The Centennial MWIA Congress Hosted by AMWA
July 25 – 28, 2019, New York City

Networking and Supporting Attending Physicians

AMWA History

Learn more about the extraordinary history of our organization!


The AMWA Mission

To advance women in medicine, advocate for equity, and ensure excellence in health care.

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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AMWA Leader Dr. Saralyn Mark (founder of iGIANT) to speak at National Space Council

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American Medical Women’s Association Speaks Out on Need for Gun Violence Prevention

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MWIA Centennial Congress Report

The American Medical Women’s Association was honored to host the Centennial Congress of the Medical Women’s International Association at the Brooklyn Bridge Marriott. Over 1200 delegates and attendees from more…