Register Now For Our Centennial Meeting!

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

Introducing AMWA's Distinguished Fellowship Program

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.

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Women in War

AMWA’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee will be presenting a webinar on this topic, tune in now to get a preview of the discussion.  

Aging in America- Front and Center in 2015

Neelum Aggarwal, MD, AMWA’s Chief Diversity Officer is following the latest developments regarding this upcoming conference. Learn how to get involved here.

AMWA Leaders meet with US Department of Health & Human Services Officials

AMWA President Dr. Farzanna Haffizulla and Executive Director Dr. Eliza Chin met with Acting Surgeon General Dr. Boris Lushniak and Chief of Staff Dr. Robert DeMartino to discuss ways in…

AMWA Officers Election 2015

October is election month for our organization as we vote for a President- Elect, who will serve as our President in 2016-2017, when AMWA is in its second century.  The…