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We are GP’s, specialists and registrars working in hospitals, private practice and in administration.

We have members on multiple national Women’s lobby groups, particularly in relationship to women’s health.


July 2024
Jul 13
13 July 2024
The Collective, 1128 Gold Coast Hwy
Palm Beach, Queensland 4221 Australia

Experience a Day of Empowerment at Sunset Tea Mentoring! On July 13th, participants will have the opportunity to engage in meaningful conversations, connect with seasoned professionals, and gain insights to navigate their medical journey.

August 2024
Aug 29
29 August 2024
United Service Club, 183 Wickham Terrace
Spring Hill, Queensland Australia

Queensland Medical Women’s Society invites members and guests to join us on Thursday the 29th of August 2024 for our next Dinner Meeting event. Our special guest speaker will be Dr Clare Boothroyd who will be discussing 'Medical Women- Balancing Career and Fertility'!


2024 Purple Bush Medicine Leaves Bursary Program

The Purple Bush Medicine Leaves Bursary Program, inaugurated in 2021 and now in its 4th year, is one component of a broader Project of the AFMW – to advance the parity of representation of First Nations Peoples in the Australian medical workforce, and in its leadership. In 2024, the AFMW is offering up to four bursaries for this purpose, each valued at $1250, with the awards to be announced in NAIDOC Week in July 2024. Please apply by Monday 1 July 2024 by either downloading the application form then emailing the completed form with personal statement to [email protected] or apply online today.

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 Dr Lydia Pitcher

QMWS100: Counting Down to 100 Years – Our First Centennial Planning Meeting!

The inaugural meeting of the QMWS Centennial Celebration Working Group took place this week on Tuesday 4th June 2024. Our next meeting will be held on 2nd July 2024, 1 pm, at the Emeritus Professor Doctor Mary Mahoney Boardroom. We invite all interested members to join us as we plan activities and timelines for the celebration. To join us, please contact Dr. Lydia Pitcher, the Sponsorship/Bursary team lead, at [email protected].

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 Natasha Abeysekera

QMWS 2024 May Dinner

Queensland Medical Women’s Society (QMWS) held our 2024 May Dinner on the Thursday, 30th May 2024 featuring our special guest speaker Dr Susan Roberts!

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Medical Women Societies


Australian Federation of Medical Women

The voice for Australian medical women, advocating for, and supporting, the health and welfare of our local, national and international communities.


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.


Medical Women's Society ACT & Region

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

Contact us

The Queensland Medical Women’s Society  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 QMWS activities.