BSSVD Membership

Who Can Join?

The BSSVD welcomes new members.
Membership is open to any health professionals with an interest in vulval disease. Junior membership is open to health professionals in training.

Why Should You Join?

Members of the British Society For The Study of Vulval Diseases receive numerous benefits and have the opportunity to demonstrate their commitment and support to the education and research in vulval diseases. Be part of the progressing BSSVD and have a say in the direction of travel. There is a lower rate membership fee for junior doctors and non-medical health professionals.

Benefits of Membership

  • Special rate of registration fees and accommodation costs when attending BSSVD meetings.
  • Eligibility to apply for research grants, visiting fellowships and travel bursaries.
  • Opportunity to network with like-minded professionals.
  • Access to educational material including guidelines and reviews.
  • Biannual Newsletter to keep up-to-date with BSSVD activities and political issues.
  • Opportunities for gaining e-CPD credits.
  • Notification of educational activities from allied societies.
  • BSSVD is a recognised body by the ACCEA – the body which deals with Clinical Excellence.
  • Hearing about latest news, research, training events, conferences, other conferences/meetings relevant to vulval disease and how they can support us further.

Awards in England and Wales. Members have the opportunity to obtain BSSVD support.

Current Fees

Cost of annual membership is £50 and £10 for junior members (trainees).

How to Join

Applications will be vetted by a BSSVD Committee member. A new online membership application is coming very soon. In the meantime please read the section below for your next steps.

Application Form

Please send us an email to show your interest.

The International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Disease invites you to join ($150 annual fees).

Benefits of Membership:

  • Networking with other professionals with an interest in vulvar disease.
  • Receive a print and online subscription to The Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease.
  • Receive quarterly newsletters.
  • Gain Member Only Access to our Member Directory.
  • Networking with other professionals with an interest in vulvar disease.
  • Gain Member Only Access to our Member Discussion Forum for sharing thoughts, questions and opinions.
  • Gain Member Only Access to our shared ASCCP/ISSVD Image Gallery.
  • A great resource of high quality images to be used in presentations at no charge.
  • Receive discounted member/fellow rates for registration fees.

For more information about joining ISSVD: