For Health Practitioners


Western Sydney University Do you experience endometriosis-related pain and associated symptoms? Do you live in New South Wales? NICM Health Research Institute’s Associate Professor Mike Armour is leading the EndoCann Trial. Summary: The research team are seeking participants to be involved in a clinical trial examining the efficacy and safety of two different medicinal cannabis […]

Exploring Experiences Following a Normal Laparoscopy for Pelvic Pain

University of Melbourne Research Team: Principle Investigator: Prof. Sonia Grover Research Coordinator: Ms Sena Arpaci Summary: Our research focuses on understanding the emotional experiences and health-seeking responses of individuals assigned female at birth (AFAB) who have undergone a normal laparoscopy for persistent pelvic pain. Pelvic pain, a condition rarely discussed, often results in prolonged suffering for […]

Characterisation of Generalised and Vulvar Pain in EDS/HSD and/or Vuvlodynia

University of Illionois, Chicago – College of Nursing Dr Jennifer Glayzer PhD and RN Research Team:  Primary Investigator: Dr Judith Schlaeger (PhD CNM) Dr Jennifer Glayzer Dr William Kobak Dr Bethany Bray Summary: Women (or AFAB individuals) with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS), a genetic connective tissue disorder, have an alarming 77% rate of dyspareunia (vaginal pain […]

Understanding the Healthcare Needs of People Living with Pelvic Pain

University of Tasmania, School of Psychological Sciences Chief Investigator: Dr Leesa Van Niekerk PhD Researcher: Ms Cate Andrews Investigators: Dr Kim Jose, Dr Marie-Louise Bird Summary: This study aims to understand the healthcare needs of people living with pelvic pain through qualitative one-on-one interviews. The study is open to all Australian women and gender diverse […]

Examining Experiences and Feelings about Diagnosis Delay in Endometriosis

Participant Acceptance has now closed. Future updates and findings of the study will be provided here.  Further Survey information This study is an online survey asking participants about their experiences and feelings about endometriosis diagnosis delay. Deakin University is seeking Australian adults who have been diagnosed with endometriosis or are suspected to have endometriosis by […]

Alyra Device Pelvic Pain Clinical Trial

Do you have period pain?  Alyra Biotech has developed a new intrauterine device (Alyra Device) to help people with difficult to manage period and pelvic pain, including people with endometriosis. Professor Louise Hull and the great team of doctors and nurses at PARC Research Centre located within the Royal Adelaide Hospital invite you to be […]

Endometriosis Pain Course

Research So Far On This Course… eCentreclinic has conducted   > 8 trials of this course More than 3,000 participants have enrolled in this course Published  > 10  studies evaluating this course We are conducting a clinical trial to investigate how helpful and acceptable people find an online psychological pain management program (the Endometriosis Pain Course), which is designed to […]

Men with Pelvic Pain

The relationship between estimates of puborectalis muscle stiffness made with shear wave elastography and electromyography in men with chronic pelvic pain

Menstrual Needs Study – UNIMELB

Please note that all surveys submissions have been obtained. We will keep this page updated with the future findings of this study when it becomes available. Exploring the physical, psychological, social, and medical needs of young women with heavy menstrual bleeding and pain This survey by the University of Melbourne aims to identify the needs […]

LongSTEPPP (Study)

LongSTEPPP stands for the Longitudinal Study of Teenagers with Endometriosis, Period and Pelvic Pain in Australia and is a 5-year study starting in 2022. LongSTEPPP believes that period and pelvic pain can be managed to prevent chronic pain and endometriosis. The study is for young people aged 10-18 years and their parent/guardian who have been referred […]