicated to the study of the biological origins, aetiology and pathology of PCOS. This is an extremely important area of research. Professor Ray Rodgers explains what he [...]

Who’s Investigating What? CI Report – Professor Ray Rodgers2017-11-28T17:25:51+00:00

Who’s Investigating What? AI Report – Associate Professor Nigel Stepto

While the mantra ‘exercise is medicine’ or that ‘being physically active throughout your life is generally better than any pill a doctor can prescribe’ is applicable to the general population, it is especially true for women with PCOS. These statements are not new and are [...]

Who’s Investigating What? AI Report – Associate Professor Nigel Stepto2017-11-28T17:25:10+00:00

Researcher Snapshot – Dr Alexia Peña Vargas

While ovulation is most likely to occur in adolescent girls with regular menstrual cycles, there are limited data on the incidence of ovulation in girls with irregular menstrual cycles in early postmenarcheal years. Centre for Research Excellence Associate Investigator, Dr Alexia Peña Vargas tells us [...]

Researcher Snapshot – Dr Alexia Peña Vargas2017-12-04T10:56:43+00:00

Over diagnosis of PCOS – An article, a rebuttal and a response

This CRE is founded on addressing the concerns and improving the quality of life of women with PCOS,  hence the response to the recent British Medical Journal (BMJ) article in which Copp et al contested that PCOS was over diagnosed. The original British Medical Journal article [...]

Over diagnosis of PCOS – An article, a rebuttal and a response2017-12-13T12:51:35+00:00