1997 …2024

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Personal profile


Luk Rombauts is an Adjunct Clinical Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Monash University and a Research Fellow of the Hudson Institute.

Prof. Rombauts is the Group Medical Director of Monash IVF Group. He is a Past President of the Fertility Society of Australia and New Zealand, a Past President of the World Endometriosis Society and a Trustee of the World Endometriosis Research Foundation. 

His clinical interests include the management of male and female infertility, reproductive microsurgery, and advanced laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of severe endometriosis.

He has a strong academic track record in women's health. He has extensive expertise in clinical and translational research in the field of reproductive medicine. His main research interests include endometriosis and embryo implantation. He has published over 100 papers in peer-reviewed journals and has given many invited lectures at international conferences. He was the scientific chair of the 2008 World Congress on Endometriosis and the 2012 World Congress of Human Reproduction.

He is a training supervisor and examiner for the Certificate of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, a subspecialty degree obtained through the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

He has served as a member of the RANZCOG Grants and Scholarship Committee and as associate editor of Human Reproduction, the highest ranking journal publishing original research in the field of reproductive medicine.

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

Research area keywords

  • Infertility
  • Reproduction
  • Endometriosis

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