Dr Magdalena Simonis, Victorian Medical Women’s Society President and GP, has published her advice for those counselling patients contemplating pregnancy in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read the article published in MJA Insight+ here.
The AFMW recognises the Global COVID-19 Pandemic as a health emergency first and foremost, in addition to its profound social and financial consequences.
Dear Colleagues and Friends, The start to 2020 has been difficult, especially those directly affected by our bushfires. Many of us are busily working in affected communities. These are unprecedented times, which bring a range of professional and personal challenges. AFMW acknowledges the role of all the medical and health professionals who… Read More »Bushfire Response
MWIA AFMW UPDATE
Dr Magdalena Simonis
AFMW National Coordinator
SEPTEMBER 16TH 2019
- a number of AFMW Members have taken on MWIA responsbilities
- AFMW representation at the Centennial MWIA Congress in New York in July 2019
- AFMW representation at other international meetings include the World Health Assembly and the Commission on the Status of Women
- advocacy undertaken in the areas of safe working hours, decriminalisation of abortion, equitable fees for part time GP trainees, female genital mutilation, climate changeRead More »AFMW National Update Sept 2019