Professor David de Kretser AC
Emeritus Professor David de Kretser AC
Emeritus Professor David de Kretser was the founding director of the Monash Institute of Reproduction and Development, now known as the Monash Institute of Medical Research. From 1978 to 2005 he was the Professor of anatomy in Monash University’s Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences and the Faculty’s associate dean for biotechnology development from 2002 to 2006. Professor de Kretser has made a significant contribution to the field of male fertility, including founding Andrology Australia in 2000, a successful educational program in male reproductive health. He is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, the Australian Academy of Science and the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering.