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

Networking and Supporting Attending Physicians

AMWA History

Learn more about the extraordinary history of our organization!


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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AMWA 2019 Interim Meeting Highlights

AMWA’s 2019 Interim Meeting was held in Washington, DC and represented the culmination of 4 months of strategic planning by the AMWA leadership team.  The result was a newly refined…

AMWA Leaders Meet with Congresswoman Dr. Kim Shrier

On National Physician’s Day, AMWA President Dr. Roberta Gebhard and Executive Director Dr. Eliza met Congresswoman Dr. Kim Shrier, who is notably the only woman physician currently serving in Congress. …

AMWA Corporate Advisory Board Meeting 2019

AMWA’s 2019 Corporate Advisory Board Meeting was held on Friday, March 29, 2019 in Washington DC with stakeholders, corporate members, and allies.  Dr. Janine Clayton, Director of the NIH Office…

AMA Nomination Opportunities

AMA nomination opportunities for leadership in key medical education organizations Qualified and interested AMA members are invited to seek AMA nomination for opportunities with the following organizations: Accreditation Council for…