Paediatric surgeon, Genetics Master student, Murdoch Children's Research Institute

Aurore BOUTY is the Paediatric Urology Fellow at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne, Australia, as well as a Master student in Molecular and Cellular Genetics, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia. She has a special interest in the surgical correction of congenital malformations of the urogenital system, especially hypospadias. Using Next Generation Sequencing technology, her research aims at understanding the molecular mechanisms underlying penile development and hypospadias.

Aurore studied Medicine at Universite Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France. She then completed her residency and fellowship in Paediatric Surgery at Hopital des Enfants, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Bordeaux, France. Interested in basic science, she started in 2014 a Master in Molecular and Cellular Genetics. She moved to Melbourne, Australia, in 2015 to start a further fellowship in Paediatric Urology and joined Professor Andrew Sinclair’s team of Molecular Development at MCRI.


  • –present
    Genetics Masters Student, Paediatric Surgeon, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute