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Dr

Yasmin Jayasinghe

Winter And Glover Fellow
Obstetrics And Gynaecology Royal Women'S Hospital/Mercy
Paediatric & Adolescent Gynaecology
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
female
adolescent
obstetrics & gynecology
oncology
adult
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Dr

Yasmin Jayasinghe

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Young Womens Health
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Dr

Yasmin Jayasinghe

 

Dr Yasmin Jayasinghe (FRANZCOG, PhD) is a Senior Lecturer in the University of Melbourne, and a Paediatric & Adolescent Gynaecologist at the Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH). She undertook research training at the Mayo Clinic in 2005, developing guidance for management of breast disorders in adolescent females published by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

She completed a PhD on virology and risk factors for cervical cancers in young women, calling for HPV vaccination in forensic protocols. As part of the HPV VACCINE study group she demonstrated a reduction in vaccine related genotypes from 28% to 1.6% in young Australian women in the post-vaccine era. In 2013 she became Lead Investigator of the Fertility Preservation Taskforce, RCH translating oncofertility care for children with cancer. She was past president of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology between 2011-2016. She was awarded an NHMRC TRIP Fellowship in 2017, and the Melbourne Medical School's Strategic Grant for Outstanding Women in 2019.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

Strategic Grant for Outstanding Women

Melbourne Medical School

2017

ASPOG New Investigator Prize

2001

FRANZCOG - Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists


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Awards

Credentials

Positions

Positions


Winter And Glover Fellow

Obstetrics And Gynaecology Royal Women'S Hospital/Mercy

Casual

Obstetrics And Gynaecology Royal Women'S Hospital/Mercy

Australian And New Zealand Society Of Paediatric & Adolescent Gynaecology

ANZSPAG

Royal Australian And New Zealand College Of Obstetricians And Gynaecologists

RANZCOG

Education

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery

The University of Queensland

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