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.
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.
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.
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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The Haffizulla Family Scholarship Fund was founded by 2014-15 AMWA President Dr. Farzanna Haffizulla during her term of office. During her tenure on the executive board, Dr. Haffizulla founded AMWA’s…
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and AMWA co-sponsored Human Trafficking: A Summit to Engage Healthcare Organizations on September 21, 2015, bringing together over 50 organizations and institutions…
The AMWA Centennial Interim Meeting brought together over 75 physicians, residents, and students for a weekend of networking and strategic planning. Highlights of the meeting included the Women in Medicine…