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The American Medical Women’s Association
Leadership Development Conference for Women in Medicine
March 26 – 29, 2020 in Indianapolis, Indiana


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

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Revolution by Resolution: Advancing Gender Equity in Medical Societies State by State

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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.

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Explore your interest in global health and international outreach.


Fellowships, grants and scholarships recognizing leadership, achievement and potential.


National, regional and local conferences, leadership graduate degree scholarships, lectures, webinars, and skills training workshops.

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