A community of professionals working to promote health encourage the professional and personal development of those in medicine, healthcare and health-related fields and provide a range of mentorship, educational and charitable programs that make a difference.
Why You Should Join
AMWA can make a real difference for you through our programs and services--AND AMWA membership saves you money too!
Discounts on AMWA-sponsored meetings, conferences, seminars, online continuing education.
- The Resident e-publication, AMWA Resident Quarterly (ARQ) is a venue for you to publish your thoughts, articles, research. For more information, go to our Media page: http://www.amwa-doc.org/residents/media
- AMWA Connections newsletter keeps you current.
- AMWA's Annual Meeting includes CME presentations that address advances in health, as well as opportunities for presentation of research.
- Networking opportunities and access to the unique knowledge and experiences of other female physicians through the Charlotte Edwards Maguire MD mentorship database program.
- Automatic Medical Women's International Association (MWIA-www.mwia.net ) membership. The MWIA is an association of medical women representing women doctors from five continents, actively working against gender related inequalities in the medical profession.
- AMWA advocates and supports diverse public health education initiatives, with special focus on under-addressed issues in women's health and advocacy on behalf of women's health and research.
- AMWA works to advance legislation, regulations, and policies on Capitol Hill that benefit our members & improve health care for all.
- AMWA actively participates in coalitions to improve health care access and services.
- AMWA has a national awards program specifically suited for residents including. For more information, go to our Awards page: http://www.amwa-doc.org/residents/awards
- Past issues of the peer-reviewed scientific publication, The Journal of American Medical Women's Association (JAMWA), are accessible on the AMWA web site.