Join IGCS today and be a part of the leading global society advancing gynecologic cancer care around the world.

In addition to the valuable educational resources and training opportunities, you will also be supporting the society’s mission to enhance the care of women with gynecologic cancer worldwide through education and training and public awareness.

Journal Access

Online Subscription to the International Journal of Gynecological Cancer (IJGC). Depending on your member type, a journal subscription is included with IGCS Membership or may be purchased for only $15.00 USD in addition to dues.

Read the latest articles, which include evidence-based content on the detection, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of gynecologic malignancies. IJGC emphasizes a multidisciplinary approach and includes original research and expert reviews.  Submit your research for publication or volunteer to review manuscripts.

Network & Collaborate Online with Colleagues

  • IGCS Member Directory connects you with other members around the world.
  • The Online Member Community (SocialLink) allows members to participate in discussions and connect with other members in a private community. 
  • The Early Career Research & Publication Network connects experienced mentors with young doctors to develop and promote research project ideas and discuss publications and scientific writing as a critical component of career development via online discussion boards, video conferencing, and in-person meetings.
Access Educational Resources developed by the IGCS Education Committee Online in the Education Portal

  • Recorded Presentations from IGCS Meetings and Collaborative Meetings
  • Surgical Videos
  • Education Exchange Videos and Virtual Case Discussions
  • In the Know: Gyn Onc Literature of Significance
  • Palliative Care Certificate Program (coming soon!)
Access to AAGL’s SurgeryU Video Library

SurgeryU delivers high-quality, peer-reviewed surgical video to members of the AAGL and partner societies such as the IGCS through a live and on-demand video library.

The library contains over 1200 surgical videos to educate gynecologic surgeons of all levels on minimally invasive surgical techniques.

Training & Funding

IGCS members from low-income economies are eligible to apply for travel grants to attend IGCS meetings, such as the Shingo Fujii Young Doctors’ Summit. Members also may be eligible to enroll as Fellows in the Global Curriculum & Mentorship Program or participate in the newly established Visiting Scholars & Mentorship Program.

Become a Mentor

Members may volunteer to participate as mentors and teachers in the IGCS Global Curriculum & Mentorship Program and/or Visiting Scholars & Mentorship Program. Global Curriculum Mentors are needed to assess the trainees’ progress and conduct site visits to work with mentee(s) and the local faculty at their home institution. Host Mentors are also needed to host Visiting Scholars for training in special topics for up to three months.

Reduced Rates to IGCS Meetings

The IGCS Annual Global Meeting attracts attendance from the global gynecologic-oncology community and takes place in different regions of the world each year (Rome, 2020, New York, 2021).

The Annual Global Meeting features a state-of-the-art scientific program, and also reflects IGCS’s unique role in advancing women’s healthcare in middle- and low-resource settings.

Voting Rights & Eligibility for Leadership Positions

IGCS members have voting privileges (except for senior members) to elect Council Members every two years and are provided with many exclusive opportunities for involvement within the Society. Members may apply to serve on Council or on committees of interest.


Join IGCS in the fight against women’s cancer worldwide.
Email cathy.fearing@igcs.org for assistance.