AMWA Board of Directors Nominations

Introducing AMWA's Distinguished Fellowship Program

Save The Date For Our Centennial Meeting!

April 23-26th, 2015   Palmer House Hilton, Chicago  

A Century of Advocacy and Mentoring and Education

Resources for Students and Residents

Networking and Supporting Attending Physicians


The AMWA Mission

The American Medical Women's Association is an organization which functions at the local, national, and international level to advance women in medicine and improve women's health. We achieve this by providing and developing leadership, advocacy, education, expertise, mentoring, and strategic alliances.

Member Benefits:

No matter where you are in your career, there are many reasons to join AMWA. Here’s a sampling of just a few membership benefits.

Career Development

Create your legacy with the support of the AMWA community.


A powerful local and national network for personal and professional growth.


Connect young leaders with AMWA physicians in 125 academic medical centers across the U.S.

Global Opportunities

Explore your interest in global health and international outreach.


Fellowships, grants and scholarships recognizing leadership, achievement and potential.


National, regional and local conferences, lectures webinars, and skills training workshops.

Recent AMWA News / View All News

Global Impact of NCD’s on Women

 Diversity Dialogues– Read about the Global Health of Women and Survey results here:

AMWA President on Frontline Medical Communications

VIDEO: Copper may cut microbial burden on common hospital surfaces

AMWA Diversity and Inclusion Section at STAND DOWN Event in Chicago

AMWA “Steps Up” in Support of A Safe Haven’s Inaugural Veteran STAND DOWN Event By Vanessa al Rashida, MD, click here for article.

AMWA’s Diversity and Inclusion Dialogue has begun.

Check out this informative webinar: Have you ever felt like people say certain things to you because of your race, gender, or other identity? For example have you been told…