The Victorian Medical Women’s Society (VMWS) offers our members, colleagues and the community access to the collective knowledge and experiences of medical women. VMWS aims to represent the interests of medical women and advocate for the health of all, especially women and children. Topics include Climate emergency, Women’s and children’s health: reproductive and sexual health options/support, Gender-specific medicine, Female Genital Cosmetic Surgery, Equitable Pay, Parental Support, Violence Against Women and more.
The Work We Do
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. VMWS seeks to ensure equity and equality for women doctors to achieve their potential throughout all stages of their professional and personal lives.
With a VMWS membership, experience:
Enjoy leadership development, networking & mentoring opportunities. Plus join the AFMW leadership skills database.
Become actively 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.