AMWA Honors Women Physicians in World War I

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AMWA's 102nd Anniversary Meeting

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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 President Speaks on the Gender Gap in Medicine

Large Gender Gap Seen in Physician Compensation Yakima Valley Women Contribute to Boom in Health Care Industry A State-By-State Breakdown of the Striking Gender Gap in Doctors’ Pay

Mother and Daughter Team Up on Presentation at the BMWF Meeting

Dr. Connie Newman and her daughter Vanessa Tobert attended the BMWF Centenary meeting and presented a poster on solutions for the prevention and treatment of obesity in the UK. The…

100 Years of Medical Women: British Medical Women’s Federation Hosted Centennial Celebration

The British Medical Women’s Federation (BMWF) held its centenary meeting (100 Years of Medical Women: The Past, Present, and Future) in London May 10-13. Attending from AMWA were Connie Newman,…

Get Involved in the National Rally for Healthcare July 15

A new grassroots activist group called Our Healthcare, Our Right is encouraging all advocates of the ACA/opponents of the AHCA to join them on July 15 to advocate for more sensible, bipartisan reform and…