Dr Sarah Price
Dr Sarah Price is an adult Endocrinologist (FRACP) and is the current President of the Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society (ADIPS). She graduated from Monash University with first class honors (MBBS H1). She subsequently completed adult physician training, specialising in Endocrinology. In addition, she has completed a Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (DipRANZCOG) and Diploma of Child Health (DCH). Sarah was awarded a NHMRC post-graduate scholarship for her PhD research project titled ‘Health consequences for mother and baby of substantial pre-conception weight loss in obese women’, supervised by Professor Joe Proietto. This project was funded via a competitive Norman Beischer Medical Research Foundation grant. Her research interest is in the transgenerational transmission of metabolic disease including diabetes and obesity. Sarah regularly presents at both national and international conferences, and is involved in guideline development for the care of people living with diabetes. Sarah is involved in teaching University of Melbourne medical students and regularly contributes to the teaching of registrars. Sarah has public hospital appointments at Melbourne Health and Royal Women’s Hospital, and works as a clinical trial physician with the University of Melbourne.