The Australian and New Zealand Vulvovaginal Society

The Australian and New Zealand Vulvovaginal Society (ANZVS) represents gynaecologists, dermatologists, pathologists, GPs, sexual health physicians and allied health professionals that have a professional interest in vulval diseases.

Health professionals involved in the management of patients with vulval diseases are invited to apply for membership of the Society. If you wish to join the society, please complete the ANZVS membership application form (PDF document) and post or fax it to the Secretary. Members requiring access to the secure area of the website should email the Administrator.

The next scientific meeting is to be held in Melbourne 11- 13 November 2016. Registrations are now open.  Topics include:

  • The Elusive ‘Normal Vulva’
  • What is ‘Cosmetic’? Who decides and how?
  • The Future and Ongoing Challenges in Vulvovaginal Disorders
  • Female Genital Cutting
  • The Labia Library: An initiative to increase awareness of female genital diversity
  • The Normal Vulvovaginal Microbiome
  • The Role of Surgery in the management of Benign Vulval Disorders
  • Crohn’s Disease and Hidradenitis Suppurativa
  • Down Under: Emerging results from Australian psychosocial research on female genital cosmetic surgery
  • Vulvovaginal disease: impact on female sexual function
  • Vulvovaginal Management Post Breast Cancer
  • Lichen Sclerosus, Lichen Planus and Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid
  • New Guidelines For Management Of HPV Positive Immunocompromised Patients
  • Other Vulvovaginal Malignancies