News

This section contains all the latest news and information from the Vulval Pain Society.

Podcast and transcript now available for 'Airing Pain' programme on vulvodynia

Link to podcast for Airing Pain Programme 87: Vulvodynia

If you missed the recent Airing Pain radio programme on vulvodynia, you can now access the audio podcast from the Pain Concern website. Pain Concern's thirty-minute programme features Dr Winston de Mello, Dr David Nunns and Dr Rebekah Shallcross talking about vulvodynia.

A transcript of the programme is available on the VPS website if this is more convenient.

For more information on the programme and the interviewees, click on the 'Read more' link below.

Read more: Podcast and transcript now available for 'Airing Pain' programme on vulvodynia

Manchester Vulval Support Network: meeting on Thursday 8 December 2016, 7.00 pm

Read the text-only version of this flyer for the Manchester Vulval Support Network meeting

Vulval Dermatology in Practice Masterclass, Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, London, 10 November 2016

Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital have sent us details of their forthcoming Vulval Dermatology masterclass, which we give below. Please note that this class is aimed at health professionals rather than patients.

The Guy’s and St Thomas’ Vulval Dermatology in Practice Masterclass, taking place on 10 November 2016 in London, is a unique half-day masterclass run by dermatology specialist Dr Fiona Lewis. It offers an interactive learning experience that brings case studies to life and provides delegates with the opportunity to expand their expertise through practical sessions.

Read more: Vulval Dermatology in Practice Masterclass, Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, London, 10 November 2016

Manchester Vulval Support Network: meeting on Thursday 15 September 2016, 7.00 pm

Read the text-only version of this flyer for the Manchester Vulval Support Network meeting

New Facebook group for male partners of vulvodynia sufferers

Partners of Vulvodynia logo linking to the group's Facebook page

Partners of Vulvodynia is a new Facebook group for men whose partners suffer from vulval pain. They say 'This group has been set up for men whose partners are suffering from vulvodynia. It's important that we offer support and help raise awareness around this rare condition'.

To join the group, sign up with Facebook if you need to, then just follow the above link to the group page and follow the instructions on the page.