Professor Peter Ebeling

Professor Peter Ebeling AO is Head, Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University and Chair of the Division of Medicine at Monash Health. He is also Honorary Professor of Medicine of the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences at the University of Melbourne and was the inaugural Director of the Australian Institute of Musculoskeletal Science. In 2015, he was made an Officer of the General Division of the Order of Australia for distinguished service in the field of bone health.

Professor Ebeling has held numerous leadership roles with scientific societies, including serving on the ASBMR Council from 2011 to 2014, Co-Chair of the ASBMR 2009 Annual Meeting Program Committee and on the ASBMR 2015 Annual Meeting Program Advisory Committee. He has served as Associate Editor of JBMR and on the Editorial Boards of Osteoporosis International, Clinical Endocrinology and Bone, and was the inaugural Editor-in-Chief of Bone Reports. Research interests include musculoskeletal health and diseases; public health aspects of vitamin D, including effects on muscle function, bone and diabetes; post-transplantation osteoporosis; and osteoporosis in men.

He is also Medical Director of Osteoporosis Australia; Board Member, International Osteoporosis Foundation; Past-President, Endocrine Society of Australia; and Past-President, Australian and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society; He was on the Australian National Health and Research Council (NHMRC) Academy from 2009-2014 and NHMRC Research Committee from 2015-2018.  He has recently been appointed Editor-in Chief of JBMR Plus, 2017-2021 He has over 260 peer-reviewed publications with over 10,200 citations, and he also teaches and mentors medical students, and supervises a number of Research Higher Degree students, and advanced physician trainees in Endocrinology.