M.R.A.N.Z.C.P. Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, 1981
F.R.A.N.Z.C.P. Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, 1983
HonDMedSc University of Melbourne, 2012
Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne
Founding Director, Platinum Medico-Legal Pty Ltd
Teaching & Research
Prof. Dennerstein has been involved with interdisciplinary teaching and research in the fields of women's mental health and psychosexual dysfunction throughout her career.
Awards & Honours
Prof. Dennerstein's achievements for medical education in relation to women's health issues have been recognised by the Australian government and by the international medical community with multiple awards.
Elected & Honorary Positions
Prof. Dennerstein has been elected president of national and international medical specialist organizations; a journal editor; and chaired university and other committees.
Books & Publications
Prof. Dennerstein has authored or edited 24 books, 295 articles in refereed journals, 19 abstracts, 9 letters to the editor, 37 non-refereed papers, 150 chapters in multi-authored books and conference proceedings, and 3 reports.
Platinum Medico-Legal offers a premium service of academic and clinical excellence for complex and high value medico-legal cases in order to meet a recognized need for this service.
Psychiatric Medico-legal Services
Professor Lorraine Dennerstein AO is a legally qualified medical practitioner, registered by The Medical Board of Australia and is a specialist psychiatrist.
Prof. Dennerstein AO has provided specialist psychiatric services for over three decades and medico-legal evaluations and reports for over two decades.
She has provided medico-legal expert evidence for plaintiffs, defendants and the courts on a range of areas including homicide, sexual abuse, physical abuse, domestic violence, standard of psychiatric care and the psychiatric sequelae of injuries and surgical procedures.