ANZGOG’s 960 plus members are based at over 52 hospitals, universities and research institutions in Australia and New Zealand. These members volunteer their time to help operate the organisation and take part in tumour working groups, research and advisory committees.

Research Advisory Committee

The Research Advisory Committee members represent all gynaecological cancer disciplines, allied therapies as well as pure science and have input from women who have had a gynaecological cancer. The Committee meets four times annually in February, March/April, July/August, and October to review new projects.

Chair – Alison Davis

Tumour Working Groups

There are three tumour working groups under the Research Advisory Committee which meet twice per annum to consider and develop new research concepts for ANZGOG.


Uterine – Yoland Antill & Rhonda Farrell
Ovarian – Philip Beale
Cervix – Jeffrey Goh

Other committees

Other committees supporting the operation of ANZGOG’s research development and clinical trials are the Quality Assurance Committee, Study Coordinators Committee, OASIS Steering Committee, TR-ANZGOG Steering Committee, and the Consumer Research Panel. Women who have experienced a gynaecological cancers act as research reviewers on the Consumer Research Panel as well as ANZGOG Ambassador.


Consumer Research Panel – Wanda Lawson
OASIS Steering Committee – Michael Friedlander AM
Quality Assurance Committee – Pearly Khaw
Study Coordinators Committee – Sue Brew
TR-ANZGOG Steering Committee – Anna de Fazio

ASM Committee

The Annual Scientific Meeting Committee develop the education and information program for the annual symposium and invite international guest speakers to provide the latest insights into research into gynaecological cancers.

2020 Chair – Paul Cohen

For the full list of our committees, please click on the link under ‘Useful Links’. Alternatively, you can contact ANZGOG Chief Executive, Alison Evans for further information,