Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Clinical Professor



+44 (0)20 7594 2176p.bennett




Miss Kiran Dosanjh +44 (0)20 7594 2176




Hammersmith HospitalHammersmith Campus





Phillip Bennett is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Honorary Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology to Imperial Healthcare NHS Trust at Queen Charlottes and Hammersmith Hospitals. He is Director of the Institute of Reproductive and Developmental Biology, NHS Research Director for Women's and Children's Health and Biomedical Research Centre Theme Lead for Women's Health for Imperial Healthcare NHS Trust. He is also Clinical Academic Training Lead in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Imperial Healthcare NHS Trust and NW Thames Deanery).

Professor Bennett's principal research interests are the biochemistry and endocrinology of human term and preterm labour, and the stratification, prediction and prevention of preterm birth.



Tay J, Masini G, McEniery CM, et al., 2019, Uterine and fetal placental Doppler indices are associated with maternal cardiovascular function, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vol:220, ISSN:0002-9378

Norman JE, Norrie J, Maclennan G, et al., 2018, Open randomised trial of the (Arabin) pessary to prevent preterm birth in twin pregnancy with health economics and acceptability: STOPPIT-2-a study protocol., Bmj Open, Vol:8

Brown RG, Al-Memar M, Marchesi JR, et al., 2018, Establishment of vaginal microbiota composition in early pregnancy and its association with subsequent preterm prelabour rupture of the fetal membranes, Translational Research, ISSN:1931-5244

Pruski P, Lewis H, Lee YS, et al., 2018, Assessment of microbiota:host interactions at the vaginal mucosa interface, Methods, Vol:149, ISSN:1046-2023, Pages:74-84

Sykes L, Bennett PR, 2018, Efficacy of progesterone for prevention of preterm birth, Best Practice & Research Clinical Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Vol:52, ISSN:1521-6934, Pages:126-136

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