Common vulval conditions: all that itches is not thrush

*Time is AEDT, see below for local times by state.

A webinar for health professionals

A free webinar for health professionals

This free webinar will use case studies to explore the diagnosis and management of some common vulval conditions and will include:

  • An anatomy refresher
  • Examination and consultation essentials to improve practice
  • Common vulval conditions: eczema, candida, lichen sclerosus, and lichen planus
  • Investigation, management options and when to refer.

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Learning objectives

After the webinar participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the most common vulval conditions seen across the reproductive lifespan 
  2. Manage common vulval conditions and discuss appropriate evidence based treatment options with patients
  3. Outline the risk factors for malignancy and the need for regular monitoring
  4. Implement a system to ensure those at high risk are referred for further investigation or to a specialist. 


This webinar is activity number 120079. It is accredited with 3 Category 2 QI&CPD points.
NOTE: This is a Category 2 activity, and does not count towards a GP's RANZCOG accreditation. 

Start times for the webinar across Australia

NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS: 7:30pm
SA 7:00pm
QLD: 6:30pm
NT: 6:00pm
WA: 4:30pm


Dr Karen Berzins

Dr Karen Berzins
Sexual Health Physician

Karen is a Sexual Health Physician at Melbourne Sexual Health Centre. She also works in the dermatology and vulval conditions clinic at the Mercy Hospital for Women in Heidelberg, Victoria. 

Dr Tanja Bohl

Dr Tanja Bohl
Jean Hailes Dermatologist

Tanja is a Dermatologist who works at the Jean Hailes medical centre in Clayton where she is part of the specialist vulval clinic. She also works in private practice in Gippsland in Victoria. She is the past president of the Australian and New Zealand Vulvovaginal Society (ANZVS).

Dr Kathyrn Cook

Dr Kathryn Cook
Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and Sexual Health Physician

Kathy is an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Mercy Hospital for Women and Gynaecologist at their specialist dermatology and vulval clinic. She also works as a Sexual Health Physician at Melbourne Sexual Health Clinic. Kathy is the current president of the Australian and New Zealand Vulvovaginal Society (ANZVS).

Dr Farrell

Dr Elizabeth Farrell
Jean Hailes Gynaecologist

Elizabeth is a founding board member of Jean Hailes for Women's Health, Adjunct Honorary Senior Lecturer in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University and a Director, Consultant Gynaecologist and Medical Director at Jean Hailes for Women's Health in Melbourne. She is a Past President of the Australasian Menopause Society and also of the Asia Pacific Menopause Federation.  

If you cannot attend on the night, please register anyway as we will provide a recording of the webinar to all registrants after the event.

Download the flyer (PDF).

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