Susan has made a leading contribution to the understanding of the role of androgens and oestrogens in multiple non-reproductive target tissues including the brain (cognition, mood, sexual function), cardiovascular system (lipids, vascular function and coagulation) and other tissues (fat, muscle, joint cartilage and bone). She is a National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia Senior Principal Research Fellow, Professor of Women's Health in the Monash School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences. She is a consultant endocrinologist at Cabrini Medical Centre and Head, Specialist Women's Health Clinic for women with complex disease, Alfred Hospital Melbourne.Read more about Susan Davis's research
Susan Davis's Articles
Sex, stress and unhappiness
Young Australian women are experiencing sexually-related personal distress, with one in five having at least one female sexual dysfunction.
Making sense of menopause
Evidence indicates that women who take menopausal hormone therapy have a marginally increased risk of breast cancer, but it's equally important to talk about the benefits of the treatment.