The AMWA 104th Anniversary Annual Meeting will be held in conjunction with the Centennial MWIA Congress
July 25 – 28, 2019, in New York City!

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AMWA Honors Women Physicians in World War I

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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 and MWIA Leaders Attend the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women

The MWIA UN NGO representatives Dr. Satty Keswani and Dr. Mini Murthy organized a parallel event on March 14, 2018 during the 62nd Commission on the Status of Women in New…