2015 Interim Meeting

September 19-20, 2016, hosted by the GWU AMWA Student Branch. Registration is now open!

AMWA History

Learn more about the extraordinary history of our organization!

Centennial Meeting


Introducing AMWA's Distinguished Fellowship Program

A Century of Advocacy and Mentoring and Education

Resources for Students and Residents

Networking and Supporting Attending Physicians


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.

Privacy Policy

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MWIA and AMWA were well represented by members during CSW in March 2015 at the United Nations. Drs. Murthy and Keswani have been following the various UN activities with regard…

AMWA has received a generous bequest from the trust of Dr. Lilo Suskind

We thank Dr. Suskind for her generosity and dedication to AMWA’s mission and vision. Click here for Dr. Suskind’s Obituary.

Advocacy Committee seeking aid for Death with Dignity Bill

The Advocacy Committee is looking for an additional person to help the legislative counsel for Councilmember Mary Cheh who introduced the Death with Dignity Act in DC a few months…