AMWA 2018 Interim Meeting

Join us September 15 - 16, 2018, for the 2018 Interim Meeting at Van Hoosen Farm!


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

AMWA Honors Women Physicians in World War I

Networking and Supporting Attending Physicians

AMWA History

Learn more about the extraordinary history of our organization!

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Raise money for your branch by recruiting corporate members


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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Alzheimer’s Disease in Physicians — Assessing Professional Competence and Tempering Stigma

Gayatri Devi, MD President, AMWA 2012-2013, wrote recently about Alzheimer’s Disease in Physicians — Assessing Professional Competence and Tempering Stigma. This is a unique consideration in the management of a…

Here’s How the Proposed CVS-Aetna Merger Could Increase Costs, Restrict Access

Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber, MD, President AMWA 2015 – 2016, discussed the CVS and Aetna merger and its potential adverse effects on patients. “While the U.S. Department of Justice may not have…

AMWA is an Allied Organization with Vision2020: Equality in Sight

Host a Vision 2020 Toast to Tenacity, promote gender equality on social media, or attend a free luncheon in Philadelphia. The 19th Amendment — Women’s Right to Vote — Turns…

Evolving Toward More Personalized Care for Men and Women: Incorporating Sex and Gender into the Treatment Paradigm

The American Medical Women’s Association announces the re-launch of the Sex and Gender Health Collaborative (formerly known as the Sex and Gender Women’s Health Collaborative). Over the past twenty years,…