Peter Dwyer OAM, MBBS, FRCOG, FRANZCOG, CU, is Director of the Urogynaecology Department at the Mercy Hospital for Women, Melbourne, Australia and is Clinical Professor of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Mercy Hospital and University of Melbourne. He has researched extensively in urogynaecology and pelvic floor dysfunction, and has published over 200 peer reviewed publications and book chapters and is the author of Urinary Tract Infection in the Female with Stuart Stanton, and Atlas of Urogynecological Endoscopy. He was Editor in Chief of the International Urogynaecology Journal between 2010 to 2017 and now Honorary Editor in Chief. He was President of the International Urogynaecology Association (2002-2004); and is a past President (1999-2002) of the Continence Foundation of Australia. He is a Trustee of the Australian Bladder Foundation since 2011. He was awarded the Lifetime achievement award by the International Urogynecology Association in Nashville USA in 2019 and the Order of Australia medal by the Governor General of Australia for services to Medicine in Australia and internationally in 2019.