At the ISSVD XIX World Congress in July 2007, a decision was made to broaden the criteria for joining the society. There are now two ways to participate in the Society. You can now join the ISSVD as a Member at anytime and change to Fellow status by presenting an abstract at a World Congress. Both categories are restricted to healthcare professionals. To become a Fellow * or Member, you must have displayed a particular interest in and knowledge of vulvovaginal diseases.
Members have the following benefits:
Fellows have the following benefits:
*Members may present at a World Congress but it is not necessary.
*All Fellowship presentations are at the discretion of the Fellowship Approval Committee