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Dr Jade Bilardi is an ARC Decra Senior Research Fellow in the School of Translational Medicine at Monash University and an Honorary Research Fellow in the Department of General Practice at the University of Melbourne. Prior to this, Dr Bilardi has been working as a Research Fellow in the Melbourne Sexual Health Centre at Monash University since 2011.

Dr Bilardi is a social researcher who specialises in women's sexual and reproductive health.  She has a focus on lived experience research and taking a human centred design approach. Her primary area of interest centres on the psychosocial health and wellbeing of women, partners and family affected by miscarriage. She also undertakes research in the areas of pregnancy and birth, termination of pregnancy, early parenthood, STI's and sexual health & wellbeing.

Dr Bilardi has also conducted peer review for conference abstracts for the Australasian Sexual & Reproductive Health Conference and the Australian Society for Psychosocial Obstetrics & Gynaecology Association conference, as well as for Journals such as Asia Pacific Family Medicine
International Journal of STD & AIDS, BMC Infectious Disease, Sexual Health, & BMC Public Health, just to name a few.

Monash teaching commitment

2018 - Present

Casual lecturing/tutoring
Qualitative Interviewing Skills
MDRP and Honours students

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Sexual Health, PhD, University of Melbourne

… → 2010

External positions

Honorary Principal Research Fellow, University of Melbourne


Research area keywords

  • social research
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • miscarriage & pregnancy
  • sexual health
  • Health Behaviour
  • Qualitative methodology
  • Mixed methods
  • Health Promotion
  • human centred design
  • website development

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