Prof. Reproductive & Neonatal Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Director Centre Women’s Infectious Diseases Research, Royal Women’s Hospital and Honorary Research Fellow, Infection & Immunity, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute.
Prof Suzanne Garland AO is a Clinical Microbiologist and Sexual Health Physician who has worked on HPV from epidemiology, clinical HPV vaccine trials for the bivalent and quadrivalent vaccines, and vaccine effectiveness post HPV vaccine rollout in the National Immunisation Program in Australia. She is a member of the WHO HPV Working Group to SAGE. She was a founding member of the Society Asia Oceania Research Organisation on Genital Infections and Neoplasia (AOGIN), almost 20 years ago and is the Inaugural and Past President of AOGIN and ongoing Board Advisor. She has ~ 800 peer reviewed articles in the scientific literature. She is President IPVS, Chair of IPVS Policy Committee. In 2018 she was a recipient of an Officer of the Order of Australia, AO, for distinguished service to medicine especially infectious disease research as a physician, researcher, and to professional medical organisations and in 2019 an Honorary FACOG.