Deborah Money

University of British Columbia, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vancouver BC, Canada

Dr. Deborah Money is a Professor at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medicine, and the School of Population and Public Health. She is a subspecialist in Reproductive Infectious Diseases. She is the Vice President, Research at BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre, Provincial Health Services Authority and Executive Director of the Women’s Health Research Institute (WHRI). Dr. Money also has associate membership of the Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and the School of Population and Public Health.

Dr. Money was trained with a BSc in Microbiology, and an MD at UBC followed by her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, also at UBC. She did a clinical and research Fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the University of Washington, and returned to UBC and to the Oak Street campus as the first individual in Canada with this combined training.

She is the immediate past-President (and first non-US President) of the Infectious Diseases Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology (IDSOG), a 40 year old, US based academic society. In 2013 she was awarded the Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SOGC) Western Regional Award for achievement, the YWCA, metro Vancouver, Woman of Distinction Award, and the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.