The Work We Do
VMWS aims to represent the interests of medical women and advocate for the health of all, especially women and children. Topics include Climate Emergency, Reproductive and Sexual Health options/support, Gender-Specific Medicine, Female Genital Cosmetic Surgery, Equitable Pay, Parental Support, Part-Time Training, Violence Against Women and more.
VMWS participates in and coordinates a range of projects, resources and initiatives, including a Job Sharing Initiative, the VMWS Archiving Project, Happy Healthy Women, Not Just Survivors, and opportunities to attend UN and WHO events internationally.
VMWS offers our members, colleagues and the community access to the collective knowledge and experiences of medical women. We aim to work closely with and support various stakeholders in the course of our advocacy work.
With a VMWS membership, experience:
Enjoy leadership development, networking & mentoring opportunities.
Become involved in key issues surrounding the health and wellbeing of women and children, in Australia and globally.
Automatic membership of the Australian Federation of Medical Women, a voice for medical women.
Special Event Access
Receive invitations to access and attend educational and social events.
Member Only Resources
Access to our members only discussion forum, directory, special updates and e-newsletters.
Interested in being involved?
We welcome new members and participation in VMWS activities.