Women's Health and Education Center (WHEC)

Hans Peter Dietz MD, PhD, FRANZCOG, DDU, CU

Associate Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Western Clinical School, Nepean Campus, University of Sydney
Nepean Hospital, Penrith NSW 2750 Australia
Tel.: 61 2 4734 1809
Fax: 61 2 4734 3485

Associate Professor Hans Peter Dietz was born in Tuebingen, Germany, in 1963. After Primary and Secondary School he studied Medicine at Heidelberg University, Germany. He graduated in 1988 and obtained an MD at Heidelberg University in 1989.

After immigrating to New Zealand in 1990, he arrived in Australia in 1997 and completed his FRANCOG training in 1998 at Royal Women's Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland. Between 1999 and 2002, Dr Dietz undertook Uro/gynaecology subspecialty training in Sydney at Royal Hospital for Women, St Vincent's Hospital and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, and obtained a PhD with the University of New South Wales in 2003.

Since 2004 he is Associate Professor in Obstetrics & Gynaecology at the Nepean Campus of the Western Clinical School, University of Sydney. He has recently been appointed Editor of the 'Australian and NZ Continence Journal' and is member of the Editorial Board of 'Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology'. He is active in a number of international scientific societies such as ASUM, RANZCOG, IUGA, ISUOG and ICS and a member of the Constitutional Review Committee of the ICS.

His current research interests include imaging in Uro/gynaecology, the interaction between soft tissue structures of the pelvic floor and childbirth, and the ethics of professional conduct, in particular as regards the industry- research interface. He is married with two sons and lives in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney, Australia.

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