Peter Ebeling

Professor Peter Ebeling AO is Head, Department of Medicine, School for Clinical Sciences, Faculty Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences), Monash University, at Monash Health, Clayton, Victoria, Australia. In 2015, he was awarded Officer of the General Division of the Order of Australia for his distinguished contributions to bone health, including research. He is also inaugural Director of the Australian Institute of Musculoskeletal Science (AIMSS). His research interests include adverse associations of anti-resorptive therapy for osteoporosis including atypical femur fractures and jaw osteonecrosis, vitamin D and its effects on human disease; post-transplantation osteoporosis, particularly after bone marrow transplantation; and the pathophysiology and management of osteoporosis in men. Previous appointments included 3 years as Clinical and Senior Clinical Research Fellows in Endocrinology at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA and Visiting Research Fellow in musculoskeletal diseases at Oxford University.

Professor Ebeling has been an International Osteoporosis Foundation Board Member since 2012 and is also a member of the IOF Asia-Pacific Regional Advisory Committee. In 2014, he received the IOF President’s Award for services to the IOF, including authorship of the 2013 Asia-Pacific Audit and the 2014 World Osteoporosis Day report on Osteoporosis in Men. He is also a member of the IOF Committee of Scientific Advisors.

He serves on the Editorial Board of Osteoporosis International, was on the Editorial Board of Journal of Bone and Mineral Research from 2001 to 2012 and was Associate Editor from 2008 to 2012. He is Editor-in-Chief of Bone Reports and Editor of Clinical Endocrinology (Oxf.) In 2007, he was a member of the ASBMR Task Force on Osteonecrosis of the Jaw and, in 2009, of the ASBMR Task Force on Atypical Femoral Diaphyseal Fractures, resulting in highly cited international Reports. He was Co-Chair of the 31st American Society of Bone Mineral Research Meeting in 2009 and was a Councilor of ASBMR from 2011-2014, only the third Australian to hold this elected position. He is Honorary Medical Director, Board Member, and Chair of the Medical and Scientific Committee of Osteoporosis Australia. Prof. Ebeling is past-President and Board Member of The Endocrine Society of Australia and a past-President of the Australian and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society.

Professor Ebeling has more than 240 peer-reviewed publications, including in New England Journal of Medicine, Science, Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (USA) and Journal of Bone and Mineral Research.There have been 90 publications over the last five years.

Last updated January 2016