External gynaecological oncology websites

The following websites are recommended resources by the Gynaecological Oncology Network.

Australasian Lymphology Association


Professional association to promote awareness of, and provide best practice in, the management of lymphoedema.

Australian Society of Gynaecological Oncologists


Professional society for registered specialists in gynaecologic oncology to promote a high standard of care and to foster teaching and research.

Cancer Australia


Federal government agency to reduce the impact of cancer, address disparities and improve outcomes for people affected by cancer by leading and coordinating national, evidence-based interventions across the continuum of care.

Cancer Institute of NSW


NSW Health agency to reduce the incidence of cancer, increase the survival of people with cancer, and improve the quality of life of people with cancer.

Clinical Oncological Society of Australia (COSA)


Professional society using education, networks, advocacy and research to improve cancer care and control through collaboration.



The Cancer Institute provides this collection of evidence-based, consensus driven cancer treatment protocols and information for use at the point of care.

NCCN Distress Management: Distress Thermometer and Problem List


National Comprehensive Cancer Network created this screening tool as part of their distress management guideline. The thermometer measures distress on a 0-10 scale. The problem list considers problems in five areas: practical, family, emotional, spiritual/religious and physical.

Palliative Care Australia


The national peak body for palliative care which aims to improve access to, and promote the need for, palliative care.

Palliative Care NSW


Professional association which aims to improve access to, and promote the need for, palliative care. It provides resources and facilitates professional networks.

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists


RANZCOG trains and accredits doctors throughout Australia and New Zealand in the specialties of obstetrics and gynaecology. It also supports research into women’s health.

Cancer Council Australia


Information and support for families affected by cancer as well as research and prevention.

Carer Gateway


An Australian Government program providing free services and support for carers.

Cancer Voices NSW


Advocacy organisation aiming to improve the experience of people diagnosed with cancer.

National Cervical Screen Program


The National Cervical Screening Program aims to prevent cervical cancer with regular testing. Cervical screening is a straightforward test performed by your doctor, nurse or health worker.

Radiation Oncology Targeting Cancer


Developed by The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists, this site aims to increase awareness of radiation therapy as an effective, safe and sophisticated treatment for cancer.

Transport for health


Information for people who require transport to, or from, a health facility such as a hospital or rehabilitation unit, includes the Isolated Patients Travel and Accommodation Assistance Scheme and Patient Transport Service.

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