Woman in Science
The Woman in Science Award is given to a woman physician who has made exceptional contributions to medical science, especially in women's health, through her basic and /or clinical research, her publications and through leadership in her field.
1. Quality of Scientific Work
b. Basic or Clinical
c. Primary role (either primary investigator, co-investigator, or among many)
d. Current Involvement
e. Source of Grants
2. Publications - peer reviewed in scientific journals
3. High National Leadership Profile
a. Chair of important committees
4. Advocacy of Women's Health and Other Related Issues
b. Presidency of national scientific organization
c. Lectures on topic of work
5. Involvement in AMWA (only if the candidate is an AMWA member - not a prerequisite)
Pamela Lipsett, MD, MHPE
1993 Nanette Wenger, M.D.
1994 Suzanne W. Fletcher, M.D.
1995 Not Awarded
1996 Florence Haseltine, M.D.
1997 Olga Jonasson, M.D.
1998 Elizabeth Barrett-Connor, M.D.
1999 Bernadine Healy, M.D.
2000 Judith Lewis Herman, M.D.
2002 Marianne J. Legato, M.D., FACP
2003 Jo Ann Manson, M.D.
2004 Saroja Bharati, MD
2005 Etta Pisano, M.D., FACR
2006 Denise L. Faustman, MD, PhD
2007 Lori Jean Mosca, MD, MPH, PhD
2008 Linda C.Giudice, MD
2009 Mary Guinan, MD, MPH
2010 Carolyn Westhoff, MD
2011 Katherine Wisner, MD, MS
To Submit a Nominee:
See the Awards page to submit your nominee. A statement of interest along with the candidates CV and the Awards Application are and required to complete your nomination.
Awardees must be present at the Awards Presentation Ceremony at AMWA's Annual Meeting in order to be eligible to receive an award.