Welcome to the Australian Federation of Medical Women (AFMW)

The voice for Australian medical women.

Advocating for, and supporting, the health and welfare of our communities.

Join a passionate and dedicated group of women working towards equitable personal and professional opportunities for medical women and equal health care for all, especially women and children. 



Workshop: Let’s Talk about Sex

In honour of the late Dr Elsie Koadlow OAM (1922-2010), the Victorian Medical Women’s Society (VMWS) proudly presents the Let’s Talk about Sex workshop. Dr

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VMWS Recruitment Notice

The VMWS committee is looking to recruit enthusiastic and motivated young doctors (for active roles) and medical students (for “shadow” positions). Opportunities are also available to progress within the organisation to participate in national (AFMW) and international (MWIA) representation. If you would like the opportunity to join the VMWS committee in 2011, read on!

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Visit our affiliated state and territory

Medical Women Societies


Medical Women's Society ACT & Region

Support and further professional development of ACT and Region female colleagues, including medical students.


Medical Women’s Society NSW

For 99 years, MWS NSW has been the peak representative body for medical women (including students!) in New South Wales.


Victorian Medical Women's Society

No matter where you are in your medical career, VIC MWS is here to support you.


QLD Medical Women's Society

Supporting QLD medical women and advocating for equitable health for all, especially women and children.

Contact us

The Australian Federation of Medical Women (AFMW) is operated by a volunteer team of medical women. Please contact us via our Facebook page or send an Email. Or use our contact form available here.

Interested in being involved?

We welcome new members and participation in AMFW activities.