Answers bring hope to parents
Globally recognised for her groundbreaking research into stillbirths, Senior Research Fellow Professor Vicki Flenady won the Outstanding Achievement in Science in the 2020 WiT Awards.
Professor Flenady is an experienced perinatal epidemiologist who is driven by her vision to reduce the devastating impact of stillbirth on parents, families, and the community through high-quality research that translates into improved clinical care, community awareness, and outcomes.
She is the Director for the NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Stillbirth. In her role, Professor Flenady works to reduce the number of stillbirths that occur after 28 weeks’ gestation by 20%.